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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English


  • Bacon, Roger, -- 1214?-1294,
  • Bacon, Roger, -- 1214?-1294 -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1914 ed.

Statementcontributed by various writers on the occasion of the commemoration of the seventh centenary of his birth.
ContributionsBacon, Roger, 1214?-1294
LC ClassificationsB765.B24 L6 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination425 p.
Number of Pages425
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16397034M
LC Control Number71173549

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Roger Bacon, byname Doctor Mirabilis (Latin: “Wonderful Teacher”), (born c. , Ilchester, Somerset, or Bisley, Gloucester?, England—died , Oxford?), English Franciscan philosopher and educational reformer who was a major medieval proponent of experimental studied mathematics, astronomy, optics, alchemy, and was the first European to describe in detail. OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: On Roger Bacon's life and works, by A.G. LittleDer Einfluss des Robert Grosseteste auf die wissenschaftliche Richtung des Roger Bacon, von L. BaurLa place de Roger Bacon parmi les philosophes du xiii siècle, par F. PicavetRoger Bacon and the Latin vulgate, by F.A. Gasquet.- . ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Roger Bacon in English literature, by Sir John Edwin SandysRoger Bacon's works, with . Roger Bacon has 83 books on Goodreads with ratings. Roger Bacon’s most popular book is The Mirror of Alchemy.

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Roger Bacon was an English monk as well as a member of the Franciscans order. he was educated in Oxford Paris, and taught Philosophy for seven years in Paris. He was known to some as Doctor mirabilis, the wonderful doctor; to other as Friar Bacon; and still to others as a necromancer, Bacon was respected for the powers he presumably possessed. Before Bacon entered the order he had written many essays and treatises on the subjects he taught in the school, for his pupils only, or for friends who had requested him to do so, as he confesses in his letter of dedication of the "Opus Majus" sent to the pope: "Multa in alio statu conscripseram propter juvenum rudimenta" (the letter was. Essays and criticism on Roger Bacon - Criticism. William Whewell (essay date ) SOURCE: "The Innovators of the Middle Ages," in The Philosophy of the Inductive Sciences, Founded upon Their. Essayes: Religious Meditations. Places of Perswasion and Disswasion. Seene and Allowed () was the first published book by the philosopher, statesman and jurist Francis Essays are written in a wide range of styles, from the plain and unadorned to the epigrammatic. They cover topics drawn from both public and private life, and in each case the essays cover their topics.