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Origin and authority in seventeenth-century England : Bacon, Milton, Butler / Alvin Snider.

Author:
Snider, Alvin Martin, 1954- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, c1994.
Description:
viii, 286 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-278) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Origin, Error, Ideology -- Pt. 1. Francis Bacon: Organon and Origin. 1. 'Pure and Uncorrupted Natural Knowledge'. 2. Writing Error in the Novum Organum. 3. Authorizing Aphorism. 4. Legitimation and the Origin of Restoration Science -- Pt. 2. Seeing Double in Paradise Lost. 5. Beginning Late. 6. Who Himself Beginning Knew? 7. The Figure in the Mirror -- Pt. 3. Butler's Hudibras: The Post-Epic Condition. 8. 'As Aeneas Bore His Sire'. 9. Metaphysick Wit. 10. A Babylonish Dialect. 11. By Equivocation Swear.
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ISBN:
0802028659
OCLC:
29910983
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