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The Advancement of Learning

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Written by Francis BaconAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Francis Bacon
Series edited by Stephen Jay GouldAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Stephen Jay Gould

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 254 pages
  • Publisher: Modern Library
  • On Sale: October 2, 2001
  • Price: $15.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-375-75846-1 (0-375-75846-1)
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Francis Bacon was born in London in 1561. A powerful member of Parliament and lord chancellor under King James I, he was among the first of the English philosophers. He died in 1626.

Stephen Jay Gould is the Alexander Agassiz professor of zoology and professor of geology at Harvard and the Vincent Astor visiting professor of biology at New York University. Recent books include Full House, Dinosaur in a Haystack, and Questioning the Millennium. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and New York City.