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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626 -- Trials, litigation, etc,
  • Philosophers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Statesmen -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Lawyers -- Great Britain -- Biography

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Jonathan Marwil.
LC ClassificationsB1197 .M46
The Physical Object
Pagination236 p. ;
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5207307M
ISBN 100814315496
LC Control Number75033650

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The trials of counsel--Francis Bacon in [Jonathan Marwil] -- "In May Francis Bacon's political career came to an abrupt end as a consequence of his being impeached from the office of Lord Chancellor of England. Jonathan Marwil is a historian and the author of The Trials of Counsel: Francis Bacon in and Frederic Manning: An Unfinished by: 3. 15 J. Marwil, The Trials of Counsel: Francis Bacon in (Detroit, ), 16 Krohn, ( in note 8 above), 17 D. R. Woolf, "John Seldon [sic], John Borough and Francis Bacon's History of. Bacon was the first recipient of the Queen's counsel designation, which was conferred in when Elizabeth I of England reserved Bacon as her legal advisor. After the accession of James VI and I in , Bacon was knighted. He was later created Baron Verulam in and Viscount St. Alban in Born: 22 January , Strand, London, England.

Of Counsel. Francis Bacon. Essays, Civil and Moral. 6 Therefore it is good to be conversant in them, especially the books of such as themselves have been actors upon the stage. 6 The counsels at this day in most places are but familiar meetings, where matters are rather talked on than debated. And they run too swift to the order or. He was the son of Sir Nicholas Bacon, lord keeper to Queen Elizabeth I. Francis Bacon was a member of Parliament in and his opposition to Elizabeth's tax program retarded his political advancement; only the efforts of the earl of Essex led Elizabeth to accept him as an unofficial member of her Learned Council. At Essex's trial in , Bacon, putting duty to the state . Francis Bacon, in full Francis Bacon, Viscount Saint Alban, also called (–18) Sir Francis Bacon, (born Janu , York House, London, England—died April 9, , London), lord chancellor of England (–21). A lawyer, statesman, philosopher, and master of the English tongue, he is remembered in literary terms for the sharp worldly wisdom of a few dozen . book reviews impeachment and parliamentary judicature in early on the trials of , see r. zaller, the parliament of a study in con- j. marwill, the trials of counsel: francis bacon in , at (i); m. prestwich, cran-field: politics and profits under the early stuarts .

Francis Bacon - Francis Bacon - Thought and writings: Bacon appears as an unusually original thinker for several reasons. In the first place he was writing, in the early 17th century, in something of a philosophical vacuum so far as England was concerned. The last great English philosopher, William of Ockham, had died in , two and a half centuries before the . Trials of Counsel Hardcover – January 1, by Jonathan L Marwil (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" 5/5(1). Vol 14 No 2 (): New Series Vol. 2, No 2 Published: Front Matter The Trials of Counsel, Francis Bacon in Jonathan L. Marwil (book author), Allan Pritchard (review author) (book translator), D. F. S. Thomson (book translator), James K. McConica (book annotator), Marjorie O’Rourke Boyle (review author). Francis Bacon, First Edition. You Searched For: The Trials of Counsel: Francis Bacon in Marwil, Jonathan L. Published by Wayne State University Press This copy of the book is of minor "Hollywood" interest, as it is stamped "Important! Return to Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. Story Dept." on the ffep; also, on the front pastedown is.