Francis Bacon (1561-1626)
Bacon is also a candidate for authorship of the plays of William Shakespeare

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List of Works
[Advancement of Learning]   [Essays]   [New Atlantis]   [Novum Organum]  

Advancement of Learning (1623?) [GBWW,HTR]
  • HTML (Two pages, 131 KB & 342 KB) at Renascence Editions
  • HTML (509 KB; 185 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Paperback edition (Kessinger, 1997).
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Essays (1601) [HTR,HC]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at Bartleby.com
  • Text file (312 KB; 122 KB zipped) at Project Gutenberg
  • Finnish Text file (171 KB; 67 KB zipped; may be abridged) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Paperback edition (Kessinger Publishing, 1992, 184 pg).
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New Atlantis (1626) [GBWW,HTR,HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 102 KB) at Sir Francis Bacon's New Advancement of Learning
  • HTML (Single page, 86 KB) at the Constitution Society
  • Text file (85 KB) at the Constitution Society
  • HTML (107 KB; 40 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg
  • Spanish RTF (direct link) at Diccionario Teológico Mercabá (Translator Unknown)

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  • Paperback edition (Kessinger, 1997).
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Novum Organum (1620) [GBWW,HTR,HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 491 KB) at The Constitution Society (Translated by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis, and Douglas Denon Heath)
  • HTML (Single page, Preface and some aphorisms, 157 KB) at the Hanover Historical Texts Project (Translated by Basil Montague)
  • Latin HTML (8 pages, indexed) at The Classics Page at Ad Fontes Academy

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Peter Urbach and John Gibson (Open Court Publishing Company, 1994, 364 pg).
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Table-Talk
Taboo, Totem and
Tale of a Tub, A
Tale of Genji, The
Tale of Two Cities, A
Tales, Three (Flaubert)
Tales, Twenty-Three (Tolstoy)
Taming of the Shrew, The
Tao Te Ching
Tartuffe
Taste, On (Burke)
Taste, Of the Standard of (Hume)
Taurians, Iphigenia Among the
Teacher, On the
Tell-Tale Heart, The
Temperance
Tempest, The
Ten Philosophical Mistakes
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Tetrabiblos
Theaetetus
Thebes, Seven Against
Theogony
Theoretical Physics, On the Method of
Theory of Fictions
Theory of Inquiry; Logic, the
Theory of the Moral Sentiments, The
Theory of Probabilities, Correspondence with Fermat on the
Therapy, The Future Prospects of Psychoanalytic
Theses, Ninety-Five
Thesmophoriazusae, The
Things, On the Nature of
Things Past, Remembrance of
Think, How We
Thirukkural
Thoughts Concerning Education
Thoughts for the Times on War and Death
Thousand and One Arabian Nights, One
Three Dialogues
Three Musketeers, The
Three Stories (Flaubert)
Three Treatises (Luther)
Through the Looking-Glass
Thus Spake Zarathustra
Timaeus
Time and Free Will
Time Machine, The
Times, Hard
Timon of Athens
Tirukkural
Titus Andronicus
Toleration, Letter Concerning
Tolls, For Whom the Bell
Tom Jones
Tom Sawyer, The Adventures of
Topics
Tortilla Flat
Totem and Taboo
Tour to the Hebrides, Journal of a
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