Book: New Atlantis
Author: Francis Bacon





New Atlantis By Francis Bacon

Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook
Pages (PDF): 36
Publication Date: 1627

Download PDF
Download ePub
Download Kindle

Summary:

New Atlantis is a utopian novel by Sir Francis Bacon, published in Latin (as Nova Atlantis) in 1624 and in English in 1627. In this work, Bacon portrayed a vision of the future of human discovery and knowledge, expressing his aspirations and ideals for humankind. The novel depicts the creation of a utopian land where "generosity and enlightenment, dignity and splendour, piety and public spirit" are the commonly held qualities of the inhabitants of the mythical Bensalem.


More books you might like:

Looking Backward

Looking Backward
Edward Bellamy

News from Nowhere

News from Nowhere
William Morris

Unveiling a Parallel, A Romance

Unveiling a Parallel, A Romance
Alice Ilgenfritz Jones and Ella Merchant