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" But because the distributions and partitions of knowledge are not like several lines that meet in one angle, and so touch but in a point; but are like branches of a tree, that meet in a stem, which hath a dimension and quantity of entireness and continuance,... "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England - Page xxv
by Francis Bacon - 1825
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The works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
...character, of the power of God, the difference of nature, and the use of man. But because the distributions and partitions of knowledge are not like several lines...in a stem, which hath a dimension and quantity of intireness and continuance, before it come to discontinue and break itself into arms and boughs : therefore...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 5

Francis Bacon - 1826
...reliquorum; quatn de calido et frigido, aut luce, aut vegetatione, aut similibus.' Aph. 1-7. (r) ' The partitions of knowledge are not like several lines...discontinue and break itself into arms and boughs : Is not the precept of a musician, to fall from a discord or harsh accord upon a concord or sweet...
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Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ...

George Walker - English prose literature - 1825 - 615 pages
...character, of the power of God, the difference of nature, and the use of man. But because the distributions and partitions of knowledge are not like several lines...in a stem, which hath a dimension and quantity of intireness and continuance, before it come to discontinue and break itself into arms and boughs : therefore...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 5

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - Law - 1826
...reliquorum; quam de calido et frigido, aut luce, aut vegetatione, aut similibus.' A ph. W7. (r) ' The partitions of knowledge are not like several lines...discontinue and break itself into arms and boughs : Is not the precept of a musician, to fall from a discord or harsh accord upon a concord or sweet...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: A New Edition:

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1826
...reliquorum; quam de calido et frigido, aut luce, aut vegetatione, aut similibus.' Aph. 127. (e) ' The partitions of knowledge are not like several lines...discontinue and break itself into arms and boughs : Is not the precept of a musician, to fall from a discord or harsh accord upon a concord or sweet...
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American Annals of Education, Volume 4

Education - 1829
...philosophies, divine, natural, and human.' — pp. 147-152. The distinction which is here made between ' several lines that meet in one angle, and so touch but in a point,' and ' the branches of a tree that meet in a stem, which 'hath a dimension and quantity of entireness...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 2

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 1825
...the playing of light upon the water? " Splendet tremulo sub lumine pontus." Because the distributions and partitions of knowledge are not like several lines that meet in one angle, and so touch kut in a point; but are like branches of a tree, that meet in a stem, which hath a dimension and quantity...
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Character of Lord Bacon: His Life and Works

Thomas Martin - Great Britain - 1835 - 367 pages
...should be formed; ' because,' says Bacon, with his usual felicity of illustration, ' the distributions and partitions of knowledge are not like several lines...quantity of entireness and continuance, before it comes to discontinue and break itself into arms and boughs.' This primitive or summary philosophy,...
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Remains, Volume 3

Alexander Knox - 1837
...compared philosophy in general to a tree whose many " branches meet in a stem," but which stem having a " dimension and quantity of entireness, and continuance...discontinue and break itself into arms and boughs," ought, therefore, to be duly apprehended " before we come" where the branches " part and divide themselves."...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...of nature, and the use of man. But becauseChe distributions and partitions of knowledge are noTlike ijk therefore it is "goo3, before we enter into the former distribution, to erect and constitute one...
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