Personal History of Lord Bacon: From Unpublished Papers

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J. Murray, 1861 - Philosophers - 388 pages
 

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Contents

Difficulties of the satirical theory
13
Bacons fame as a member of Parliament
14
Nession of 153 Bacons speech on subsidies
15
Anthony comes home The brothers at Grays Inn Square Sir Nicholas Bacon Dealings with the Jews
16
A Queens ward Bucium to Ludy Ann Feb 18 1592
17
Session of 1593 Principal members of the Commons War and plaque State of London
18
Bacon proposes his great law reform
19
Check to the Government Lord Campbells mistake
20
Burghleys proposal for double subsidies
21
Bacons famous speech and defeat of the Crown
22
Bacon defends his speech
23
Raleigh proposes a compromise
24
Defeat of the Government
25
The forged libels against Elizabeth
26
Bacons fame as a member of Parliament
27
Anthony comes home The brothers at Grays Inn Square Sir Nicholas Bacon Dealings with the Jews
28
A Queens ward
30
Bacon to Lady Ann Feb 18 1592
31
Lady Ann to Anthony Bacon May 24 1592
32
Session of 1593 Principal members of the Commons War and plague State of London
33
Bacon proposes his great law reform
34
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35
Bacons famous speech and defeat of the Crown
36
Bacon defends his speech
38
Defeat of the Government
39
CHAPTER III
41
Catherine Carey Her grandson Robert Devereux Earl of Essex
42
Scandals against Queen Elizabeth
43
Elizabeths relation to Essex
44
Essex and Francis Bacon Bacons poverty
45
The brothers in debt Designs for raising money Spencer
47
Bacon sick
48
Anthony and Francis enter the Earls service
49
Duns at Grays
50
Visit to Gorhambury Anthonys easy nature
56
Sir Walter Raleigh Bacons proposed compliment to
62
Guiana voyage
68
clares the crime high treason
76
News from Cadiz
77
my level and her children
78
Lady Ann to Anthony Bacon July 10 1596
79
Bacons differences with Essex
80
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81
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82
Lady Leicester and her children
83
Blount
84
Blounts influence Essex choice between Bacon and Blount
85
Session of 1597 Bacon member for Ipswich
86
Great motion on the State of the Country
87
Yeomen and the land Deer and parks
88
Jesuits on the land question
89
Bacons proposals
90
Essex opposes Bacons bills
91
Grant of Cheltenham and Charlton Kings
92
CHAPTER II
94
Plan of the plotters
95
Irish insurrection
96
Movement of English troops
97
Coke marries Lady Hatton
98
Essex visits Grays Inn Bacons advice rejected
99
The Jesuits approve the plot
100
Lord Southampton
101
Essex confers with ONeile
102
Armaments in England Essex returns
103
Shakespeares Richard the Second Essex arrested
104
Essex deserted by all save Bacon
106
CHAPTER VI
113
Elizabeth at Whitehall
119
Bacon to King James Aug 13 1613
179
Bacon made AttorneyGeneral Coke indignant
181
Curious debate on these elections Vast popularity of the AttorneyGeneral
183
Page
185
St John sent to the Tower
186
His amazing abjectness
187
St John to the King
188
Lord Campbells mistakes
189
The case of Peacham
190
His infamous character
191
Condemned by Archbishop Abbott
192
Discovery of his political libels
193
Peachams accusation of his patron John Paulett
194
Commission of examination
195
Question by torture
196
Character of the age
198
Peachams condemnation
200
Macaulays assertion on the practice of consulting the judges
202
The precedent of Legate
203
John Churchill
265
CHAPTER II
291
Division of spoil among the confederates Fall of Montagu
292
Bacons fine remitted
293
Busy with his books His witty sayings Applies for the Provostship of Eton
294
Bacon to Conway Mar 25 1623
295
Dignity of Bacons conduct
297
Ditto Conway Apl 23 1623
298
Buckingham adverse Provostship given Sir Henry Wotton
299
Fall of his enemies Coke Misery of Sir John Villiers
300
Fall of Churchill and Cranfield
301
Death of Bacon
302
LETTER FROM ANN LADY BACON TO LORD BURGHLEY
305
LETTERS FROM LADY BACON TO HER SON ANTHONY
308
LETTER FROM ANNE BACON TO HER BROTHERS FRANCIS AND ANTHONY
332
LETTERS FROM FRANCIS BACON TO VARIOUS PERSONS
333
V GRANTS FROM QUEEN ELIZABETH TO EDWARD BACON AND FRANCIS BACON
354
LETTER FROM ANTHONY BACON TO FRANCIS BACON
382
LETTERS BY THE EARL OF ESSEX
383
EXTRACTS FROM THE PRIVY COUNCIL REGISTERS
384
REPORT BY BACON AND OTHERS TO THE PRIVY COUNCIL
388
Picture of Bacon in his youth
1
Catherine Carey Her grandson Robert Devereux Earl of Essex
2
Scandals against Queen Elizabeth
3
Elizabeths relation to Essex
4
Essex and Francis Bacon Bacons poverty Bacon to Lady Ann Apl 16 1593
5
The brothers in debt Designs for raising money Spencer the miser
6
Bacon sick Bacon to Lady Paulett Sep 23 1593
7
Anthony and Francis enter the Earls service
8
9 Roman Catholics in command
9
Coke takes advantage of
10
Essex confers with ONeile
11
Armaments in England Essex returns
12
Shakespeares Richard the Second Essex arrested
13
Montjoy goes to Dublin Woods confession
14
Essex deserted by all save Bacon
15
Bacons generosity
16
Churchills evidence
17
Bacons confidence
18
98
19
The twentytwo charges
20
The case sent up to the Lords
21
PRINTED BY W CLOWES AND SONS STAMFORD STREET
22
Bacons selfexamination
23
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Preliminary vote in the Peers
24
Bacons confession
25
Ley delivers sentence
26

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