CONTENTS
OF
THE FIRST VOLUME.
LIFE OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE FRANCIS BACON, BARON OF VERULAM, BY WILLIAM RAWLEY, D.D.
1
PHILOSOPHICAL WORKS.
 
GENERAL PREFACE to the PHILOSOPHICAL WORKS, by ROBERT LESLIE ELLIS
21
PART I.
 
WORKS PUBLISHED, OR DESIGNED FOR PUBLICATION, AS PARTS OF THE INSTAURATIO MAGNA.
 
NOVUM ORGANUM.
 
PREFACE TO THE NOVUM ORGANUM, by ROBERT LESLIE ELLIS
71
INSTAURATIO MAGNA
119
Præfatio
125
Distributio Operis
134
PARS SECUNDA OPERIS, QUÆ DICITUR NOVUM ORGANUM
149
Præfatio
151
Aphorismi de Interpretatione Naturæ et Regno Hominis
157
Liber Secundus Aphorismorum de Interpretatione Naturæ sive de Regno Hominis
227
PARASCEVE AD HISTORIAM NATURALEM ET EXPERIMENTALEM.
 
PREFACE
369
DESCRIPTIO HISTORIÆ NATURALIS ET EXPERIMENTALIS QUALIS SUFFICIAT ET SIT IN ORDINE AD BASIN ET FUNDAMENTA PHILOSOPHIÆ VERÆ
393
APHORISMI DE CONFICIENDA HISTORIA PRIMA
395
CATALOGUS HISTORIARUM PARTICULARIUM, SECUNDUM CAPITA
405
DE AUGMENTIS SCIENTIARUM.
 
PREFACE
415
PARTITIONES SCIENTIARUM, ET ARGUMENTA SINGULORUM CAPITUM
425
DE DIGNITATE ET AUGMENTIS SCIENTIARUM
 
Liber primus
431
Liber secundus
485
Liber tertius
539
Liber quartus
579
Liber quintus
614
Liber sextus
651
Liber septimus
713
Liber octavus
745
Liber nonus
829
NOVUS ORBIS SCIENTIARUM, SIVE DESIDERATA
838
APPENDIX ON THE ART OF WRITING IN CIPHER
841