Fact and Feeling: Baconian Science and the Nineteenth-Century Literary Imagination (Science & Literature)

ISBN: 9780299143541
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication Date: 1994-10-15
Number of pages: 288
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Examining the cultural debate about scientific method in 19th-century Britain, this study focuses on Francis Bacon to argue that literary figures were involved in constructing a methodology that would serve both science and literature, by bringing together reason and imagination.

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