New Atlantis, The

New Atlantis, The

Sir Francis Bacon’s 1627 account of a visit to the island of Bensalem, which abounds in scientic discoveries. [Br. Lit.: Haydn & Fuller, 515]
See: Utopia
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Among their topics are storm and spectacle in the opening of the globe; spectacular science in Shakespeare's The Tempest, Marlowe's Doctor Faustus, and Bacon's New Atlantis, the anti-spectacular in Timon of Athens; misrepresenting Jacobean tragedy in turn-of-the-century cinema; and a pictorial interpretation of King Richard III.
To celebrate the launch of the Emirates Beach, the award-winning airline has teamed up with the new Atlantis, The Palm resort in Dubai to offer Birmingham Mail readers the chance to win a fantastic fournight holiday flying direct from Birmingham International.
In New Atlantis, the voyagers, seasoned explorers, having given themselves up for lost appeal to God.
In New Atlantis, the narrator is shown the various laboratories of Salomon's House, all of which are intended to provide important benefits to society; knowledge for the sake of knowledge is insufficient.
To celebrate the launch of the Emirates Beach, the awardwinning airline has teamed up with the new Atlantis, The Palm resort in Dubai to offer Birmingham Mail readers the chance to win a fantastic fournight holiday flying direct from Birmingham International.
To celebrate the launch of the Emirates Beach, the award-winning airline has partnered with the new Atlantis, The Palm resort in Dubai to offer Birmingham Mail readers the chance to win a fantastic four night holiday flying direct from Birmingham International Airport.

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