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" The ancient opinion that man was Microcosmus, an abstract or model of the world, hath been fantastically strained by Paracelsus and the alchemists, as if there were to be found in man's body certain correspondences and parallels, which should have respect... "
Bacon: His Writings, and His Philosophy - Page 79
by George Lillie Craik - 1846
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The works of Francis Bacon, Volume 1

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
...we have said, ascending a little higher ; the ancient opinion that man was microcosrmis, an ahstract or model of the world, hath been fantastically strained...as if there Were to be found in man's body certain correspond ' ences and parallels, which should have respect to all varieties of things, as stars, planets,...
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the britsh and foreign medical review or quarterly journal of practical ...

john forbes m.d f.r.s. and john conolly m.d. - 1837
...Bacon, " that man was microcosmus, an abstract or model of the world," and which he speaks of as having been " fantastically strained by Paracelsus and the...planets, minerals, which are extant in the great world." This manifest foreknowledge of Jahn's darling theory may, perhaps, not without advantage, induce him...
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British and Foreign Medical Review: Or Quarterly Journal of ..., Volume 2

1837
...Bacon, " that man was microcosmus, an abstract or model of the world," and which he speaks of as having been " fantastically strained by Paracelsus and the...planets, minerals, which are extant in the great world." This manifest foreknowledge of Jahn's darling theory may, perhaps, not without advantage, induce him...
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A Statistical Account of the British Empire: Exhibiting Its Extent ..., Volume 2

John Ramsay McCulloch - Great Britain - 1837
...thing observed in inorganic matter. This complexity and completeness of the human body almost justified the ancient opinion " that man was microcosmus, — an abstract or model of the world." For, dust and ashes as it is, who can survey the ruins of the human frame, the bare skeleton to * Lancet,...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1838 - 832 pages
...LEARNING. To speak therefore of medicine, and to resume that we have said, ascending a little higher j the ancient opinion that man was microcosmus, an abstract or model of the world, hath been fantasticallystrained by Paracelsus and the alchemists, as if there were to be found in man's body...
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A Statistical Account of the British Empire: Exhibiting Its Extent ..., Volume 2

John Ramsay McCulloch - Great Britain - 1839 - 718 pages
...tiling observed in inorganic matter. This complexity and completeness of the human body almost justified the ancient opinion "that man was microcosmus, — an abstract or model of the world." For, dust and ashes as it is, who can survey the ruins of the human frame, the bare skeleton to winch...
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...that we have said, ascending a little higher: the ancient opinion that man tras 3 Of the common bond. microcosmus, an abstract or model of the world, hath...planets, minerals, which are extant in the great world. Hut thus much is evidently true, that of all substances which nature hath produced, man's body is the...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...exact. To speak therefore of medicine, and to resume that we have said, ascending a little higher; the ancient opinion that man was microcosmus, an abstract...and the alchemists, as if there were to be found in man'8 body certain correspondences and parallels, which should have respect to all varieties of things,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...exact. To speak therefore of medicine, and to resume that we have said, ascending a little higher ; the ancient opinion that man was microcosmus, an abstract...been fantastically strained by Paracelsus and the alchymists, as if there were to be found in man's body certain correspondences and parallels, which...
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The Works Of France Bacon

Basil Montagu - 1852
...resume that we have said, ascending a little higher ; the ancient opinion that man was microcosrnus, an abstract or model of the world, hath been fantastically strained by Paracelsus and the alchymists, as if there were to be found in man's body certain correspondences and parallels, which...
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