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Hostage to Fortune By Lisa Jardine

Hostage to Fortune by Lisa Jardine

Condition - Very Good
$43.99
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Summary

This biography of Francis Bacon aims to expose the man behind the myth. Was he Queen Elizabeth's illegitimate son? Was he homosexual? Did he write Shakespeare? Did he die whilst stuffing a chicken with snow, to test the preservative powers of freezing?

Hostage to Fortune Summary

Hostage to Fortune: Troubled Life of Francis Bacon (1561-1626) by Lisa Jardine

This biography of Francis Bacon aims to expose the man behind the myth. Was he Queen Elizabeth's illegitimate son? Was he homosexual? Did he write Shakespeare? Did he die whilst stuffing a chicken with snow, to test the preservative powers of freezing?

Additional information

GOR002044120
9780575062337
0575062339
Hostage to Fortune: Troubled Life of Francis Bacon (1561-1626) by Lisa Jardine
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Orion Publishing Co
1998-03-19
640
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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