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" was profound and admirable, in making farms and houses of husbandry of a standard ; that is, maintained with such a proportion of land unto them as may breed a subject to live in convenient plenty, and no servile condition, and to keep the plough in the... "
Capital: A Critique of Political Economy - Page 841
by Karl Marx - 1906 - 869 pages
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The History of the Reign of King Henry the Seventh

Francis Bacon, Jerry Weinberger - History - 1996 - 260 pages
...384-89. See pp. 83, 87-88, 208-9, above. Henry for having divided land so equally and sufficiently as to "breed a subject to live in convenient plenty and no servile condition." 5 As a monarchist, Bacon was unable to push these Machiavellian principles as far as Harrington. Bacon...
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Soundings of Things Done: Essays in Early Modern Literature in Honor of S.K ...

Peter E. Medine, Joseph Anthony Wittreich - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 341 pages
...good soldiers, which the peasants of France do not": And herein the device of king Henry the Seventh.. .was profound and admirable, in making farms and houses...convenient plenty and no servile condition; and to keep the plow in the hands of the owners, and not mere hirelings. And thus indeed you shall attain to Virgil's...
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Bacon: The History of the Reign of King Henry VII and Selected Works

Francis Bacon, Brian Vickers - History - 1998 - 284 pages
...the device of King Henry the Seventh (whereof I have spoken 3 ' largely in the history of his life) was profound and admirable; in making farms and houses of husbandry” of a standard; 32 that is, maintained with such a proportion of land unto them, as may breed a subject to live in...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral

Francis Bacon, Brian Vickers - Philosophy - 1999 - 216 pages
...largely in the history of his life) was profound and admirable; in making farms and houses of husbandry 3 of a standard;* that is, maintained with such a proportion...them, as may breed a subject to live in convenient 4 plenty and no servile condition; and to keep the plough in the hands of the owners, and not mere...
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Francis Bacon

Perez Zagorin - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 286 pages
...referred to small independent farmers, freeholders, and yeomen, who "had such a proportion of land ... as may breed a subject to live in convenient plenty and no servile condition." To be fit for empire, Bacon believed that a state should also be liberal in naturalizing foreigners....
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The Essayes Or Counsels, Civill and Morall

Francis Bacon, Michael Kiernan - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 339 pages
...have spoken largely in the History of his Life) was Profound, and Admirable; In 120 making Farmes, and houses of Husbandry, of a Standard; That is, maintained...Convenient Plenty, and no Servile Condition; And to keepe the Plough in the Hands of the Owners, and not meere Hirelings. And thus 125 indeed, you shall...
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon, Brian Vickers - Literary Collections - 1996 - 813 pages
...the device” of king Henry the Seventh (whereof I have spoken” largely in the history of his life) was profound and admirable; in making farms and houses of husbandry” of a standard;” chat is, maintained with such a proportion of land unto them, as may breed a subject to live in convenient”...
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The works of lord Bacon, moral and historical, with a brief memoir of the ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1877
...herein the device of king Henry the seventh, whereof I have spoken largely in the history of his life, was profound and admirable : in making farms, and...in the hands of the owners, and not mere hirelings. And thus indeed you shall attain to Virgil's character, which he gives to ancient Italy : Terra potcns...
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