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" DEFORMED persons are commonly even with nature ; for as nature hath done ill by them, so do they by nature; being for the most part, as the Scripture saith, void of natural affection: and so they have their revenge of nature. "
Essays by Lords Bacon and Clarendon: Two Volumes in One - Page 201
by Francis Bacon - 1820 - 539 pages
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Shakespeare's Ghost Writers: Literature as Uncanny Causality

Marjorie B. Garber - Drama - 1997 - 203 pages
...description of Richard III, though it may have been provoked more directly by Robert Cecil: Deformed persons are commonly even with nature; for as nature...affection,' and so they have their revenge of nature. Certain there is a consent between the body and the mind, and where nature erreth in the one, she ventureth...
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King Richard III: Second Series

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1981 - 382 pages
...which are explicable in terms of cause and effect. He observes in his essay 'Of Deformity', Deformed Persons are commonly even with Nature: For as Nature hath done ill by them; So doe they by Nature: Being 1 . Richard sought to avoid the ill-starred name of Gloucester : jH6, n....
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1999 - 216 pages
...delicate features; and that hath rather dignity of presence, than beauty of aspect. ('Of Beauty', p. 98) saith), 'void of natural affection'; and so they have their revenge of nature. ('Of Deformity', p. 99) Houses are built to live in, and not to look on; therefore let use be preferred...
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Defects: Engendering the Modern Body

Helen Deutsch, Felicity Nussbaum - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 332 pages
...distorted Person," would rather "rally the Irregularities of the Mind." Bacon had suggested that "Deformed Persons are commonly even with Nature: For as Nature hath done ill by them; So doe they by Nature: Being for the most part, (as the Scripture saith) void of Naturall Affection; And...
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The Essayes Or Counsels, Civill and Morall

Francis Bacon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 339 pages
...25(u) 11 Vertue.] 25 (secondstate corr.); ~; 25(u) 18 No,] ~A 25 Of Deformity. [2K3V] XLIIII. Deformed Persons are commonly even with Nature: For as Nature hath done ill by them; So doe they by Nature: Being for the most part, (as the Scripture saith) void of Naturall 5 Affection;...
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A Case of Curiosities: A Novel

Allen Kurzweil - Fiction - 2001 - 384 pages
...wickedness so effectively kept in check by the Consistory. Do you know what Bacon says? He says, 'Deformed persons are commonly even with nature, for as nature...hath done ill by them, so do they by nature, being . . . void of natural affection; and so they have their revenge of nature.'" The Abbe was furious....
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The Tragedy of Richard III, with the Landing of Earle Richmond, and the ...

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 500 pages
...Villaine, 35 34. well fpoken] well-fpoken F3F4 et seq. in Essay xliv. Of Deformity, says: 'Deformed persons are commonly even with Nature: For as Nature hath done ill by them; So doe they by Nature: Being for the most part, (as the Scripture saith) void of Naturall Affectiou; and...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 28

Kenneth Muir - Drama - 2002 - 200 pages
...a year after Cecil's death, and everyone knew that its opening sentence referred to him: ' Deformed persons are commonly even with nature: for as nature...natural affection. And so they have their revenge of nature.'1 In saying, in essence, that Cecil was corrupt Bacon was expressing a widely held opinion...
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - Literary Collections - 2002 - 813 pages
...44. OF DEFORMITY DEFORMED persons0 are commonly even0 with nature; for as nature hath done ill by0 them, so do they by nature; being for the most part (as the Scripture0 saith) 'void of natural affection'; and so they have their revenge of nature. Certainly...
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Encyclopedia of Superstitions, Folklore, and the Occult Sciences of the World

Cora Linn Daniels, C. M. Stevans - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2003 - 624 pages
...be met with in literature of the feeling of our forefathers about this. Even Bacon said : "Deformed persons are commonly even with nature, for as nature...hath done ill by them, so do they by nature, being void of natural affection." BONE. There is widespread reverence for and dread of the human bones, from...
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