The Works of Francis Bacon ... A new edition: by Basil Montagu, Esq. [With a portrait from a miniature by Nicholas Hilliard.] L.P. Vol. XIV. - The GENERAL HISTORICAL collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. This varied collection includes material that gives readers a 19th century view of the world. Topics include health, education, economics, agriculture, environment, technology, culture, politics, labour and industry, mining, penal policy, and social order.