MORTUARY MARBLES

by

MARTIN PARES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

....I have conceived them part
Of one entire, accordant to the thought
He had in mind who planned this "silent city".....

 

Privately printed by kind permission of the Francis Bacon Society Inc.,
Canonbury Tower, London, N. 1


REGUM SCIENTIAE UT REGNUM COELI
NON NISI SUB PERSONA INFANTIS INTRATUR -Francis Bacon

 

Into the Kingdom of Heaven, no entry is conceded except as a little child.


CONTENTS

PREFACE

OTHELLO

1

APPENDIX (A note on Walter Owen)

16

FRANCIS BACON AND THE UTOPIAS

17

THE TEMPEST

37

IMAGERY THOUGHT FORMS AND JARGON

51

THE HIDDEN MUSIC

64

ELIZABETHAN FUN AND GAMES

77

PLANTS AND WEEDS

87-95