Sir Francis Bacon
 

 Definition of Rhetoric

 

 "The duty and office of rhetoric is to apply reason to imagination for the better moving of the will."

  

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Sir Francis Bacon 

(January 22, 1561 - April 9, 1626) 

 

Sir Francis Bacon was a British philosopher, statesman, and essayist. 

 

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