The New Atlantis Author: Franics Bacon Description Bacon's account of an ideal state reveals both practical methods and unique fantasy; a utopia, described with philosophical and rosicrucian undertones. An excellent story of a sailor/explorer that accidently finds Atlantis. Even though considered incomplete by some, this book has proven to be one of Francis Bacon's best works. Please Note: This book is easy to read in true text, not scanned images that can sometimes be difficult to decipher. This eBook is printable.