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As he does in the Biographia, he is careful to emphasize the Platonic idea in opposition to eidola, or "sensuous images," that are further removed from cognition and knowledge.
These spirits take the place, in Bacon's cosmology, of the Peripatetic species or Epicurean eidola.
19) Finally, in defense of the idea that the shades of the dead in Homer are conceived largely in terms of ineffectuality, we might adduce the description of psuchai as eidola kamonton (11.
Throughout the Queste the reader is faced with abstractions of evil, be they emblematic personifications of moral turpitude, or the diabolic eidola of the Enemy himself.
Eidola - An Interactive Augmented Reality Audio-Game Prototype: Nikolaos Moustakas, Ionian University