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Republican learning : John Toland and the crisis of Christian culture, 1696-1722

Author: Justin Champion
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2003.
Series: Politics, culture, and society in early modern Britain.
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This work explores the life, thought and political commitments of free-thinker John Toland (1670-1722). Studying both his private archive and published works, it illustrates how Toland moved in both subversive and elite political circles in England and abroad.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Champion, Justin.
Republican learning.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2003
(DLC) 2003046370
(OCoLC)51923296
Named Person: John Toland; John Toland
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Justin Champion
ISBN: 1417582693 9781417582693 9781847790439 1847790437
Language Note: English.
OCLC Number: 58482567
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 264 pages).
Contents: Locating John Toland --
'The traffic of books': libraries, friends and conversation --
Publishing reason: John Toland and print and scribal communities --
Reading Scripture: the reception of Christianity not mysterious, 1696-1702 --
Editing the republic: Milton, Harrington and the Williamite monarchy, 1698-1714 --
Anglia libera: Protestant liberties and the Hanoverian succession, 1700-14 --
Sapere aude: 'commonwealth' politics under George I, 1714-22 --
Respublica mosaica: imposters, legislators and civil religion. Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction --
Locating John Toland; 1 --
'The traffic of books': libraries, friends and conversation; 2 --
Publishing reason: John Toland and print and scribal communities; 3 --
Reading Scripture: the reception of Christianity not mysterious, 1696-1702; 4 --
Editing the republic: Milton, Harrington and the Williamite monarchy, 1698-1714; 5 --
Anglia libera: Protestant liberties and the Hanoverian succession, 1700-14; 6 --
Sapere aude: 'commonwealth' politics under George I, 1714-22; 7 --
Respublica mosaica: imposters, legislators and civil religion.
Series Title: Politics, culture, and society in early modern Britain.
Responsibility: Justin Champion.

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