A complete collection of the historical, political, and miscellaneous works of John Milton, both English and Latin. With som [sic] papers never before publish'd. In three volumes. To which is prefix'd the life of the author, containing, besides the history of his works, several extraordinary characters of men and books, sects, parties, and opinions. (Book, 1698) [WorldCat.org]
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A complete collection of the historical, political, and miscellaneous works of John Milton, both English and Latin. With som [sic] papers never before publish'd. In three volumes. To which is prefix'd the life of the author, containing, besides the history of his works, several extraordinary characters of men and books, sects, parties, and opinions. Preview this item
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A complete collection of the historical, political, and miscellaneous works of John Milton, both English and Latin. With som [sic] papers never before publish'd. In three volumes. To which is prefix'd the life of the author, containing, besides the history of his works, several extraordinary characters of men and books, sects, parties, and opinions.

Author: John Milton; John Toland
Publisher: Amsterdam [i.e. London] : [publisher not identified], Finish'd in the Year MDCXCVIII [1698]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Milton; John Toland
OCLC Number: 926209975
Notes: Title-page in black and red.
"The edition is commonly known as 'Toland's', but he was not the editor. He remarked elsewhere that he would have omitted several of the works."--Coleridge. John Toland did write the life of Milton printed in Volume 1, which is signed and dated: I.T. Sept. 3. 1698.
Half-title (pi1r with port. on verso) reads "Miltons historical and political works."
The frontispiece portrait of Milton (pi1v) is signed: Gul. Faithorne ad vivum delin. et sculpsit.
Actual place of publication from Wing.
In three volumes, each with separate dated title page. Volume 3 has title: Joannis Miltoni opera omnia Latina.
Internal title pages in volumes 1 and 2 are dated 1694.
Volumes 1 and 2 have continuous pagination and register.
Volume 1 includes index for "The history of Britain."
Description: 3 volumes ([4], 5-48, iv, 120, [22], 139-270 pages, 271-274 leaves, [2], 275-441, [1], pages 442, [1]; [4], 443-528, 525-568, 545-812, [2], pages 819, 836-837, 822-872; [4], 112, 105-363, [1] pages : portrait ; 32 cm
Other Titles: Milton's historical and political works.
Prose works.

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