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Revolutionary prose of the English Civil War

Author: Howard Erskine-Hill; Graham Storey
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1983.
Series: Cambridge English prose texts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This volume is concerned with radical prose from the period 1642-60 and comprises political pamphlets covering the years of the Civil War and the Commonwealth. All the pamphlets are revolutionary in  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Erskine-Hill; Graham Storey
ISBN: 0521244048 9780521244046 0521286700 9780521286701
OCLC Number: 8629311
Description: vii, 264 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Machine derived contents note: List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Prologue: Letter from Cromwell to his brother-in-law, Colonel Valentine Walton, 5 July 1644; 1. Henry Parker, Observations Upon Some of His Majesties Late Answers and Expresses, 1642; 2. Extracts from the Army Debates, October 1647; 3. William Walwyn, The Bloody Project, August 1648; 4. John Lilburne, Englands New Chains Discovered, February 1649; 5. John Milton, The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates, February 1649; 6. Richard Overton, The Baiting of the Great Bull of Bashan, July 1649; 7. Gerrard Winstanley, A New-Yeers Gift Sent to the Parliament and Armie, December 1649 (first part); 8. James Harrington, Valerius and Publicola, 1659; 9. John Milton, The Readie and Easie Way to Establish A Free Commonwealth, April 1660; Epilogue. Queres and Conjectures, Concerning the present state of this Kingdome, 1643; Appendix. An Agreement of the People, composed October 1647; Notes; A select booklist.
Series Title: Cambridge English prose texts.
Responsibility: edited by Howard Erskine-Hill and Graham Storey.
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