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Selected prose

Author: John Milton; C A Patrides
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New and rev. edView all editions and formats

In this selection of John Milton's prose, C.A. Patrides presents the best possible texts of complete works in a format designed to enable students to understand Milton the thinker as well as to judge  Read more...


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Milton, John, 1608-1674.
Selected prose.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 1985
Online version:
Milton, John, 1608-1674.
Selected prose.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 1985
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Milton; C A Patrides
ISBN: 0826204848 9780826204844
OCLC Number: 11754821
Description: 462, [1] pages ; 19 cm
Contents: An outline of Milton's life --
Introduction: Milton in the seventeenth century --
I. Milton on Milton : From The reason of church-government (1642) ; From An apology for Smectymnuus (1642) ; From Pro populo anglicano defensio secunda (1654) --
II. The major premises : Of Reformation touching church-discipline (1641) [condensed] ; The Doctrine of discipline of divorce (1643; revised 1644) [condensed] ; Of education (1644) ; Areopagitica (1644) ; The tenure of kings and magistrates (1649) ; A treatise of civil power in ecclesiastical causes (1659) ; The readie and easie way to establish a free commonwealth (1660) ; De doctrina christiana (discovered 1823, first published 1825) [extracts] --
III. Extracts, mainly on literature : Appendix: Two early biographies --
John Aubrey, John Milton (1681) ; Edward Phillips, The life of Mr. John Milton (1694).
Other Titles: Prose works.
Responsibility: John Milton ; edited by C.A. Patrides.


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