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HISTORICAL & POLITICAL WORKS BY JOHN MILTON

Publication Date: 1698

Second Edition. Published only one year after the first complete collected edition. With engraved frontis portrait of Milton by William Faithorne, separate title pages, and a life of the author by Thomas Raulins. Includes a Life of Milton. Bound in is The History of Britain, Five Tracts Relating to Church=Government, Four Tracts Concerning Divorce, The Judgment of Martin Bucer, Concerning Divorce, and his monumental treatise on the freedom of the press, Areopagitica, with its famous conclusion: “”Give me liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.”"” #0249-0251

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