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Books, from Areopagitica

John Milton

Books, from Areopagitica

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Published by Peacock Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

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    Colophon dated Oct. 1966.

    Statementby John Milton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3570 .A7 1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] l.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5526670M
    LC Control Number67000391

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For this authentic Spanish policy of licensing books, if I have said aught, will prove the most unlicensed book itself within a short while; and was the immediate image of a Star Chamber decree to that purpose made in those very times when that Court did the rest of those her pious works, for which she is now fallen from the stars with Lucifer.

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Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image; but he who destroys a good book, kills reason itself. This superbly annotated new book is an authoritative edition of Milton's major prose works, including Of Education, The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates and the Divorce tracts, as well as the famous polemical tract on the opposing licensing and censorship, Areopagitica.This is a facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book.

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