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Milton and the Regicide

Martin Dzelzainis

in John Milton: Life, Writing, Reputation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264706
eISBN:
9780191734557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264706.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies

This chapter discusses Milton and his idea of regicide. It discusses his The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates and the concepts of regicide, tyrranicide, and enemy found in his work. Milton's Tenure ... More


Perhaps

Annabel Annabel

in Milton's Words

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199573462
eISBN:
9780191702112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573462.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies

This chapter examines John Milton's use of the word perhaps in his works. Though Milton was not often tentative, he used perhaps several times in many of his works including Areopagitica, Tenure of ... More


John Milton

in Shaping the Common Law: From Glanvill to Hale, 1188-1688

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757140
eISBN:
9780804779593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757140.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines John Milton's Areopagitica, published in 1644, which reflects the complexity that a brilliant talent brings to a subject with which he has both a political engagement and a ... More


Law and Religion in Milton’s World

Alison A. Chapman

in The Legal Epic: Paradise Lost and the Early Modern Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226435138
eISBN:
9780226435275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226435275.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter traces the degree to which the early modern period saw law as inextricably linked to disciplines such as philosophy, ethics, and especially theology. It discusses Milton's prose ... More


Londini Sum Natus’: The Latin Voice of Milton’s Life Account in Defensio Secunda

John K. Hale

in Making Milton: Print, Authorship, Afterlives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198821892
eISBN:
9780191861024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198821892.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Milton Studies

This chapter explores Milton’s record of his own life and character in the Second Defence, to see what is lost in the translations or is becoming dulled by their familiarity. The chapter examines ... More


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