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Author Barker, Arthur Edward, 1911-
Title Milton and the Puritan dilemma, 1641-1660 / by Arthur E. Barker.
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1976.

Author Barker, Arthur Edward, 1911-
Series University of Toronto. Dept. of English. Studies and texts ; number 1
Studies and texts (University of Toronto. Department of English) ; no. 1.
Subject Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Political and social views.
Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Religion and ethics.
Great Britain -- History -- Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660.
Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 440 pages)
Note Reprint of 1942 ed.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-427) and index.
Contents Part I: Reformation and liberty: the anti-episcopal pamphlets, 1641-1642 -- Musical chords -- The one right discipline -- Admirable and heavenly privileges -- That intellectual ray -- Part II: Liberty and conscience: the divorce tracts, Areopagitica, of education 1643-1645 -- Closing up truth to truth -- The voice of reason -- Christian and human liberty -- Part III: Liberty and justice: the political pamphlets, 1649-1654 -- The end and good of the monarchy -- Free by nature -- The good of the people -- Real and substantial liberty -- That only just and rightful kingdom -- Part IV: The spirit and liberty: the final pamphlets, 1659-1660 -- A far surpassing light -- Of Christian liberty -- The main end of government -- Part V: Principles of liberty: De doctrina Christiana -- Knowledge in the making -- Of Christian doctrine.
Note Print version record.
Summary Professor Barker interprets Milton's development in the light of his personal problems and of the changing climate of opinion among his revolutionary associates.
ISBN 9781442656581 electronic bk.
1442656581 electronic bk.
9781442633278 electronic bk.
1442633271 electronic bk.
OCLC # 913535335
Additional Format Print version: Barker, Arthur Edward, 1911- Milton and the Puritan dilemma, 1641-1660 0802063063 (DLC) 58003195 (OCoLC)4123399

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