The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion with the Political, Ecclesiastical and Literary, History of His Time (Classic Reprint)
Fb&c Limited, 14.07.2015 - 346 Seiten
Excerpt from The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion With the Political, Ecclesiastical and Literary, History of His Time
Parliament in payment of the main portion of the sums voted them for their first expenses. Or, if there was any other inconvenience, it arose from the necessity of grant ing interviews to Messrs. Reynolds, Calamy, Manton, Case, and the other eminent Presbyterian ministers who had come from London to bespeak the King's fidelity to Presbytery and the Solemn League and Covenant, or at least to obtain his assurance that he would not show sudden favour to Episcopacy by requiring the use of the Book of Common Prayer and the surplice by his own chaplains. In the particular of his own practice the King told the reverend gentlemen distinctly that he reserved the same liberty for himself that he meant to allow to others; but on the general question he was sufiiciently polite.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Andere Ausgaben - Alle anzeigen
The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion with the Political ...
Keine Leseprobe verfügbar - 2014
The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion With the Political ...
Keine Leseprobe verfügbar - 2016