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" The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates PROVING THAT IT IS LAWFUL, AND HATH BEEN HELD SO THROUGH ALL AGES, FOR ANY WHO HAVE THE POWER TO CALL TO ACCOUNT A TYRANT, OR WICKED KING, AND AFTER DUE CONVICTION TO DEPOSE AND PUT HIM TO DEATH, IF THE ORDINARY MAGISTRATE... "
The Prose Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author - Page 240
by John Milton - 1806
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Selected Prose

John Milton - Fiction - 1985 - 462 pages
...of Kings and Magistrates: proving, that it is Lav/lull, and hath been held so through all Ages, lor any, who have the Power, to call to account a Tyrant,...death; if the ordinary Magistrate have neglected, or deny'd to doe it. And that they, who of late, so much blame Deposing, are the Men that did it themselves....
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Milton: Political Writings

John Milton - History - 1991 - 279 pages
...Reformation S. Salmasius T Tetrachordon THE TENURE OF KINGS AND MAGISTRATES: PROVING, That it is Lawfull, and hath been held so through all Ages, for any, who...the Power, to call to account a Tyrant, or wicked KtNG, and after due conviction, to depose, and put him to death; if the ordinary MAGtSTRATE have neglected,...
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On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History

Thomas Carlyle - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 622 pages
...defended Pride's purge (see note at 198.16 above) and the regicide, seeking to prove it "Lawfull ... to call to account a Tyrant, or wicked KING, and after due conviction, to depose, and put him to death" (The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates [1649], Complete Prose 3:189; see also the conclusion to Eikonoklastes...
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Milton: The life

William Riley Parker - Poets, English - 1996 - 1539 pages
...nearly ready with a pamphlet, about the length of Areopagitica, to be entitled The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates: proving, that it is lawful, and hath...ordinary magistrate have neglected, or denied to do it. And that they, who of late, so much blame deposing, are the men that did it themselves. On or before...
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Catholicism in the English Protestant Imagination: Nationalism, Religion ...

Raymond D. Tumbleson - History - 1998 - 254 pages
...full first period of the title of The Tenure of KINGS ani/MAG1STRATEs: Proving, That it is Law/t1ll, and hath been held so through all Ages, for any, who...conviction, to depose, and put him to death; if the ordinary MAGISTRATES have neglected, or deny'd to do it. As the title couples kings and magistrates, so to Milton...
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The Cambridge Companion to Milton

Dennis Danielson - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 297 pages
...regicide tract, this is not quite how it identifies itself on the title page: PROVING, That it 1s Lawfull, and hath been held so through all Ages, for any, who have the Powet, to call to account a Tyrant, or wicked KING, and after due conviction, to depose, and put him...
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A Short History of Europe, 1600-1815: Search for a Reasonable World

Lisa Rosner, Professor Lisa Rosner, John Theibault - History - 2000 - 450 pages
...a pamphlet entitled The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates; proving, that it is lawful, and hath been so through all ages, for any, who have the power,...after due conviction to depose and put him to death, in which he stated that "the power of kings and magistrates is nothing else, but what is only derivative,...
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Cromwell, the Lord Protector

Antonia Fraser - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 774 pages
...defence on his own initiative on 13 February. This was a pamphlet entitled The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates: Proving that it is lawful, and Hath been...after Due Conviction to Depose and put him to death. Milton had been infuriated by the attacks of the Presbyterian ministers during the trial of the King,...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...highest actions, and whereof none can participate but greatest and wisest men. The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates PROVING THAT IT IS LAWFUL, AND HATH BEEN...ORDINARY MAGISTRATE HAVE NEGLECTED OR DENIED TO DO IT. AND THAT THEY WHO OF LATE SO MUCH BLAME DEPOSING, ARE THE MEN THAT DID IT THEMSELVES. If men within...
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Bio-bibliographisches Repertorium

Herbert Jaumann - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 721 pages
...Poems, both English and Latin, 1645.- The tenure of kings and magistrates: Proving that it is lawfull and hath been held so through all ages, for any, who...power, to call to account a tyrant or wicked king, 1649. 1650. - Eikonoklastes in answer to a booke intitled Eikón Basiliké, 1649. - Pro populo Anglicano...
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