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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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The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature ..., Volume 3, Part 2

William Thomas Lowndes - English literature - 1861 - 3363 pages
...Sotheby's, Aug. 19, 1858, 10s. The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates; proving that it is lawful for any to have the power to call to account a Tyrant or Wicked...after due conviction to depose and put him to death. Lond. 1648-9, 4to. Pickering, 3s. Two editions same date. Lond. 1650, with additions, 4to. Omitted...
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The Newburys: their opinions and fortunes

Edwin Goadby - 1865
...a short pamphlet for the old man to read, bearing upon it. The title ran, " The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates ; proving that it is lawful, and hath...tyrant or wicked king, and after due conviction, to dispose and put him to death, if the ordinary magistrate have neglected or denied to do it ; and that...
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Life and Times of John Milton

William Carlos Martyn - Great Britain - 1866 - 307 pages
...pen of its great author, singularly eloquent. His aim was to prove that "it is lawful, and hath been so through all ages, for any who have the power, to...if the ordinary magistrate have neglected or denied * From this statement it would seem that Milton had been hired to defend the government. This was not...
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The Cottage Cyclopedia of History and Biography: A Copious Dictionary of ...

Edward M. Pierce - Biography - 1867 - 1004 pages
...Kings and Magistrates; proving that it is lawful, and hath been so held through all ages, for any «ho have the power, to call to account a tyrant or wicked...ordinary magistrate have neglected or denied to do it." Certainly, it would not be easy to express, in stronger terms, an author's resolution to leave no doubts...
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Life of Oliver Cromwell

François Guizot - Great Britain - 1868 - 452 pages
...a kinsman of Bradshaw 'a, who had recently maintained, in an eloquent pamphlet, " that it is lawful to call to account a tyrant, or wicked king, and after due conviction, to depose and put him to death ! "2 That man was Milton. At the same time that it was engaged in the constitution of the Council of...
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Modern Christian heroes, a gallery of protesting and reforming men

George Gilfillan - 1869 - 312 pages
...the tenure of Kings and Magistrates, in which he showed that it is lawful, and hath been held so in all ages, for any who have the power to call to account a tyrant or wicked king. In gratitude for this seasonable aid Cromwell's Government appointed him their Latin Secretary, with...
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Selections from the Prose Works of John Milton: With Critical Remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 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...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. THE enuDciation...
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Selections from the Prose Works of John Milton: With Critical Remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 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...ALL AGES, FOR ANY, WHO HAVE THE POWER, TO CALL TO ACCO ITXT A TYRANT, OR WICKED KING, AND AFTER DUE CONVICTION, TO DEPOSE, AND PUT HIM TO DEATH, IF THE...
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Poems [a selection] ed. with life and notes by J.M. Ross

John Milton - 1871
...entitled The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates ; in which he endeavours to show "that it is lawfull, and hath been held so through all ages, for any who...the ordinary magistrate have neglected or denied to doe it : and that they who of late so much blame deposing, are the men that did it themselves. " The...
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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion with the Political ..., Volume 6

David Masson - 1880
...' Handbook of London, Art. Croat. and Magistrates : proving that it is lawful, and hath been held W through all ages, for any who have the power, to call...wicked King, and, after due conviction, to depose anil put him to death. Remember that this pamphlet was partly written while King Charles was on his...
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