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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 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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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion with the Political ..., Volume 3

David Masson - 1873
...them, inculcate Republican beliefs on his countrymen, and prove to them above all this proposition: " That it is lawful, and hath been held so through all...ordinary Magistrate have neglected or denied to " do it." The pamphlet was not to come out in time to bear practically on the deed which it justified; but, while...
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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion with the Political ..., Volume 3

David Masson - 1873
...all this proposition : " That it is lawful, and hath teen held so through all ages, for " any ivho have the power, to call to account a Tyrant, or wicked...ordinary Magistrate have neglected or denied to " do it." The pamphlet was not to come out in time to bear practically on the deed which it justified; but, while...
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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connection with the Political ..., Volume 3

David Masson - 1873
...them, inculcate Republican beliefs on his countrymen, and prove to them above all this proposition : " That it is lawful, and hath been held so through all...power, to call to account a Tyrant, or wicked " King, mid, after due conviction, to depose and put him to " death, if the ordinary Magistrate have neglected...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: Memoir of Milton. Paradise lost

John Milton - 1874
...in a very public and emphatic manner, by the publication (Feb. 1648-9) of his " Tenure of Kings and Magistrates, proving that it is lawful, and hath been...put him to death, if the ordinary Magistrate have mglected to do it." It was a thorough-going Republican pamphlet, defending in every particular the...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with life and notes [by G. Gilfillan ...

John Milton - 1874
...published a treatise entitled the Tenure of Kings and Magistrates, in which he elaborately shews " that it is lawful, and hath been held so through all...power to call to account a tyrant or wicked king." This strong and seasonable argument, from the most powerful pen then extant, led to important advantages....
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Catalogue, Issues 213-224

Bernard Quaritch (Firm) - Antiquarian booksellers - 1902
...half calf 1644 — | THE TENURE OF | KINGS | AND | MAGISTRATES : | PROVING, | That it is Lawful 1, and hath been | held so through all Ages, for any,...to call to account a ] Tyrant, or wicked KING, and »fter j due conviction, to depose, and put | him to death ; if the ordinary MA- | GISTRATE have neglected,...
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A Critical History of English Literature: Shakespeare to Milton, Volume 2

David Daiches - 1979 - 289 pages
...tyrants: this was The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates designed to prove— in the words of its subtitle— "that it is lawful, and hath been held so through...conviction, to depose, and put him to death, if the ordinary magistrates have neglected or denied to do it. And that they who of late so much blame deposing, are...
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A Milton Encyclopedia, Volume 8

William Bridges Hunter - Literary Criticism - 1978 - 205 pages
...was Tenure, with its basic argument plainly displayed in the subtitle : Proving, that it is Lawfull, and hath been held so through all Ages, for any, who...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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Lorenzo Magalotti at the Court of Charles II: His Relazione D’Inghilterra of ...

conte Lorenzo Magalotti, W E K Middleton - History - 1980 - 161 pages
...John Milton, The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates: Proving That it is Laivfull... To Call to A ccount a Tyrant, or Wicked King, and After Due Conviction to Depose and Put Him to Death (London, 1649). Thomas May, Historiae parliament! Angliae (London, 1650). George Rzte,Elenchus motuum...
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