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Milton and the English revolution

by Christopher Hill

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Political and social views.,
    • Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Religion.,
    • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Christopher Hill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3592.P64 H5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 541 p. ;
      Number of Pages541
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4287300M
      ISBN 100571101984, 057111170X
      LC Control Number78314176

      David Loewenstein's Representing Revolution in Milton and his Contemporaries is a wide-ranging exploration of the interactions of literature, polemics and religious politics in the English by: This book is an early work from a scholar who would become one of the 20th centurys greatest English historians. The English Revolution, () was published when Hill was still only 28 years old and a member of the CPGB. He subsequently went on to modify, develop and refine his Marxian analysis of the English Revolution.4/5.

      Hill’s many admirers will thus be all the more delighted that his new book, Milton and the English Revolution, is such a magisterial as well as exhilarating piece of scholarship. Hill has set himself a more exacting task than ever before: that of explaining the relationship between the social being and the consciousness of a great poet. John Milton and the English Revolution: A Study in the Sociology of Literature. London: Macmillan, Milton, John. Complete Prose Works of John Milton Vol III Ed. Don Wolfe. New Haven: Yale University Press, Raymond, Joad. "The Literature of Controversy" in A Companion to Milton. Ed. Thomas Corns. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing,

      Topic: English Revolution This timeline shows the life and work of one of the greatest English poets and a leading figure in the English Revolution. As John Alvis notes in his introduction to a Liberty Fund edition of Milton's political writings. of the English Revolution. This cross-disciplinary study therefore explores the interactions of lit-erature, polemics, and religious politics in the Revolution and its diverse culture of radical Puritanism. Part I examines polemical and visionary writings by some of Milton’s most notable radical Puritan contemporar-.


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Remarkable reinterpretation of Milton and his poetry by one of the most famous historians of the 17th Century In this remarkable book Christopher Hill used the learning gathered in a lifetime's study of seventeenth-century England to carry out a major reassessment of Milton as man, politician, poet, and religious thinker/5(8).

Milton and the English revolution Paperback – January 1, by Christopher Hill (Author)/5(8). Milton and the English Revolution Paperback – Febru by Christopher Hill (Author)/5(8). This book is a magisterial attempt to interpret Milton as a revolutionary firebrand whose ideas were influenced, and in conversation with, the radicals of Milton and the English revolution book day--as well as Scripture /5.

About Milton and the English Revolution Remarkable reinterpretation of Milton and his poetry by one of the most famous historians of the 17th Century In this remarkable book Christopher Hill used the learning gathered in a lifetime’s study of seventeenth-century England to carry out a major reassessment of Milton as man, politician, poet, and religious thinker.

Milton and The English Revolution Christopher Hill Hill uses the learning gathered in a lifetime's study of 17th-century England to carry out a major reassessment of Milton as man, politician, poet and, above all, religious thinker.

The literary and political fight against such reductionism is, in fact, both the purpose of Hill's book and his core argument in order to take back the person of John Milton for the revolution/5.

Milton's own role in the Revolution is the book's lacuna: though Hill repeatedly terms him ""a man of total political commitment"" who ""above all fought,"" his practical give-and-take with the Protestant ""underground"" is not demonstrated. COVID Resources.

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Remarkable reinterpretation of Milton and his poetry by one of the most famous historians of the seventeenth century In this remarkable book Christopher Hill used the learning gathered in a lifetime’s study of seventeenth-century England to carry out a major reassessment of Milton as man, politician, poet, and religious thinker.

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Milton and the English Revolution. John Milton is one of England’s most misunderstood poets and thinkers. Those who have read his great epic poem Paradise Lost or reviewed any of his religious and political tracts know from personal experience that his ideas are not easily accessible.

Milton was a man at the centre of the English turmoil But he was no orthodox Puritan with his defence of divorce and polygamy and his attack on the Trinity. But as Hill writes, 'Milton was not just a fine writer. he is the greatest English revolutionary who is also a poet, he is the greatest English poet who is also a revolutionary/5(9).

John Milton (9 December – 8 November ) was an English poet and intellectual who served as a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under its Council of State and later under Oliver wrote at a time of religious flux and political upheaval, and is best known for his epic poem Paradise Lost (), written in blank verse, and widely considered to be one of the Alma mater: Christ's College, Cambridge.

The English Revolution was a revolution in reading, with o pamphlets exploding from the presses between and What this phenomenon meant to the political life of the nation is the subject of Sharon Achinsteins by: Milton published his first volume of poetry, the Poems of Mr John Milton, Both English and Latin, inwhich included some compositions from as early as his teens.

Byhe had gone completely blind (see his sonnet ‘When I Consider How My Light is Spent’), and therefore had to dictate his writings to amanuenses, including his own Gender: Male. Milton was a man at the centre of the English turmoil But he was no orthodox Puritan with his defence of divorce and polygamy and his attack on the Trinity.

But as Hill writes, 'Milton was not just a fine writer. he is the greatest English revolutionary who is also a poet, he is /5(9). Buy Milton and the English Revolution First Edition by Christopher Hill (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4).

Milton is best known for Paradise Lost, widely regarded as the greatest epic poem in English. Together with Paradise Regained and Samson Agonistes, it confirms Milton’s reputation as one of the greatest English his prose works Milton advocated the abolition of the Church of England and the execution of Charles the beginning of the English Civil Wars in to long after the.Buy Milton and the English Revolution New Ed by Hill, Christopher (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9).Synopsis Remarkable reinterpretation of Milton and his poetry by one of the most famous historians of the 17th CenturyIn this remarkable book Christopher Hill used the learning gathered in a lifetime's study of seventeenth-century England to carry out a major reassessment of Milton .