Areopagitica

Areopagitica

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by John Milton
     
 

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Areopagitica: A speech of Mr. John Milton for the liberty of unlicensed printing to the Parliament of England is a 1644 prose polemical tract by English author John Milton against censorship. Areopagitica is among history's most influential and impassioned philosophical defences of the principle of a right to freedom of speech and expression, which was written in…  See more details below

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Areopagitica: A speech of Mr. John Milton for the liberty of unlicensed printing to the Parliament of England is a 1644 prose polemical tract by English author John Milton against censorship. Areopagitica is among history's most influential and impassioned philosophical defences of the principle of a right to freedom of speech and expression, which was written in opposition to licensing and censorship and is regarded as one of the most eloquent defences of press freedom ever written.

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ISBN-13:
2940014539418
Publisher:
Philtre Libre
Publication date:
04/24/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
47 KB

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Author of the classic Paradise Lost.

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Areopagitica. (24 November) 1644 ; preceded by illustrative documents 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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