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ERRATA. Page 202, for Monk, read, Milton. 315, for Archbishop, read, Bishop of Oxford,
Archdeacon of Canterbury.
Milton's arrival in London.—Commences schoolmaster. -
Smollett's* Account of the origin of the Civil War.-
Presbyterians oppose the execution of the King.-Tes-
* The writer, by mistake, has in this Chapter used the name of
Oliver Cromwell appointed Lord Protector. Milton's
The Duke of Savoy persecutes the Waldenses.-Crom-
dinal Mazarine, to the King of Denmark, to the Senators of the City of Geneva, to the Cities of Switzerland, to the king of the Swedes, to the States of the United Provinces, to the King of the Swedes, to the King of Denmark, &c., to the Landgrave of Hesse, to the King of the Swedes, to the Heir of Norway, to the Marquis of Brandenburgh, to the King of France, to the Cities of the Switzers, to Cardinal Mazarin Richard, Protector, to the King of the Swedes.—The Parliament to the King of the Swedes, to the King of Denmark. Page 206–277.
Restoration of Charles II.--Milton secretes himself.-Sonnet.--Anecdote.-Two of his works burnt.—Secured by act of Oblivion.-Exemplifies the Character of Abdiel.Marries his third wife-Removes to Chalfont.-- Thomas Ellwood and Paradise Lost.-Extracts from that inimitable Poem.-Anecdote of Milton.-Anecdote of the Duke of York.- Paradise Regained.--Samson Agonistes.-Letter to Peter Heimbach.-His Treatise on True Religion.— Andrew Marvell.—Respect shown to Milton-His death and funeral.—His person and character.-His will.-His widow and daughters. —Original Letter of Mr George Vertue.Monuments.—Treatise of Christian Doctrine.-Extracts.Remarks.-List of works. Page 278–347.
APPENDIX. Animadversions on Dr. Johnson's Life of Milton - Proclamation against Milton.-Extracts from Council Book respecting Milton. Page 349--397.