Milton on Education, the Tractate of Education,: With Supplementary Extracts from Other Writings of Milton

Milton on Education the Tractate of Education With Supplementary Extracts from Other Writings of Milton This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages poor pictures errant marks etc that were either part of the origi

  • Title: Milton on Education, the Tractate of Education,: With Supplementary Extracts from Other Writings of Milton
  • Author: John Milton
  • ISBN: 9780404002985
  • Page: 467
  • Format: Unknown Binding
  • This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923 This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into priThis is a reproduction of a book published before 1923 This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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    1. John Milton

      John Milton was an English poet, polemicist, man of letters, and a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell He wrote at a time of religious flux and political upheaval, and is best known for his epic poem Paradise Lost 1667 , written in blank verse.Milton s poetry and prose reflect deep personal convictions, a passion for freedom and self determination, and the urgent issues and political turbulence of his day Writing in English, Latin, Greek, and Italian, he achieved international renown within his lifetime, and his celebrated Areopagitica 1644 written in condemnation of pre publication censorship is among history s most influential and impassioned defenses of free speech and freedom of the press.William Hayley s 1796 biography called him the greatest English author, and he remains generally regarded as one of the preeminent writers in the English language, though critical reception has oscillated in the centuries since his death often on account of his republicanism Samuel Johnson praised Paradise Lost as a poem whichwith respect to design may claim the first place, and with respect to performance, the second, among the productions of the human mind, though he a Tory and recipient of royal patronage described Milton s politics as those of an acrimonious and surly republican.Because of his republicanism, Milton has been the subject of centuries of British partisanship.

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    1. In this treatise, the great English poet John Milton sets for a radical and peculiar program for education reform. He proposes to lay out a "complete and generous education"which he believes "fits a man to perform justly skillfully and magnanimously all the offices, both public and private, of peace and war." He stresses the importance of a deep knowledge of the Greek and Roman classics, but also favors a kind of martial athletic training including skill in "all the locks and grips of wrestling" [...]


    2. This is a letter that John Milton wrote to someone outlining his idea of a perfect education complete with the day plan and the reading list. I would read this again and maybe I will -- I am just not looking forward to reading it again.



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