William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Milton (12  June  1827) Milton, John WG's History of the Commonwealth (7:217-18) discusses the possibility that Milton wrote for Oliver Cromwell a declaration against the Spanish monarchy. WG's cites the following materials:
Milton's Letters of State (See annotation of WG's diary for 1826-11-27)
Todd, Life of Milton ( 1826-09-02)
WG reads in the British Museum on this date. The British Library currently holds Milton's Leters of State and Todd's Life.

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