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The doctrine and discipline of divorce: restor'd to the good of both sexes, from the bondage of canon law, and other mistakes, to Christian freedom, guided by the rule of charity. Wherein also many places of Scripture, have recover'd their long-lost me...

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Milton's wife left him shortly after their marriage in 164, and, since the laws of England at that time did not permit a couple to divorce, he began writing tracts to promote its scriptural lawfulness.
Names
Milton, John, 1608-1674 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1643
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by T.P. and M.S.
Edition: 1st ed.
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Collection Milton
Topics
Divorce
Marriage law
Physical Description
Extent: 1 p. l., 48 p., 1 l. 19 cm.
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Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e34bd710-bab9-0132-b136-58d385a7b928
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