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David M. Hart, Tracts on Liberty by the Levellers and their Critics Vol. 4 (1647) (to come 2014) [2014]

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David M. Hart, Tracts on Liberty by the Levellers and their Critics (1638-1659), 7 vols. Edited by David M. Hart and Ross Kenyon (Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 2014). Vol. 4 (1647).

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A collection of 18 pamphlets from 1647 including works by John Lilburne, Richard Overton, William Walwyn, Henry Ireton, John Wildman, and others.

Tracts on Liberty by the Levellers and their Critics Vol. 4 (1647) (to come 2014).

  • 6 January 1647 - John Lilburne, Regall Tyrannie discovered:.
  • 10 February 1647 - [Richard Overton], The Commoners Complaint.
  • March 1647 - [Several Hands but probably a major role by William Walwyn], [also known as “The Petition of March”].
  • March/April 1647 - William Walwyn, A Still and Soft Voice From the Scriptures.
  • 30 April 1647 - John Lilburne, The resolved mans Resolution, to maintain with the last drop of his heart blood, his civill Liberties and freedomes.
  • 5 June 1647 - Anon., A Solemne Engagement of the Army.
  • 14 June 1647 - [Signed by John Rushworth, attributed to Henry Ireton], [Declaration of the Army], A Declaration, or, Representation From his Excellency, Sir Thomas Fairfax, And the Army under his command.
  • 10 June 1647 - [William Walwyn], The poore Wise-mans Admonition unto All the plaine People of London.
  • 14 June 1647 - [William Walwyn], Gold Tried in the Fire.
  • 21 June 1647, [Several hands, calling themselves “Agitators”], A Copie of a Letter Sent From the Agitators of his Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax’s Armie.
  • 17 July 1647 - [Richard Overton], An Appeale from the degenerate Representative Body the Commons of England assembled at Westminster.
  • 15 October 1647 - [Signed by Several People, but attributed to John Wildman], The Case of the Armie Truly stated.
  • 29 October 1647 - [John Wildman], A Cal to all the Souldiers of the Armie, by the Free People of England.
  • 3 November 1647 - [Several Hands], An Agreement of the People for a firme and present Peace.
  • 23 November 1647 - [Signed by Several], [The Petition of November], To the supream Authority of England, the Commons in Parliament assembled.
  • October/November 1647 - [Several Hands], “The Putney Debates”, The General Council of Officers at Putney. (not in this collection - see .
  • 14 December 1647 - [Signed by Several, attributed to John Lilburne], Englands Freedome, Souldiers Rights.
  • 30 December 1647 - John Wildman (with William Walwyn), Putney Projects. Or the Old Serpent in a new Forme.

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