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Milton's England

UNIFORM VOLUMES

Dickens' London BY FRANCIS MILTOUN

Library 12mo, cloth, gilt top $2.00 The Same, 3/4 levant morocco 5.00

Milton's England BY LUCIA AMES MEAD

Library 12mo, cloth, gilt top 2.00 The Same, 3/4 levant morocco 5.00

Dumas' Paris BY FRANCIS MILTOUN

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L. C. PAGE & COMPANY New England Building Boston, Mass.

[Illustration: JOHN MILTON

From the miniature painted in 1667 by William Faithorne ]

Milton's England

By Lucia Ames Mead

Author of "Great Thoughts for Little Thinkers," "Memoirs of a Millionaire," "To Whom Much Is Given"

Illustrated

L. C. PAGE & COMPANY BOSTON PUBLISHERS

Copyright, 1902 BY L. C. PAGE & COMPANY (INCORPORATED)

All rights reserved

Fifth Impression, April, 1908

COLONIAL PRESS Electrotyped and Printed by C. H. Simonds & Co. Boston, U. S. A.

THIS LITTLE STUDY OF BYGONE DAYS AND ANCIENT PLACES IS INSCRIBED TO THE PURITAN SCHOLAR AND DEAR FELLOW PILGRIM WHO WANDERED WITH ME ONE HAPPY SUMMER THROUGH MILTON'S ENGLAND.

[Illustration: MAP OF MILTON'S ENGLAND]

Milton's Residences in London

1. Bread Street, 1608 1624. 2. St. Bride's Churchyard, in 1639 or 1640. 3. Aldersgate Street, 1640 1645. 4. The Barbican, 1645 1647. 5. Holborn, near Lincoln's Inn, 1647 1649. 6. Charing Cross, opening into Spring Gardens, seven months in 1649. 7. Whitehall, by Scotland Yard, 1649 1652. 8. Petty France, now York Street, 1652 1660. 9. Bartholomew Close, and a prison, 1660. 10. Holborn, near Red Lion Square, in 1660. 11. Jewin Street, 1661 1663 or 1664. 12. Artillery Walk, by Bunhill Fields Cemetery, 1664 1665, and from 1666 to November, 1674.

[Illustration: MAP OF MILTON'S LONDON]

Map of Milton's London

1. Clarendon House. 2. St. James's Field. 3. St. James's Palace. 4. The New River. 5. St. James's Park. 6. Westminster Abbey. 7. Pall Mall. 8. Whitehall. 9. Scotland Yard. 10. Charing Cross. 11. St. Martin's Field. 12. The Temple. 13. Lincoln Inn Fields. 14. Gray's Inn Fields. 15. Holborn. 16. Hatton Garden. 17. St. John's Gate. 18. Smithfield. 19. Charterhouse Yard. 20. Barbican. 21. Jewin Street. 22. St. Giles's Cripplegate. 23. St. Paul. 24. Bread Street. 25. City Wall. 26. Austin Friars. 27. St. Ethelburga. 28. St. Helen's. 29. Crosby Hall. 30. Bishopsgate Street. 31. Aldgate. 32. Whitechapel Street. 33. St. Olave. 34. The Minories. 35. Custom House. 36. St. Saviour's. 37. Bedlam. 38. Moorfields. 39. Artillery Yard. 40. Aldersgate Street. 41. Cheapside. 42. Lambeth Palace. 43. Petty France. 44. Birdcage Walk.

Contents

CHAPTER PAGE

I. THE LONDON INTO WHICH MILTON WAS BORN 11

II. MILTON'S LIFE ON BREAD STREET 42

III. MILTON AT CAMBRIDGE 57

IV. MILTON AT HORTON 78

V. MILTON ON THE CONTINENT. IN ST. BRIDE'S CHURCHYARD. AT ALDERSGATE STREET. THE BARBICAN. HOLBORN. SPRING GARDENS 85

VI. MILTON AT WHITEHALL. SCOTLAND YARD. PETTY FRANCE. BARTHOLOMEW CLOSE. HIGH HOLBORN. JEWIN STREET. ARTILLERY WALK 110

VII. CHALFONT ST. GILES. ARTILLERY WALK 112

VIII. THE TOWER. TOWER HILL 126

IX. ALL HALLOWS, BARKING. ST. OLAVE'S. ST. CATHERINE CREE'S. ST. ANDREW UNDERSHAFT 143

X. CROSBY HALL. ST. HELEN'S. ST. ETHELBURGA'S. ST. GILES'S, CRIPPLEGATE 164

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