Areopagitica: Un Discurso Por la Libertad de Imprenta Dedicado al Parlamento de Inglaterra (Coleccion Conmemorativa 70 Aniversario) (Spanish) Paperback – 31 Dec 2005
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A letter from John Milton to the court regarding freedom of speech in the printing industry, 1644.