Dangerous Talk

Scandalous, Seditious, and Treasonable Speech in Pre-Modern England David Cressy. 12. Dangerous. Talk. in. Dangerous. Times. F. rom the fifteenth century to the eighteenth, and no doubt most other times, the people and governors of ...

Author: David Cressy

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199564804

Category: History

Page: 374

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Dangerous Talk traces free speech across five centuries of popular political culture, and shows how scandalous, seditious and treasonable talk finally gained protection as 'the birthright of an Englishman'.

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