Reborn John?: The Eighteenth-century Afterlife of John Lilburne

  title={Reborn John?: The Eighteenth-century Afterlife of John Lilburne},
  author={Edward Vallance},
  journal={History Workshop Journal},
  pages={1 - 26}
  • Edward Vallance
  • Published 1 October 2012
  • Art, History
  • History Workshop Journal
This man proved a great trouble-world in all the variety of Governments afterward, being chief of a faction called Levellers: he was a great proposal-maker and modeller of State, which by his means was always restless in the Usurpation. He died a Quaker; and such as his life was, such was his death. James Heath, Chronicle of the Late Intestine War (1661), 1676 In so describing the Leveller activist and pamphleteer John Lilburne (1615?–57) in his 1661 history of the civil wars, James Heath, best… Expand
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