Reprint of the 1877 ed. published by E. Stock, London.
|Statement||by John Milton ; with an introd. by David Masson.|
|Contributions||Masson, David, 1822-1907.|
|LC Classifications||PR3560 1977|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ca. 250 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||250|
|LC Control Number||77019124|
Paradise Lost is an epic poem by John Milton that was first published in Read an overview of the entire poem or a line by line Summary and Analysis. Summary & Analysis. Book I, lines 1– Book I, lines 27– Book IX, Lines 1– Book IX, Lines – See a complete list of the characters in Paradise Lost and in-depth. Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. It was originally published in in ten books; a second edition followed in , redivided into twelve books (in the manner of the division of Virgil's Aeneid) with minor revisions throughout and a note on the versification/5(). John Milton's Paradise Lost is one of the greatest epic poems in the English language. It tells the story of the Fall of Man, a tale of immense drama and excitement, of rebellion and treachery, of innocence pitted against corruption, in which God and Satan fight a bitter battle for control of mankind's destiny/5(K). This hardcover edition of Paradise Lost was published Beautifully printed with all 12 of Blake's superb colour illustrations. Useful introduction but no line numbering. For detailed notes consider also buying Caroline Moore's Connell guide/5().
Paradise Lost makes an excellent audio book. It is said that Milton had fevered dreams during the writing of Paradise Lost and would . Paradise Lost ()/ Introduction. From Wikisource — PARADISE LOST, AS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED. BY JOHN MILTON, BEING A FACSIMILE REPRODUCTION OF THE. FIRST EDITION. WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY DAVID MASSON, M.A., LL.D., author of The Life of John and to have taken e s pecial exception to one pa s s age in the Fir s t Book . Paradise Lost is the greatest work by one of the greatest poets in English literature and here, finally, is the long awaited Second Edition of Alastair Fowler's annotated edition, originally published in , which has become the most authoritative guide to this great work and to the critical analysis that it has prompted. This important new edition is based on the First Edition of 4/5(35). Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. It was originally published in in ten books; a second edition followed in , redivided into twelve books (in the manner of the division of Virgil's Aeneid) with minor revisions throughout and a note on the versification.
Paradise Lost is an epic poem by John Milton originally published in , later revised in At the time of its publication, it was, in fact, quite daring in its politics and its handling of the character of Satan, who remains one of the most complex and subtly-rendered characters in literary history. Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. It was originally published in in ten books, with a total of over ten thousand individual lines of. Paradise lost, as originally published: being a facsimile reproduction of the first edition / (London: Stock, ), by John Milton and David Masson (page images at HathiTrust) Paradise lost, book 3, (Oxford, University Press, ), by John Milton, ed. by C. B. Wheeler and C. B. Wheeler (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First edition. This is a very rare example of Paradise Lost with the contemporary binding untouched and with a title page. This volume has been signed by women who owned it in the 17th and 18th centuries. Samuel Johnson wrote of Paradise Lost, The characteristic quality of his poem is sublimity.