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Paradise lost

Author: John Milton; David Hawkes
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, 2004.
Series: Barnes & Noble classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paradise Lost is the greatest epic poem in English literature, and Milton's Satan one of its most compelling figures. The controversy has been exceeded only by its tremendous influence: countless masters of English verse have paid homage to Milton and Paradise Lost. A profound meditation on the role of man under God, Pardise Lost is essential reading.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Named Person: Adam, (Biblical figure); Eve, (Biblical figure)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Milton; David Hawkes
ISBN: 1593080956 9781593080952
OCLC Number: 56989253
Description: xlv, 442 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Barnes & Noble classics.
Responsibility: John Milton ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Hawkes ; George Stade, consulting editorial director.

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Paradise Lost is the greatest epic poem in English literature, and Milton's Satan one of its most compelling figures. The controversy has been exceeded only by its tremendous influence: countless masters of English verse have paid homage to Milton and Paradise Lost. A profound meditation on the role of man under God, Pardise Lost is essential reading.

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