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Reading the classics and Paradise lost

Author: William M Porter
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Demonstrates that Milton's genuine allusions to the classics, while fewer than has been supposed, are rich with wit, irony, and thought.

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Genre/Form: History
Literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Porter, William M. (William Malin), 1951-
Reading the classics and Paradise lost.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1993
(OCoLC)608775403
Online version:
Porter, William M. (William Malin), 1951-
Reading the classics and Paradise lost.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1993
(OCoLC)623321458
Named Person: John Milton; John Milton; John Milton; John Milton; John Milton
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William M Porter
ISBN: 0803237065 9780803237063 0803287305 9780803287303
OCLC Number: 26130613
Description: xii, 222 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Nec plura adludens: Allusion --
The Difficulty of Attempting to Isolate Literary Allusions --
Lesser Forms of Literary Intertextuality --
The Critical Allusion --
Allusion as Enthymeme --
2. Descende caelo: Thought --
"Above the Aonian Mount" --
Hesiod's Titanomachy --
Horace's "Descende caelo" --
The Playfulness of the Miltonic Critique --
3. Facilis descensus Auerno: Design --
Homer and Vergil --
"A Poem in Twelve Books" --
The Aeneid Inside Out --
The Aeneid in a Mirror --
". . . imperium Oceano, famam qui terminet astris . . ." --
"Tantaene animis caelestibus irae?" --
4. Quantum mutatus: Language --
Allusion and Translation --
Dobson's Paradisus Amissus --
"Quantum mutatus ab illo" --
Sannazaro, Imitation, and Allusion --
Translation in Reverse.
Responsibility: William M. Porter.
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