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Milton, John 1608-1674

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Works: 9,582 works in 32,513 publications in 14 languages and 673,043 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Biography  Drama  Epic poetry  Study guides  Illustrations  Portraits  Concordances 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Librettist, Editor, Lyricist, Translator, Attributed name, Honoree, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Composer, Creator, Dubious author, Actor
Classifications: PR3560, 821.4
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Publications about John Milton
Publications by John Milton
Publications by John Milton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about John Milton
 
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Most widely held works by John Milton
Paradise lost by John Milton( Book )
1,637 editions published between 1667 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 23,776 libraries worldwide
Presents John Milton's epic poem "Paradise Lost," in which Satan attempts to exact revenge on God after being cast out of Heaven, and includes explanatory notes; source texts such as Bible selections and prose works by Milton; and forty-eight works of criticism by such figures as John Dryden, William Blake, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, T.S. Eliot, C.S. Lewis, Northrop Frye, Stanley Fish, and Helen Vendler
The poetical works of John Milton by John Milton( Book )
1,363 editions published between 1605 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 8,162 libraries worldwide
Life of the author. Paradise Lost, books 1 - 12. Paradise Regained, Books 1 - 4 + Samson Agonistes, Comus, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso, Arcades, Lycidas. Poems on Several Occasions. Sonnets. Translations
Paradise regain'd a poem, in four books. To which is added Samson Agonistes ; and Poems upon several occasions, with a tractate of education. The author John Milton by John Milton( file )
354 editions published between 1671 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 4,305 libraries worldwide
Poems of John Milton by John Milton( Book )
130 editions published between 1645 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,839 libraries worldwide
This new selection of Milton's poems, sorted and introduced by Claire Tomalin, explores Milton's verse against the arc of his extraordinary life: from early schoolboy writings and the verse of the university wit at Cambridge to his masterly sonnets, ranging across subjects such as the natural world, a defence of Oliver Cromwell and a dream
Samson Agonistes by John Milton( Book )
192 editions published between 1671 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 2,625 libraries worldwide
This dramatic poem deals with the last phase in the life of the Samson mentioned in the Book of Judges; he is blind and a prisoner of the Philistines. In prison he is visited by various people, including his scheming wife, Dalila. He is finally summoned to provide amusement by feats of strength for the Philistine lords with disasterous consequences for all
The complete poetical works of John Milton by John Milton( Book )
128 editions published between 1827 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,568 libraries worldwide
Annotated copy of "The Complete Poetical Works of John Milton, Student's Cambridge Edition," 1899, used by Morgan in English 116 in the spring semester of the 1922-1923 academic year. The volume includes CHM's handwritten account of a visit to the Naval Academy at Annapolis for a gymnastics meet in March, 1923
English minor poems ; Paradise lost ; Samson Agonistes ; Areopagitica by John Milton( Book )
64 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,380 libraries worldwide
Milton's Paradise lost by John Milton( Book )
183 editions published between 1732 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,315 libraries worldwide
Considered the most influential epic poem in English literature, Paradise Lost is a retelling of the biblical story of mankind's fall from grace
(Of) education John Milton's tractate by John Milton( file )
73 editions published between 1644 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,926 libraries worldwide
In the vein of Plato's Republic before it and Rousseau's Emile after, On Education is a personal epistle aimed at the training of youth in the classic and poetic traditions as well as the future of scientific studies
Areopagitica a speech for the liberty of unlicensed printing to the Parliament of England by John Milton( file )
78 editions published between 1644 and 2012 in English and Latin and held by 1,817 libraries worldwide
Areopagitica: A speech for the Liberty of Unlicensed Printing to the Parliament of England is John Milton's famous tract against censorship. Published in 1644, Areopagitica is named after a speech by Isocrates, a fifth century BC Athenian orator. The work is counted as one of the most influential and inspired defenses of the right to freedom of expression in history. It is also a personal issue for Milton who was submitted to censorship himself when he tried to publish
Paradise lost by John Milton( Sound Recording )
114 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,808 libraries worldwide
Often considered the greatest epic in any modern language, Paradise lost tells the story of the revolt of Satan, his banishment from Heaven, and the ensuing fall of man and his expulsion from Eden. It is 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. The struggle ranges across Heaven, Hell, and earth, as Satan and his band of rebel angels conspire against God. At the center of the conflict are Adam and Eve, motivated by all too human temptations, but whose ultimate downfall is unyielding love
Selected prose by John Milton( file )
20 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in English and Italian and held by 1,794 libraries worldwide
Comus a mask by John Milton( file )
68 editions published between 1735 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,743 libraries worldwide
L'allegro and Il penseroso by John Milton( file )
114 editions published between 1743 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,733 libraries worldwide
The portable Milton by John Milton( Book )
41 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 1,683 libraries worldwide
Includes some prose works
Complete poems and major prose by John Milton( Book )
40 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,657 libraries worldwide
TEXTBOOK CONTAINING THE COMPLETE POEMS AND MAJOR PROSE OF JOHN MILTON
Areopagitica by John Milton( Book )
189 editions published between 1644 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
Areopagitica: A speech of Mr John Milton for the liberty of unlicensed printing to the Parliament of England is a prose tract or polemic by John Milton, published November 23, 1644, at the height of the English Civil War. Milton's Areopagitica is titled after a speech written by the Athenian orator Isocrates in the 5th century BC. (The Areopagus is a hill in Athens, the site of real and mythical tribunals. Isocrates hoped to restore the Council of the Areopagus.) Like Isocrates, Milton had no intention of delivering his speech orally. Instead it was distributed via pamphlet, defying the same p
The complete poems of John Milton by John Milton( Book )
39 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in English and held by 1,472 libraries worldwide
Contents: The complete poems of John Milton
Sonnets by John Milton( file )
27 editions published between 1883 and 2001 in English and held by 1,471 libraries worldwide
Paradise regained by John Milton( file )
in English and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
French, Joseph Milton 1608-1674
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Miltonus Anglus, Ioannes 1608-1674
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Miltūn, Zhūn
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Polypragmaticus, Johannes 1608-1674
Милтон, Джон
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Мильтон, Джон 1608-1674
מילטאן, ג'ון 1608-1674
מילטאן, יאהאן
מילטאן, יוחנן
מילטון, ג׳והן
מילטון, ג'ון 1608-1674
מילטון, יוחנן
מלטן, יוחנן
جون ملتون، 1608-1674
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ミルトン, ジオン
ミルトン, ジョン
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French (17)
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Italian (12)
Multiple languages (4)
Latin (4)
Hebrew (3)
Japanese (2)
Catalan (2)
Bengali (1)
Polish (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
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