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Milton, John

Overview
Works: 5 works in 7 publications in 3 languages and 9 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Illustrations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PR3561, 821.4
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Publications about John Milton
Publications by John Milton
Most widely held works by John Milton
El paraíso perdido by John Milton( Book )
3 editions published between 1790 and 2012 in Danish and German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Epic on the biblical theme of the fall of Adam and Eve. Treat the problem of evil and suffering, of why a good God almighty and if you choose to allow them would be easy to avoid. Attitudes of God, Adam and Eve and the devil, eventually revealing the message of hope after losing the original paradise. Heaven and hell represent moods rather than physical spaces
The Collected Poetical Works of John Milton Extended Annotated Edition by John Milton( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
John Milton was one of the most famous English poets of the 17th century. Besides his epic poems 'Paradise Lost' and 'Paradise Regained' he was also known for his political poems reflecting the turbulences of his age. This edition is annotated with a detailed and rare biographical essay on the author and his works, written by w. P. Trent. Contents: Miscellaneous Poems. On The Morning Of Christs Nativity. The Passion. On Time. Upon The Circumcision. At A Solemn Musick. An Epitaph On The Marchioness Of Winchester. Song On May Morning. On Shakespear (1630). Another On The Same. L'allegro. Il Penseroso. Sonnets. Arcades. Lycidas. A Mask Presented At Ludlow-Castle, 1634. C. Anno Aetatis 17. On The Death Of A Fair Infant Dying Of A Cough. The Fifth Ode Of Horace. Lib. I. Sonnets. On The New Forcers Of Conscience Under The Long Parliament. On The Lord Gen. Fairfax At The Seige Of Colchester. To The Lord Generall Cromwell May 1652. To Sr Henry Vane The Younger. To Mr. Cyriack Skinner Upon His Blindness. Psalms Collection Of Passages Translated In The Prose Writings. Paradise Lost. Paradise Regained. Samson Agonistes
The Collected Prose Works of John Milton Extended Annotated Edition by John Milton( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
John Milton belongs to the most important English poets and prose polemicists ever. One of his biographs wrote about him: 'He was the greatest of all human beings: the noblest and the ennobler of mankind. He has steadily grown in the world's reverence, and his fame will still increase with the lapse of ages.' This edition is one of the most complete on the market and annotated with a detailed and rare biographical essay on the author and his works, written by w. P. Trent. Contents: Of Reformation In England, And The Causes That Hitherto Have Hindered It. Of Prelatical Episcopacy, The Reason Of Church-Government Urged Against Prelaty. Animadversions Opon The Remonstrant's Defence Against Smectymnuus. An Apology For Smectymnuus. Of Education. Areopagitica: A Speech For The Liberty Of Unlicensed Printing. The Doctrine And Discipline Of Divorce; The Judgment Of Martin Bucer Concerning Divorce. Tetrachordon. Expositions Upon The Four Chief Passages Of Colasterion. A Reply To A Nameless Answer Against The Doctrine The Tenure Of Kings And Magistrates: Observations On The Articles Of Peace, The Portraiture Of His Majesty In His Solitudes And Sufferings. A Defence Of The People Of England, In Answer To Salmasius's Brief Notes Upon A Late Sermon, Titled, The Fear Of God And The King. The History Of Britain, That Part Especially Now Called England, Of True Religion, Heresy, Schism, Toleration; And What Best Means May Be Used Against The Growth Of Popery. A Brief History Of Moscovia, And Of Other Less Known Countries Lying Eastward Of Russia As Far As Cathay. A Manifesto Of The Lord Protector Of The Commonwealth Of England, Scotland, Ireland, C. The Second Defence Of The People Of England, Against An Anonymous Libel Familiar Epistles, Translated From The Latin, By Robert Fellowes, A. M. Oxon
Paradise Lost Extended Annotated & Illustrated Edition by John Milton( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This is the annotated and illustrated edition, containing a detailed biographical essay on the author as well as a wealth of beautiful illustrations by William Blake. Paradise Lost is an epic poem in twelve books, in English heroic verse without rhyme, by John Milton (C. P. P.) and was published in 1667. The subject is the fall of man, and the expulsion from Paradise. Book I. Satan arouses his legions, still suffering from their expulsion from heaven, tells them of an ancient prophecy of a new world and a new race to be created, and summons a general council, to meet at Pandemonium, his capital, to confer on the subject. Book II. At the council it is resolved not to hazard another battle for the recovery of heaven but to search for the prophesied new world. Satan undertakes to ?nd it alone. Book III. The Almighty sees Satan flying through space, confers with the Son, foretells the fall, and arranges the scheme of redemption. Meanwhile Satan alights on the world. Book IV.-
Typographic Scheme for a proposed edition of Areopagitica by John Milton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1934 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
 
Languages
English (3)
German (2)
Danish (2)
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