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Sublimity and skepticism in Montaigne and Milton

Author: David Louis Sedley
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2005.
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"Traditional approaches to understanding sublimity and skepticism have often asserted the primacy and importance of one concept over the other. However, in Sublimity and Skepticism in Montaigne and Milton, David L. Sedley argues that literary and philosophical notions of skepticism and sublimity simultaneously developed and influenced one another. By exposing the twin origins of skepticism and sublimity, Sedley  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Sedley, David Louis, 1968-
Sublimity and skepticism in Montaigne and Milton.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607636152
Online version:
Sedley, David Louis, 1968-
Sublimity and skepticism in Montaigne and Milton.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607636156
Online version:
Sedley, David Louis, 1968-
Sublimity and skepticism in Montaigne and Milton.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)608163899
Named Person: Michel de Montaigne; John Milton; Michel de Montaigne; John Milton; John Milton; Michel de Montaigne; Michel de Montaigne; John Milton; Michel Eyquem de Montaigne; John Milton
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Louis Sedley
ISBN: 0472115286 9780472115280
OCLC Number: 60715259
Description: vi, 208 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Sublimity and skepticism in Montaigne's Journal de voyage --
The grandeur of ruin in the Essais --
Comus and the invention of Milton's grand style --
Paradise lost and how (not) to be sublime --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Sublimity & skepticism in Montaigne and Milton
Responsibility: David L. Sedley.
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Traditional approaches to understanding sublimity and skepticism have often asserted the importance of one concept over the other. This book argues that literary and philosophical notions of  Read more...

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