A Concise Companion to Milton

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Angelica Duran
John Wiley & Sons, 2007 - 274 pagine
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With brevity, depth, and accessibility, this book helps readers to appreciate the works of John Milton, and to understand the great influence they have had on literature and other disciplines.
  • Presents new and authoritative essays by internationally respected Milton scholars
  • Explains how and why Milton’s works established their central place in the English literary canon
  • Structured chronologically around Milton’s major works
  • Also includes a select bibliography and a chronology detailing Milton’s life and works alongside relevant world events
  • Ideal as a first critical work on Milton
 

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Sommario

Introduction
1
Miltons Prose
7
The Legacy
25
More than Three Hundred
43
Textual Sites
59
Miltons Heroic Sonnets
78
The Lives of Lycidas
95
Tradition and Innovation
111
Gender Sex and Marriage in Paradise
144
The Ecology of Paradise Lost
161
The Messianic Vision of Paradise Regained
178
Samson Agonistes
197
Reference Points
215
Much arguing much writing
235
Index
270
Copyright

The Bible Religion and Spirituality in Paradise Lost
128

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Informazioni sull'autore (2007)

Angelica Duranis Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Purdue University. A Milton specialist, she is on the editorial board of Milton Quarterly and is currently working on two book–length projects entitled Milton among Spaniards and Milton in Hispanoamerica. Her book on The Age of Milton and The Scientific Revolution is forthcoming in 2007.


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