Paradise Lost: Oxford World's Classics

Paradise Lost: Oxford World's Classics

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Overview

Edited with an introduction and notes by John Leonard.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199535743
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 05/15/2008
Series: Oxford World's Classics Series
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 184,918
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Alastair Fowler is Regius Professor Emeritus of Rhetoric and English Literature at the University of Edinburgh, and was formerly Professor of English at the University of Virginia, USA.

Table of Contents

From the Preface to the First Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
Abbreviations
Selected Journal of Abbreviations
Chronological Table of Milton's Life and Chief Publications
INTRODUCTION
Composition
Printing History
Text
Punctuation Sources and Models
Language and Style
Metrical Structure
Numerical Composition
Time Scheme
Astronomy
Theology
Politics and Allegory
Criticism
Portraits and Illustrations PARADISE LOST
The Printer to the Reader
In Paradisum AmissanOn Paradise Lost
The Verse
Dryden's Epigram

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