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John Milton /

Written just after the Restoration period in England, Milton's blank verse epic "Paradise Lost dramatized man's "fortunate fall" from grace and earned him a permanent place in the canon.

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  • "Includes: Satan's Voyage, The Descent from Heaven, Edenic Time, Revolt in the Desert, Samson Agonistes, etc."
  • "Written just after the Restoration period in England, Milton's blank verse epic "Paradise Lost dramatized man's "fortunate fall" from grace and earned him a permanent place in the canon."@en
  • "Esteemed literary critic Harold Bloom calls John Milton the greatest poet of the 17th century and the most powerful in the language after Shakespeare and Chaucer. Milton remains a radical example of the influence of an exemplary mind upon itself. Written just after the Restoration period in England, Milton's blank-verse epic, Paradise Lost, dramatized humankind's "fortunate fall" from grace and earned him a permanent place in the canon. This new entry in the Bloom's Classic Critical Views series looks at Milton throughout the centuries, lending a vital critical eye to this poet, and."@en
  • "Offers a brief biography of Milton and discusses the techniques, language, images, and major themes of his works."
  • "One of England's greatest poets, John Milton is acknowledged by admirers and detractors alike for his sublime imaginative works that span heaven and hell, and which include biblical heroes, newsmakers of his time, and the Christian Messiah. Doctor Samuel Johnson praised Milton's "copiousness and variety" as well as his "melodious words" with which he expressed his imagination (and conviction) in memorable verse. A master of the language "in its full extents," Milton defined the norms and values of the English poetic tradition : however unlikely, this seventeenth-century blind Puritan poet became the figure against whom all English successors would measure themselves."

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  • "Criticism, interpretation, etc."
  • "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
  • "Aufsatzsammlung"
  • "Aufsatzsammlung."
  • "Aufsatzsammlung."@en
  • "Quelle."
  • "Electronic books."@en

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  • "John Milton /"
  • "John Milton /"@en
  • "John milton : Modern critical views /"@en
  • "John Milton"
  • "John Milton"@en
  • "John Milton Modern Critical Reviews"