Milton's Paradise Lost

Author(s): John Milton


In this epic work, John Milton seeks "to justify the ways of God to men" through the familiar Christian myth of the fall from grace. The poem is imbued with Milton's profoundly individual view of man's place in the universe and his intellectual and spiritual quest for redemption in the face of despair. This unique clothbound edition includes its own slipcase and all fifty of the magnificent engravings produced by Gustave Dore especially for the work.


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John Milton was an English poet, polemicist, and a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell. He wrote at a time of religious flux and political upheaval, and is best known for his epic poem "Paradise Lost."

General Fields

  • : 9781782124238
  • : Arcturus Publishing Ltd
  • : Arcturus Publishing Ltd
  • : 1.22
  • : September 2013
  • : 228mm X 183mm X 38mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : John Milton
  • : Hardback
  • : Deluxe unabridged gift ed
  • : Gustave Dore
  • : 821.4
  • : 384