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Hopkins, David

Reading Paradise Lost

Hopkins, David - Reading Paradise Lost, ebook

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Casting a fresh perspective on the greatest long poem in English, David Hopkins guides the reader through the inspiring poetic landscape of Milton’s great epic Paradise Lost, a work of literature which has compelled and fascinated readers down the ages and which offers enduring insight into the human condition 

  • A welcome aesthetic focus on the poetic experience of reading Paradise Lost rather than its religious or political context
  • Provides a nuanced, unified vision of the poem from a celebrated authority on English poetry of the period
  • Includes consideration of the poem's earlier champions and critics
  • Passionately advocates Paradise Lost's continuing artistic and philosophical relevance

Keywords: 17th Century English Literature, John Milton, epic, poem, poetry, seventeenth-century English literature, British literature

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Blackwell Reading Poetry
Page amount
112 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781118474426
Printed ISBN
9781118471005

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