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The epic of Paradise lost; twelve essays.

Author: Marianna Woodhull
Publisher: New York, Gordian Press, 1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Epic poetry
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Woodhull, Marianna.
Epic of Paradise lost.
New York, Gordian Press, 1968
Named Person: John Milton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marianna Woodhull
OCLC Number: 175740
Notes: Reprint of the 1907 ed.
Description: xi, 375 pages 23 cm
Contents: What is an epic? --
The Christian epic --
"Treatise on Christian doctrine" --
Milton's drafts for a tragedy upon Paradise lost --
Other versions of man's fall --
Man's fall in tragedy : "Adamus exsul," Grotius --
Man's fall in tragedy : "Adam in Ballingschap," Vondel --
Man's fall in tragedy : "L'Adamo," Andreini --
Lucifer's fall in tragedy : "Lucifer," Vondel --
Some epic scenes --
Milton's achievement in "Paradise lost" : God, Satan, Adam and Eve --
Epic source of the lyrics in "Paradise lost."


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