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    DescriptionThese controversial epic poems demonstrate Milton's genius for fusing sense and sound, classicism and innovation, narrative and drama in profound explorations of the moral problems of God's justice-and what it truly means to be human.


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    Title
    Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Prof John Milton, Edited by Warren Christopher Ricks, Introduction by Susanne Woods
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 369
    Width: 104 mm
    Height: 170 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780451531643
    ISBN 10: 0451531647
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CLA
    BIC subject category V2: FC
    DC22: FIC
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP028
    Ingram Theme: RELI/CHRIST
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Merchandise Category: MMP
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    BISAC V2.8: FIC004000
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    BISAC V2.8: POE005020
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    B&T General Subject: 640
    DC21: 821.4
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 821/.4
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T Approval Code: A25204000, C25106088
    BISAC V2.8: POE014000
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: PR3560.A2 W66 2010
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Imprint name
    Signet
    Publication date
    08 April 2011
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    John Milton was born in London on December 9, 1608, and studied at the University of Cambridge. He originally planned to become a clergyman, but abandoned those ambitions to become a poet. Political in his writings, he served a government post during the time of the Commonwealth. In 1651, he went completely blind but he continued to write, finishing Paradise Lost in 1667, and Paradise Regained in 1671. He died in 1674. Christopher Ricks is professor of humanities at Boston University and most recently author of Dylan's Visions of Sin. Susanne Woods is a Provost nad Professor of English at Wheaton College in Massachusetts, and Chair of the professional Northeast Milton Seminar. Her doctorate is from Columbia University and she has taught at the University of Hawaii, Franklin & Marshall College, and at Brown University, where she maintains an affiliation. Her books include Natural Emphasis: English Versification from Chaucer to Dryden (1984), and Lanyer: A Renaissance Woman Poet (1999), and she has published numerous articles on Milton and other English renaissance poets.