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"Paradise lost a poem in ten books / the author J.M."
Milton, John, 1608-1674.
First edition with the third title page.
London: Printed, and are to be sold by Peter Parker ..., Robert Boulter ..., and Matthias Walker ..., 1668.
Wing / M2138
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
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