Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost

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by John Milton
     
 

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Paradise Lost, an epic poem in blank verse, written by the 17th-century poet John Milton as he became blind at the end of his life, is a retelling of the Biblical story of the Fall of Man. While based on the Christian tale, the poem incorporates many topics, and spends most of its verses detailing the journey of Satan and his war on the angels. The depiction of Adam

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Paradise Lost, an epic poem in blank verse, written by the 17th-century poet John Milton as he became blind at the end of his life, is a retelling of the Biblical story of the Fall of Man. While based on the Christian tale, the poem incorporates many topics, and spends most of its verses detailing the journey of Satan and his war on the angels. The depiction of Adam and Eve draws an elaborate panorama of their trials. This classic of Western literature is wide-reaching and enormously influential, and should not be absent from the modern reader's bookshelf.

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ISBN-13:
2940015861945
Publisher:
LendMe
Publication date:
11/15/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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Paradise Lost 3.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 31 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Paradise Lost and The Canterbury Tales are the most super writings I have ever had the pleasure to read!!! I reccomend them both!!!
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She stepped in, noticing his boredom
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This ebook was very poorly formatted. The first letters of most lines in the poem were missing. Needless to say, it rendered the text very difficult to read. But what can you expect for 99 cents?
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Great formatting. Great navigation. And those awesome Gustave Dore illustrations. Only 99¿
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