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Author Poole, William, 1977-

Title Milton and the idea of the fall / William Poole
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 240 pages)
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Note on the text; Abbreviations; Introduction; PART I Fallen culture; PART II Milton; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Summary In Paradise Lost (1667), Milton produced the most magnificent poetic account ever written of the biblical Fall of man. In this wide-ranging study, William Poole analyses the origin, evolution, and contemporary discussion of the Fall, and offers many new insights into the originality and sophistication of Milton's work
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-233) and index
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Subject Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Religion.
Milton, John, 1608-1674. Paradise lost.
Epic poetry, English -- History and criticism.
Fall of man in literature.
Fall of man -- History of doctrines -- 17th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
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