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Milton's Paradise Lost / Leather Binding / 1868

Milton's Paradise Lost / Leather Binding / 1868

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By John Milton
Editor Sir Egerton Brydges
Illustrators: John Martin and J.W.M Turner

The Poetical Works of John Milton is an accessible and meticulously restored version of Milton's most notable poems. The book provides a detailed look at Milton's life and includes his most significant works, such as Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, Comus, alongside numerous sonnets, odes, and other miscellaneous poems. This collection showcases Milton's unique literary innovations, like his employment of unrhymed verse and the introduction of new words to the English language. The legacy of Milton's radical thinking and profound influence on English literature is encapsulated in this volume, making it a significant resource for any scholar or enthusiast of English literature.

Book Condition: Very Good | Dust Jacket: No Jacket.

The book is bound in full Morocco leather with a gilt title and tooling on the spine, with raised bands, inner dentelle, and all edges in gilt. The boards have slight shelf wear and are rubbing on the edges and spine. The upper and lower hinges are cracked; however, the text block binding is secure. There is one slight torn edge of a single page. Otherwise, the pages are unmarked except for a hint of foxing here and there. The book remains in a very good condition overall.

Publisher: New York: W.I. Pooley, Harper and Brothers
Publication Date: ca. 1868
Language: English / Latin
Binding: Leather
Condition: Very Good
Pages: cx, 111-858, 6 engraved plates (including frontispiece and vignette title page)
Size: ~9.75in X 6.75in (25cm x 17cm)

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