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Delirious Milton

The Fate of the Poet in Modernity

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674035096

Publication Date: 10/15/2009


224 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Prologue
  • Introduction
  • 1. Milton’s Halo
  • 2. Milton and Modernity
  • 3. Why, This Is Chaos
  • 4. God’s Body: Concept and Metaphor
  • 5. A Bleeding Rib: On the Creation of Eve
  • 6. Milton’s Choice of Subject
  • 7. Revolution in Paradise Regained
  • 8. Samson and the Heap of the Dead
  • Notes
  • Index

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