Paradise Lost and Other Poems (Signet Classics) by John Milton

By John Milton

With the 3 works integrated during this volume--Paradise misplaced, Samson Agonistes, and Lycidas—Milton put himself subsequent to Shakespeare, Dante, and Homer as one of many maximum literary genius in background.

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Paradise Lost and Other Poems (Signet Classics)

With the 3 works integrated during this volume--Paradise misplaced, Samson Agonistes, and Lycidas—Milton put himself subsequent to Shakespeare, Dante, and Homer as one of many maximum literary genius in historical past.

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