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Milton, John 1608-1674

Works: 10,497 works in 38,724 publications in 33 languages and 760,868 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epic poetry  History  Blank verse  Biography  Musical settings  Illustrated works  Sonnets  Fiction 
Subject Headings: Poets, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Translator, Honoree, Other, Attributed name, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Composer, Creator, Author of introduction, Dubious author, Contributor, Actor
Classifications: PR3560, 821.4
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Most widely held works by John Milton
Paradise lost, and other poems by John Milton( Book )

3,866 editions published between 1640 and 2017 in 31 languages and held by 26,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents John Milton's epic poem about the fall of man and Satan's plot for revenge against God for casting him out of Heaven; and includes twelve illustrations from the first illustrated edition, published in 1688, and an introduction by novelist Philip Pullman
The poetical works of John Milton by John Milton( Book )

755 editions published between 1 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of the author. Paradise Lost, books 1 - 12. Paradise Regained, Books 1 - 4 + Samson Agonistes, Comus, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso, Arcades, Lycidas. Poems on Several Occasions. Sonnets. Translations
Areopagitica by John Milton( Book )

348 editions published between 1644 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searchable full text page images of Southern Methodist University's Bridwell Library copy of the 1644 London edition
Paradise lost by John Milton( Recording )

140 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Often considered the greatest epic in any modern language, 'Paradise Lost' tells the story of the revolt of Satan and his banishment from Heaven and the fall of man and his expulsion from Eden. Writing in blank verse of unsurpassed majesty, Milton demonstrates his genius for imagery and cadence. His style is rich and sonorous, his characterizations are heroic, and his action is cosmic in scale
The portable Milton by John Milton( Book )

47 editions published between 1949 and 1987 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes some prose works
Complete poems and major prose by John Milton( Book )

48 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comus by John Milton( Book )

287 editions published between 1637 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comus (A Mask Presented at Ludlow Castle, 1634) is a masque in honour of chastity, written by John Milton and first presented on Michaelmas, 1634, before John Egerton, Earl of Bridgewater at Ludlow Castle in celebration of the Earl's new post as President of Wales. Known colloquially as Comus, the mask's actual full title is A Mask presented at Ludlow Castle 1634: on Michelmas night, before the right honorable John, Earl of Bridgewater, Viscount Brackley, Lord President of Wales, and one of His Majesty's most honorable privy council. Comus was printed anonymously in 1637, in a quarto issued by
L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato by George Frideric Handel( )

40 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato: Oratorium in drei Teilen für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 55. Text: Charles Jennens
Samson Agonistes by John Milton( Book )

264 editions published between 1671 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dramatic poem deals with the last phase in the life of the Samson mentioned in the Book of Judges; he is blind and a prisoner of the Philistines. In prison he is visited by various people, including his scheming wife, Dalila. He is finally summoned to provide amusement by feats of strength for the Philistine lords with disasterous consequences for all
Paradise regain'd. A poem, in four books. To which is added Samson Agonistes: and poems upon several occasions by John Milton( Book )

291 editions published between 1713 and 1788 in 3 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Britain, that part especially now call'd England : from the first traditional beginning, continu'd to the Norman conquest by John Milton( Book )

83 editions published between 1670 and 2016 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index: leaves [1]-[53] at end. Errata: p. [55] at end. Portrait signed: Gul. Faithorne ad vivum delin. et sculpsit. First edition. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12156552. (stc) Wing M2119. (vid) 55158. (DLPS) A50902.0001.001. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at for further information or permissions. Great Britain -- History -- To 1066. Faithorne, William, 1616-1691
Selected prose by John Milton( Book )

24 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comus : a mask by John Milton( Book )

69 editions published between 1738 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise regain'd : a poem in four books by John Milton( Book )

83 editions published between 1671 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'allegro, Il penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas by John Milton( Book )

24 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonnets by John Milton( Book )

34 editions published between 1883 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalms I-VIII, LXXX-LXXXVII by John Milton( )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Of) education : John Milton's tractate by John Milton( )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milton by E. M. W Tillyard( Book )

4 editions published between 1930 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informatie over leven en werk van de Engelse schrijver (1608-1674)
Milton; a collection of critical essays by Louis L Martz( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Paradise lost, and other poems
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The poetical works of John MiltonAreopagiticaParadise lostThe portable MiltonComplete poems and major proseSamson AgonistesParadise regain'd : a poem in four books