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Inside paradise lost : reading the designs of Milton's epic, David Quint

Label
Inside paradise lost : reading the designs of Milton's epic
Title
Inside paradise lost
Title remainder
reading the designs of Milton's epic
Statement of responsibility
David Quint
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inside "Paradise Lost" opens up new readings and ways of reading Milton's epic poem by mapping out the intricacies of its narrative and symbolic designs and by revealing and exploring the deeply allusive texture of its verse. David Quint's comprehensive study demonstrates how systematic patterns of allusion and keywords give structure and coherence both to individual books of Paradise Lost and to the overarching relationship among its books and episodes. Looking at poems within the poem, Quint provides new interpretations as he takes readers through the major subjects of Pa
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
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Quint, David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Milton, John
  • POETRY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Criticism and interpretation
  • Milton, John, 1608-1674
Label
Inside paradise lost : reading the designs of Milton's epic, David Quint
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Milton's Book of Numbers: Book 1 and Its Catalog -- The Shape of the Catalog -- Moloch and Belial 1 -- Moloch and Saturn 1 -- Moloch and Saturn 2: A Miniature Aeneid -- Moloch and Belial 2: Libya and Sodom -- Egypt -- The Catalog and Pandaemonium -- The Logic of the Similes in Book 1 -- Raising Devils -- Appendix: Demonic Swashbucklers -- 2. Ulysses and the Devils: The Unity of Book 2 -- The Council -- Moloch and Belial Again: Ajax and Ulysses -- Mammon and Beelzebub: A Thersites Is Rebuked -- Satan and the Doloneia -- Meanwhile, Back in Hell ... -- Milton's Telegony -- Satan's Odyssey -- Whose Odyssey? -- 3. Fear of Falling: Icarus, Phaethon, and Lucretius -- Icarus and Satan's Fall Through Chaos -- Virgil and Lucretius -- Dante, Tasso, Ovid -- Satan Voyager -- Phaethon, the Son, and the War in Heaven -- Flight and Fall -- A Poetry Against Falling -- 4. Light, Vision, and the Unity of Book 3 -- Structure and Design -- Universal Blank -- Vision
  • The Sun -- The Paradise of Fools -- Sun Worshippers -- Poetry and Science -- 5. The Politics of Envy -- Envy and the New Dispensation -- Angels and Courtiers -- Brotherhood versus Kingship in Books 11 -- 12 -- 6. Getting What You Wish For: A Reading of the Fall -- The Seduction of Eve -- The Second Adam as Second Eve -- Adam's Choice: "One flesh" -- "Not vastly disproportionall" -- Changing Places -- Appendix: A Note on the Separation Scene -- 7. Reversing the Fall in Book 10 -- Virgilian Coordinates and the End of Satan -- Creation and Anti-creation -- Anti-triumphs -- The Triumphs of the Son -- Satan's Triumph -- Adam and the Winds -- The Recovery of Human Choice -- Cherishing Eve -- Dido and Armida; Creusa -- Pandora -- The Exposed Matron -- 8. Leaving Eden -- Deconsecrated Earth -- Good-bye
Control code
ocn868980452
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400850488
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4db4dk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868980452
Label
Inside paradise lost : reading the designs of Milton's epic, David Quint
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Milton's Book of Numbers: Book 1 and Its Catalog -- The Shape of the Catalog -- Moloch and Belial 1 -- Moloch and Saturn 1 -- Moloch and Saturn 2: A Miniature Aeneid -- Moloch and Belial 2: Libya and Sodom -- Egypt -- The Catalog and Pandaemonium -- The Logic of the Similes in Book 1 -- Raising Devils -- Appendix: Demonic Swashbucklers -- 2. Ulysses and the Devils: The Unity of Book 2 -- The Council -- Moloch and Belial Again: Ajax and Ulysses -- Mammon and Beelzebub: A Thersites Is Rebuked -- Satan and the Doloneia -- Meanwhile, Back in Hell ... -- Milton's Telegony -- Satan's Odyssey -- Whose Odyssey? -- 3. Fear of Falling: Icarus, Phaethon, and Lucretius -- Icarus and Satan's Fall Through Chaos -- Virgil and Lucretius -- Dante, Tasso, Ovid -- Satan Voyager -- Phaethon, the Son, and the War in Heaven -- Flight and Fall -- A Poetry Against Falling -- 4. Light, Vision, and the Unity of Book 3 -- Structure and Design -- Universal Blank -- Vision
  • The Sun -- The Paradise of Fools -- Sun Worshippers -- Poetry and Science -- 5. The Politics of Envy -- Envy and the New Dispensation -- Angels and Courtiers -- Brotherhood versus Kingship in Books 11 -- 12 -- 6. Getting What You Wish For: A Reading of the Fall -- The Seduction of Eve -- The Second Adam as Second Eve -- Adam's Choice: "One flesh" -- "Not vastly disproportionall" -- Changing Places -- Appendix: A Note on the Separation Scene -- 7. Reversing the Fall in Book 10 -- Virgilian Coordinates and the End of Satan -- Creation and Anti-creation -- Anti-triumphs -- The Triumphs of the Son -- Satan's Triumph -- Adam and the Winds -- The Recovery of Human Choice -- Cherishing Eve -- Dido and Armida; Creusa -- Pandora -- The Exposed Matron -- 8. Leaving Eden -- Deconsecrated Earth -- Good-bye
Control code
ocn868980452
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400850488
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4db4dk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868980452

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