Few early modern poets engaged more fully with their historical circumstances than John Milton. A pamphleteer, government employee, and writer of occasional verse, Milton did not retreat from public life even after his political hopes were dashed by the Restoration. This volume investigates the various ways in which Milton's works and experiences emerged from the culture and events of his time. In a series of concise, engaging essays, an international group of scholars examines both the social conditions of Milton's life ...

Milton in Context 2015, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107456730

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Milton in Context 2009, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521518987