17th Century Literature Products

  • Drama in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

    Playmakers and their Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Nadia Thérèse van Pelt

    Drama in Medieval and Early Modern Europe moves away from the customary conceptual framework that artificially separates ‘medieval’ from ‘early modern’ drama to explore the role of drama and spectacle in England, France, the Low Countries, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, and the German-speaking areas…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Themes in Medieval and Early Modern History

  • Ariosto, Shakespeare and Corneille

    1st Edition

    By Benedetto Croce

    Originally published in 1921 this volume consists of the first of Croce’s literary criticisms to be published in English and as well as a section on Shakespeare, it contains unique essays on Ariosto and Corneille which together inaugurated a new era in literary criticism. The essays are based on…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    Routledge
    Collected Works

  • The Epic

    1st Edition

    By Paul Merchant

    First published in 1971, this work examines the tradition of the epic and the many forms in which it has presented itself over time. After unpicking the defining aspects of an epic, the book tracks the literary tradition from the classical period through to modern day. Exploring major texts such…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • Routledge Library Editions: Milton

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This set of 9 volumes, originally published between 1965 and 1991, amalgamates a wide breadth of research on John Milton, with a particular focus on his epic poem Paradise Lost. This collection of books from some of the leading scholars in the field provides a comprehensive overview of how Milton…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • A Concordance to the Poetical Works of John Milton

    1st Edition

    By John Bradshaw

    First published in 1894. This Concordance to the Poetical Works of John Milton includes all of Milton’s poems, excluding the Psalms and the Translations in the prose works; and all of the words are given with the exception of some of the pronouns, conjunctions, adverbs and prepositions; but any of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • Milton and Free Will

    An Essay in Criticism and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By William Myers

    First published in 1987. Milton and Free Will is an incisive, ambitious and comprehensive analysis and defence of the concept of free will, using Milton as an example and exemplar. Written with passion, and out of a lifelong engagement with the poetry of Milton and the philosophical and theological…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • Re-membering Milton

    Essays on the Texts and Traditions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Nyquist, Margaret W. Ferguson

    First published in 1987. Passionately praised and equally passionately criticised by contemporary and later writers, the figure of Milton inherited by the twentieth century is by no means unified, despite the appearance of monumental unity his work sometimes acquires in the classroom and in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • The Lofty Rhyme

    A Study of Milton's Major Poetry, 1st Edition

    By Balachandra Rajan

    First published in 1970. Few books on Milton have dealt with his poetry as a whole. The present study, a discussion of Milton’s major poetry, seeks to examine each of the poems on its own distinctive grounds and also to delineate the pattern of continuity which the poems enter into and sustain. The…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • Paradise Lost

    1st Edition

    By G. K. Hunter

    First published in 1980. Paradise Lost was once a favourite text for family reading; today it is confined to the educational system, which treats it as an object to be investigated rather than a subject that demands response. Professor Hunter writes inevitably for an audience of literary students,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • Milton's Creation

    A Guide through Paradise Lost, 1st Edition

    By Harry Blamires

    First published in 1971. The intention of Milton’s Creation is to provide the student with a simple and direct entry into Paradise Lost. The author is not concerned with taking sides in critical controversy. His aim is to elucidate Milton’s primary meanings; this is a work of exegesis, not of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • Paradise Lost and the Classical Epic

    1st Edition

    By Francis C. Blessington

    This study, first published in 1979, explores the idea that all spheres of action - hell, heaven, and earth - of the classical epic is relevant to all parts of Paradise Lost. The author also examines the structure, style, and the narrator of the text. This title will be of great interest to…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

  • Milton Re-viewed

    Ten Essays, 1st Edition

    By Edward Le Comte

    First published in 1991. These ten essays by the distinguished Milton scholar Edward Le Comte examines the various themes, context and structure of Milton’s poetry and prose, including particular focus on both Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained. This title will be of great interest to students of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Milton

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