Selected Longer Poems and Prose
By John Milton
Edited by Tony Davies
Routledge – 1992 – 352 pages
Series: Routledge English Texts
An edition of Milton's later work rk includes the text of six books of Paradise Lost, The History of Britain and the whole of Samson Agonistes. Through his introduction, commmentary and full annotations, Tony Davies sets the works in their political and cultural contexts, and discusses such themes as the `heroic'; sexuality and gender; and Milton's interrogation of the meaning of history.
Contains: Paradise Lost: Books I, II, IV, VII, IX, XII, The History of Britain, Samson Agonistes