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Samson Agonistes and shorter poems

John Milton

Samson Agonistes and shorter poems

by John Milton

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by A. E. Barker.
SeriesCrofts classics
ContributionsBarker, Arthur Edward.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13662334M

Book, Print in English Paradise regained, Samson Agonistes: and the complete shorter poems John Milton ; edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich, and Stephen M. Fallon. New York: Modern Library, Modern Library paperback ed. xxxiii, pages. The work deals with the final phase of Samson’s life and recounts the story as told in the biblical Book of f blind when he wrote Samson Agonistes, Milton depicts Samson, the once-mighty warrior, as blinded and a prisoner of the Philistines (“eyeless in Gaza at the mill with slaves”). Samson conquers self-pity and despair, however, and is granted a return of his old strength.

Samson Agonistes, the ‘dramatic poem’ by John Milton, was published in , three years before the poet’s death. Written in the form of a Greek tragedy, with the Chorus commenting on the action, it follows the biblical story of the blind Samson as he wreaks his revenge on .   Derived from the Modern Library?s esteemed The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton, this new volume, extensively revised and updated by its editors, contains Milton?s two late masterpieces, the brief epic Paradise Regained and the tragic drama Samson Agonistes.

1. Samson Agonistes 2. Lycidas 3. Comus And there is a short biographical essay at the beginning, as well as a couple of letters preceding Comus. Samson Agonistes presents the story of Samson & Delilah as an extended tragedy, with Milton’s own dramatic elements added to the Biblical story (from the Old Testament, Judges 16)/5(12). Compare cheapest textbook prices for Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, and the Complete Shorter Poems (Modern Library Classics), Milton, John - .


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