Paradise Lost (1667) - Par adi se L ost (1667) Epic poem...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 8/31/10 Paradise Lost (1667) Epic poem written by John Milton Written in blank verse instead of the epic rhymed couplets; “Rime being no necessary Adjunct or true Ornament of Poem of good Verse, in longer works especially” Milton’s purpose: to “justify the ways of God to men” Divided into 10 books (later 12)
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Click to edit Master subtitle style 8/31/10 Book 1 Invocation (1-26) Satan’s Revolt (27-81) Dialogue between Satan and Beelzebub (81-330) Catalogue of Demons (331-521) Satan’s Speech (522- 662) Pandemonium (663-798)
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8/31/10 Satan’s Revolt (27-81) “Th' infernal Serpent; he it was whose guile, Stirred up with envy and revenge, deceived The mother of mankind, what time his pride Had cast him out from Heaven, with all his host Of rebel Angels, by whose aid, aspiring To set himself in glory above his peers, He trusted to have equalled the Most High, If he Very first facepalm
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This note was uploaded on 08/31/2010 for the course E 34445 taught by Professor Christian during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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