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Ovid, Metamorphoses Milieu – George W. Whiting, Milton's Literary Milieu (1939) M.P.L.C. - John Arthos, On a Mask Presented at Ludlow Castle (1954) M.R.R.— Harris Fletcher, Milton's Rabbinical Readings (1930) M.&S.
... he had the example of Ovid and many classical poets for his learnedly allusive geographical names both here and in PL. His extravagant language in passages like that on the crossing of the Red Sea (the “Erythraean main” of CXXXVI, ...
In MP XXXVII (1940), 351–6, F. R. B. Godolphin has traced Milton's greater fondness for Propertius and Ovid than for Tibullus as models for love poetry and familiar letters in elegiac meter, but there is no adequate study of his place ...
Titan is the sun (or sun god) whom Ovid describes (Met, I, Io) as infusing life into the earth. - - - - 7. Daulis, in Phocis, was the scene of Ovid's many griefs disturb your spirit. story (Met. VI, 668–74) of Procne's wrongs by her ...
3. The associations of the river Dee for Milton in Lyc, 55 are illuminated by his references to it here and in Vac, 98. 21–22. The bard is Ovid, who was irrevocably banished to ELEGY I 7 ELEGIA PRIMA (ELEGY I)
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jsburbidge - LibraryThing
This is pretty well the standard edition of Milton, with a critically established text, a reasonable level of apparatus for non-expert readers, and a critical mass of Milton's work extending beyond his major works to everything that anyone who is not a specialist is likely to need. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - selfcallednowhere - LibraryThing
Ok, so I didn't read this whole thing, obviously. But I did read "Paradise Lost" and that's the important thing, right? And I actually ended up enjoying it a lot more than I expected to. The language ... Read full review