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Laws – Plato, Laws Met. – 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) ...
Plato, Republic Royalism — Malcolm M. Ross, Milton's Royalism: A Study of the Conflict of Symbol and Idea in the Poems (1943) Sat. – Juvenal, Satires S.C.S.H.G. – Seventeenth Century Studies Presented to Sir Herbert Grierson (1938) ...
Cliniades is Alcibiades, who, in Plato's Alcibiades (120d) boasts of his descent from Eurysaces, the grandson of Telamon. 25. The Stagirite is Aristotle, who was the tutor and life-long friend of Alexander the Great. 26.
The planets are watchful fires because Plato said that, “by the design of God . . . the planets came into existence for determining and watching over the numbers of time” (Tim., 38c). 48. Milton thought of Homer's story of Ulysses' ...
Memories of the promised golden age of Virgil's Eclogue 1 V and of Plato's cyclical “Great Year” (Timaeus, 39) mingle with the Pythagorean tradition that the music of the spheres would be audible to sinless men. Cf. Arc, 63, n. 133-136.
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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
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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