John Milton and the Transformation of Ancient Epic

Front Cover
Barnes & Noble Books, 1986 - Literary Criticism - 239 pages
In this book Mr. Martindale examines the use Milton made of ancient poets, and the way they influenced his style. Some surprising ingredients in the style of ^IParadise Lost are uncoveredˇHorace, for example. The book is a rare combination of scholarship, both classical and English, and critical judgment.^R

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Bibliographic information