CliffsNotes on Milton's Paradise Lost

by Bob Linn

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780764586668
  • ISBN-10: 0764586661
  • Pages: 128
  • Publication Date: 11/23/2000
  • Carton Quantity: 40

About the book

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into critical elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of titles in this series also features glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

CliffsNotes on Paradise Lost retells the Judeo-Christian story of creation, in which Milton provides an otherworldly look into the dialogue of God, Satan, and human beings. His subject is Adam's first disobedience to God and the loss of Eden. This dense classic has permeated and influenced philosophy for centuries.

CliffsNotes concise supplement to Paradise Lost helps students understand the overall epic by providing plot synopses and analysis of each book. Other features that help you figure out this important work include

  • A look into the life of the author, John Milton
  • Glossaries to help you understand Milton's language
  • A character map to define the relationships between the characters
  • Critical essays about the major themes in the epic and Milton's style
  • A review section with a quiz, practice projects, and essay questions.

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About the author
Bob Linn

BOB LINN is Chairman of the English Department at Calhoun High School in Calhoun, Georgia. He has a Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina.