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Friendship and its Discourses in the Seventeenth Century

Friendship and its Discourses in the Seventeenth Century

Cedric C. Brown

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198790792
eISBN:
9780191833434
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790792.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Milton Studies

Cedric C. Brown combines the study of literature and social history in order to recognize the immense importance of friendship bonds to early modern society. Drawing on new archival research, he ... More

Literature and Politics in Cromwellian England

Literature and Politics in Cromwellian England

Blair Worden

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199230822
eISBN:
9780191696480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230822.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Milton Studies

This book takes a fresh approach to the literary biography of the two great poets of the Puritan Revolution, John Milton and Andrew Marvell. The book reconstructs the political contexts within which ... More

Milton and the Ineffable

Milton and the Ineffable

Noam Reisner

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199572625
eISBN:
9780191721892
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572625.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This book offers a comprehensive reassessment of Milton's poetic oeuvre in light of the literary and conceptual problem posed by Milton's sustained attempt to put into words that which is unsayable ... More

Milton and the People

Milton and the People

Paul Hammond

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199682379
eISBN:
9780191789465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682379.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Who are ‘the people’ in Milton’s writing? They figure prominently in his texts from early youth to late maturity, in his poetry and in his prose works; they are invoked as the sovereign power in the ... More

Milton in the Long Restoration

Milton in the Long Restoration

Blair Hoxby and Ann Baynes Coiro (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198769774
eISBN:
9780191822605
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769774.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Literary criticism often treats Milton as if he were the last of the Renaissance poets or a visionary prophet who remained misunderstood until he was read by the Romantics. This collection sets ... More

Milton's MessiahThe Son of God in the Works of John Milton

Milton's Messiah: The Son of God in the Works of John Milton

Russell M. Hillier

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199591886
eISBN:
9780191725326
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199591886.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

In the realm of Milton scholarship there have been extensive studies of Milton's representations of God, Satan, the angels, Adam and Eve, and Chaos, among others. This book provides the first ... More

One FleshParadisal Marriage and Sexual Relations in the Age of Milton

One Flesh: Paradisal Marriage and Sexual Relations in the Age of Milton

James Grantham Turner

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198182498
eISBN:
9780191673818
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198182498.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This is an acclaimed study of the understanding of sex and gender in the early modern period, examining in particular Milton's interventions in these debates. Focusing on contemporary readings of the ... More

Young MiltonThe Emerging Author, 1620-1642

Young Milton: The Emerging Author, 1620-1642

Edward Jones (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199698707
eISBN:
9780191740756
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698707.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

The experimental and diverse writings of John Milton's early career offer tantalizing evidence of a precocious and steadily ripening author, but critical approaches that contend his juvenilia is ... More

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