Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
The Complete Poems cover
  • ISBN: 9780140433630
  • ISBN10: 0140433635

The Complete Poems

by John Milton

  • List Price: $20.00
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Penguin USA
  • Publish date: 05/01/1999
used Add to Cart $1.11
You save: 94%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $12.65
You save: 37%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
You save: 50%
Description
In the course of his forty-year career John Milton evolved from a prodigy to a blind prophet, from a philosophical aesthete to a Puritan rebel, and from a Latinist poet who proclaimed the triumph of reason to an epic poet obsessed with the intractability of sin. A master of almost every verse style -- from the pastoral, devotional, and tenderly lyrical to the supreme grandeur of his great epic, Paradise Lost, and his biblical "Greek tragedy, " Samson Agonistes -- Milton left a body of work unrivaled in literary history. Although he wrote Comus and "Lycidas" shortly after leaving Cambridge University, Milton devoted much of his adult life -- and even sacrificed his eyesight -- to defending the cause of Oliver Cromwell's Commonwealth. Milton's later poetry, produced after Charles II's restoration led to the defeat of the Commonwealth, contains not only personally achieved theological insights but also a deep firsthand understanding of politics and power.<P>This edition presents Milton's complete English, Latin, and Greek poems, modernizing spelling, capitalization, and any punctuation likely to cause confusion. Fully annotated with glosses on the poems' biblical, classical, and historical allusions, this is the best place to start for readers wanting to come to grips with this giant in English literature.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Jaros

Location: Pleasant Grove, CA
Good
Shipping Icon
0140433635.
$1.11
Clean Earth Books

Location: Atlanta, GA
Acceptable
Shipping Icon
Support Your Planet. Buy CLEAN EARTH BOOKS. Shipping orders swiftly since
[...]
$1.28
Hippo Books

Location: Toledo, OH
Good
Pages may have contain writing, highlighting or notes. May be an ex library copy with library markings. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
$1.67
Clickgoodwill

Location: Indianapolis, IN
Good
This is a paper back book. The pages have normal wear. We ship Monday-Saturday and respond to inquries within 24 hours.
$1.75
Waddle Books Inc.

Location: Fall River, MA
Acceptable
Shipping Icon
We ship the same or next business day and provide a tracking number with
[...]
$2.01
Nettextstore

Location: Lincoln, NE
Good
Shipping Icon
Books have varying amounts of wear and highlighting. Usually ships within 24
[...]
$2.23
Best and Fastest Books

Location: west new york, NJ
Good
Good, solid, mild wear, text has some markings, a good copy. We take great
[...]
$3.36
Half Price Books Inc

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$3.37
Books N Stuff

Location: opelika, AL
Very Good
Shipping Icon
Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. Penguin Classics. Audience: General/trade.
$3.66
HPB-Sapphire

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$3.93
HPB-Diamond

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$4.50
HPB-Diamond

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$4.77
HPB Inc.

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$4.77
Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB

Location: Frederick, MD
Good
Good condition.
$4.78
WonderBook

Location: Frederick, MD
Ask seller a question
Good
Good condition.
$5.49
HPB-Ruby

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$6.21
HPB-Sapphire

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$6.21
HPB Inc.

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$6.21
HPB-Ruby

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$6.57
HPB Inc.

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$7.18
text book recycle

Location: malone, NY
Acceptable
We ship everyday and offer PRIORITY SHIPPING.
$7.86
Half Price Books Inc

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$8.98
Half Price Books Inc

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$9.55
Hawking Books

Location: Upland, CA
Very Good
0140433635 Very Good Condition. Has some wear. Five star seller-Buy with confidence!
$10.11
Powell's Books

Location: Portland, OR
Very Good
$11.08