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Of Paradise and Light Essays on Henry Vaughan and John Milton in Honor of Alan Rudrum by

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Published by University of Delaware Press .
Written in English


  • Poetry & poets: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Milton, John,,
  • Early modern, 1500-1700,
  • 1621-1695,
  • Religion,
  • Poetry,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • British Isles,
  • English poetry,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 1608-1674,
  • Vaughan, Henry,,
  • Christian poetry, English,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • History and criticism

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Edition Notes

ContributionsDonald R. Dickson (Editor), Holly Faith Nelson (Editor), Alan Rudrum (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages393
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8381452M
ISBN 100874138760
ISBN 109780874138764

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