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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh .
Written in English


  • Milton, John, 1608-1674,
  • Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Literary style,
  • English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Style,
  • Baroque literature -- History and criticism,
  • Art, Baroque

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMurray Roston.
LC ClassificationsPR3562 .R6 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 192 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4417532M
ISBN 100822911388
LC Control Number79021611

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