1760 PARADISE LOST / John Milton 2v SET / Famous Baskerville English edition

John Milton

Published by Birmingham : Printed by John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson, in London, MDCCLX. [1760], 1760
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1760 PARADISE LOST / John Milton 2v SET / Famous Baskerville English edition also with Paradise Regain’d / compare@over $2,000 Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. The poem concerns the Biblical story of the Fall of Man: the temptation of Adam and Eve by the fallen angel Satan and their expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Milton’s purpose, stated in Book I, is to “justify the ways of God to men”. Paradise Lost is widely considered one of the greatest literary works in the English language. - I find this same edition selling elsewhere for over $2,000 Main author: John Milton Title: Paradise lost. : a poem, in twelve books. The author John Milton. From the text of Thomas Newton, D.D. [and Paradise Regain'd] Published: Birmingham : Printed by John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson, in London, MDCCLX. [1760] Language: English FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure leather binding Pages: complete with all 416+lxxii+390 pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Birmingham : Printed by John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson, in London, MDCCLX. [1760] Size: ~9.5in X 6.25in (24cm x 16cm) Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: 1760 PARADISE LOST / John Milton 2v SET / ...
Publisher: Birmingham : Printed by John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson, in London, MDCCLX. [1760]
Publication Date: 1760
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good

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