Samson agonistes : a dramatic poem


Samson agonistes : a dramatic poem


Milton, John, 1608-1674


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Poems -- England -- 17th century
Plays -- England -- 17th century
Tragedies -- England -- 17th century

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Transcribed from: Paradise regained, [and], Samson agonistes, 1671. -- Menston, England : Scolar Press, 1968. -- (A Scolar Press facsimile). -- Facsim. reprint of 1st ed., London : Printed by J.M. for John Starkey, 1671 with orignal t.p.: Paradise regain'd, a poem in IV books, to which is added Samson agonistes.

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