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Heaven and its discontents

Paris, Bernard J.

Heaven and its discontents

Milton"s characters in Paradise lost

by Paris, Bernard J.

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, NJ .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementBernard J. Paris
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3562 .P275 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24488989M
ISBN 109781412810913
LC Control Number2009046073
OCLC/WorldCa463971979


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