John Milton Paperback
by Neil Forsyth;
In Stock - Usually dispatched within 24 hours
Price and PurchaseOffer price: £10.53 Free UK Delivery Go to Basket
If you're buying for a church, school or business, why not Buy Now Pay Later?Find Out More
Full Product Description
John Milton by Neil Forsyth was published by Lion Hudson in September 2008 and is our 42002nd best seller. The ISBN for John Milton is 9780745953106.
Reviews of John Milton
Customer reviews and testimonials Write a review
John Milton: A BiographyHelen Hancox, via The Good Book Stall
This is an excellent biography of Milton, easy-to-read and always interesting, giving a real insight into Milton's life, his thoughts and his prose and poetry. The author doesn't gloss over some of the more unpleasant aspects of Milton's character but he also gives him credit where it is due for some of his attitudes and behaviours. It's clear that the author is a real lover of much of Milton's work and his selective use of quotations shows Milton's crafting of language, as well as some chapters which focus more closely on some of Milton's more important works.
The book is particularly good at portraying the tempestuous times in which Milton lived, his work for Oliver Cromwell and his distrust of the established church and how this influenced his writing within his poems. It also focuses on Milton's own Christian beliefs and how they differ from most of those around him and how his family life, particularly his desire to divorce his first wife, was reflected in his work.
Got a question? No problem! Just click here to ask us about John Milton.
Samples of this Book
Details for John Milton
|Page last updated||14th July 2017|
|Author / Artist||Neil Forsyth|
|Publisher||Lion Hudson (September 2008)|
|Number of Pages||256|