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Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost


John Milton tells the epic story of Satan’s fall from grace and his battle to rule the Earth and regain Heaven in this influential 1667 poem.


Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves


·               PR3562


Circulating Books – A Selected List


·               Bloom, Harold (ed.). John Milton’s Paradise Lost. 1996.

Call Number: PR3562.J63 1996

·               Bloom, Harold (ed.). Paradise Lost. 1987.

Call Number: PR3562.J63 1987

·               Burkhart, Marian. John Milton’s Paradise Lost. 1963.

Call Number: PR3562.S4

·               Milton, John. The Annotated Milton. 1999.

Call Number: PR3532.R34 1999


LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Terms


·               Paradise Lost


Reference Materials


·               Critical Survey of PoetryCall Number: REF PN1111.C7 2003

o        Vol. 5, pg. 2645-47

·               Epics for StudentsCall Number: REF PN56 .E65 E67

o        Vol. 1, pg. 365-97

·               Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800Call Number: REF PN86. L53

o        Vol. 9, pg. 165-73, 175-83, 185-93, 196-9, 201, 204, 206, 208, 211-22, 228-30, 233-7, 240-50,252, 257-8, 260-62

o        Vol. 43, pg. 333, 361-3, 365-71, 381, 391,393, 396-7, 399, 401, 403-6 408-9, 421

o        Vol. 92, pg. 232-234

·               Masterplots (Revised Second Edition)Call Number: REF PN44. M33 1996

o        Vol. 8, pg. 4847-50

·               Poetry CriticismCall Number: REF PN1010 .P6 

o        Vol. 19, pg. 193-200, 203-12, 219, 224, 234-6, 238, 240-9, 252, 254, 258

o        Vol. 29, pg. 194-292


Research Databases

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·               Academic Search Complete

·               JSTOR

·               Literature Resources from Gale

·               OmniFile Full Text Mega



This Research Guide is designed to help users find information on a particular topic within the Valencia College East Campus Library.  This is by no means a comprehensive list of resources and other resources may be available on this topic.  Please check LINCCWeb, Valencia East’s online catalog, to verify the availability of circulating books within the library.  Feel free to ask a librarian for help if you need further assistance.



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Valencia College East Campus Library

Last Revised on September 3, 2009

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