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Published: 12 November 2009

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780199572625

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Milton and the Ineffable

Noam Reisner

Oxford English Monographs

  • A fresh critical perspective on Milton's poetic oeuvre in the light of the ineffable, that which is unsayable and beyond representation
  • An interdisciplinary approach, combining surveys of philosophical and theological ideas in relation to literary questions of style and representation
  • Reopens many established critical debates about Milton's poems and offers new insights into them
  • Includes close readings of Milton's 1645 Poems, Paradise Lost, and his late poems