Milton and the Science of the Saints.

By: Christopher, Georgia BMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPrinceton Legacy Library: Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (278 p.)ISBN: 9781400853519Subject(s): Calvinism in literature | Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Religion | Puritan movements in literature | Puritans -- England -- Doctrines -- History | Reformation in literatureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Milton and the Science of the SaintsDDC classification: 821.4 | 821/.4 LOC classification: PR3592.R4 C56 2014Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents
Summary: In the most sweeping claim yet made for Milton's puritanism, Georgia B. Christopher holds that the great poet assimilated classical literature through Reformation categories, not humanist ones. Examining Milton's major works against the beliefs of Luther and Calvin, she shows how his poetry reflects their view of Scripture, the extra-literary properties they accorded God's speech, and the responses they expected of readers. Originally published in 1982. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the dist
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
PR3592.R4 C56 2014 (Browse shelf) http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1701229 Available EBL1701229

Cover; Contents

In the most sweeping claim yet made for Milton's puritanism, Georgia B. Christopher holds that the great poet assimilated classical literature through Reformation categories, not humanist ones. Examining Milton's major works against the beliefs of Luther and Calvin, she shows how his poetry reflects their view of Scripture, the extra-literary properties they accorded God's speech, and the responses they expected of readers. Originally published in 1982. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the dist

Description based upon print version of record.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.