The Old English Genesis and Milton’s Paradise Lost: the characterisation of Satan

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Ramazzina, Elisa;
(2016)
  • Publisher: EDUCatt
  • Journal: L'Analisi linguistica e letteraria,volume XXIV,pages89-117 (issn: 1122-1917, eissn: 1827-7985)
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  • Subject: Arts and Humanities(all) | Middle Ages | Junius 11 manuscript | Paradise Lost | P | Genesis | Satan | comparative analysis | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1200 | Old English | Milton | philology | Language and Literature

The aim of this study is to determine whether and to what extent the English poet John Milton may have been influenced in the composition of Paradise Lost by the Old English poem known as Genesis B. The paper will examine similarities and dif-ferences in the characteris... View more
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