epic poem by John Milton (1667)
Paradise Lost is an epic poem by the 17th-century English writer John Milton. It was printed in 1667 though it was written nearly ten years earlier. The second part was printed in 1674. Most of the poem was written after Milton was blind.
Title page of the first edition (1667)
|Cover artist||J. B. de Medina and Henry Aldrich|
|Publisher||Samuel Simmons (original)|
|Followed by||Paradise Regained|
|Wikisource has original writing related to this article:|
- "Paradise Lost: Introduction". Dartmouth College. Retrieved 26 March 2010.