Duran, Angelica (ed.) A Concise Companion to Milton Concise Companions to Literature and Culture
1. Edition November 2010 28.90 Euro 2010. 288 Pages, Softcover ISBN 978-0-470-65653-2 - John Wiley & Sons
Short description A Concise Companion to Milton helps readers to appreciate the works of John Milton, and to understand the great influence they have had on literature and other disciplines. The book consists of twelve newly-commissioned chapters written by internationally respected literary scholars. They follow his works in chronological order, clarifying complex issues that are particularly relevant to our contemporary society. Also included are a chronology and select bibliography putting the author's life in context with world events. Combining brevity, depth and accessibility, it is an ideal first critical work on Milton.