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Paradise Lost

John Milton


Plot Overview

Character List

Analysis of Major Characters

Themes, Motifs & Symbols

Summary & Analysis

Book I, lines 1–26

Book I, lines 27–722

Book II

Book III

Book IV

Book V

Book VI

Book VII


Book IX, Lines 1–403

Book IX, Lines 404–1189

Book X

Book XI

Book XII

Important Quotations Explained

Key Facts

Study Questions & Essay Topics


Suggestions for Further Reading

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