The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'
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The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'

By Thomas Nathaniel Orchard
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Table of Contents
  • Transcriber’s Note
  • THE ASTRONOMY OF MILTON’S ‘PARADISE LOST’
  • THE ASTRONOMY OF MILTON’S ‘PARADISE LOST’
    • LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO. LONDON, NEW YORK, AND BOMBAY 1896 All rights reserved
    • CONTENTS
    • ILLUSTRATIONS
      • PLATES
        • IN TEXT
      • IN TEXT
    • PLATES
      • IN TEXT
    • IN TEXT
    • PREFACE
  • THE ASTRONOMY OF MILTON’S ‘PARADISE LOST’
    • CHAPTER I
      • A SHORT HISTORICAL SKETCH OF ASTRONOMY
    • A SHORT HISTORICAL SKETCH OF ASTRONOMY
    • CHAPTER II
      • ASTRONOMY IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
    • ASTRONOMY IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
    • CHAPTER III
      • MILTON’S ASTRONOMICAL KNOWLEDGE
    • MILTON’S ASTRONOMICAL KNOWLEDGE
    • CHAPTER IV
      • MILTON AND GALILEO
    • MILTON AND GALILEO
    • CHAPTER V
      • THE SEASONS
    • THE SEASONS
    • CHAPTER VI
      • THE STARRY HEAVENS
    • THE STARRY HEAVENS
    • CHAPTER VII
      • THE STARRY HEAVENS
    • THE STARRY HEAVENS
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • DESCRIPTION OF CELESTIAL OBJECTS MENTIONED IN ‘PARADISE LOST’
      • THE SUN
      • THE MOON
      • THE PLANET EARTH[14]
      • THE PLANET HESPERUS
      • THE PLEIADES
      • THE GALAXY
      • COMETS
      • FALLING STARS
    • DESCRIPTION OF CELESTIAL OBJECTS MENTIONED IN ‘PARADISE LOST’
    • THE SUN
    • THE MOON
    • THE PLANET EARTH[14]
    • THE PLANET HESPERUS
    • THE PLEIADES
    • THE GALAXY
    • COMETS
    • FALLING STARS
    • CHAPTER IX
      • MILTON’S IMAGINATIVE AND DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • MILTON’S IMAGINATIVE AND DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY
    • FOOTNOTES:
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