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JOHN MILTON

English and Latin

EDITED,
WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL INTRODUCTION,
LIFE OF MILTON, AND AN ANALYSIS OF ADDISON'S

CRITICISM ON PARADISE LOST

BY

JOHN BRADSHAW, M.A., LL.D.

EDITOR OF THE POETICAL WORKS OF GRAY,
CHESTERFIELD'S LETTERS, AND AN ENGLISH ANTHOLOGY

In Two VOLUMES

VOL. II

LONDON

GEORGE BELL & SONS, YORK ST., COVENT GARDEN

AND NEW YORK

1892

144 83.31

HARYARD COLLEGE LIBRARY

IN MEMORY OF
LIONEL DE JERSEY HARVARD :
CLASS OF 1915

may 3, 1926

a 26

CHISWICK PRESS :-C WHITTINGHAM AND CO., TOOKS COURT,

CHANCERY LANE.

PREFATORY NOTE.

The following pages contain an account of the Milton Window in St. Margaret's Church, and two or three other matters connected with Milton which have not appeared in any account of his life or works.

I here desire to thank Dr. Garnett and Messrs. Wilson and Anderson, of the British Museum, for their kindly help; and the Rev. P. W. Phipps, Rector of Chalfont St. Giles, for his attention on my visit to the Milton Cottage.

The Milton Window, St. Margaret's Church,

Westminster. In the “Life of Milton "prefixed to Vol. I. allusion is made to the Milton Window in St. Margaret's Church, Westminster; a fuller account would have been out of place in the “Life,” but it is fitting that this noble monument should be better known, and a description of it recorded in an edition of the Poet's works. Full details of this and the other gifts which Mr. George W. Childs, of Philadelphia, has" in a spirit of international brotherhood, as a representative American, presented to England and the English people,” will be found in “ The

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