Book Cover of Paradise Regained

Paradise Regained

by John Milton

Paradise Regained is a poem by English poet John Milton, first published in 1671. The volume in which it appeared also contained the poet's closet drama Samson Agonistes. Paradise Regained is connected by name to his earlier and more famous epic poem Paradise Lost, with which it shares similar theological themes; indeed, its title, its use of blank verse, and its progression through Christian history recall the earlier work. However, this effort deals primarily with the temptation of Christ as recounted in the Gospel of Luke.

Book Details



Original Language


Published In



John Milton image

John Milton was an English poet and intellectual who served as a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under its Council of State and later under Oliver Cromwell. He wrote at a time of religio...

More on John Milton

Listen/Download Audiobook

Read by:
Playback Speed 1.0
  • Select Speed

Related books

Over The Brazier Cover image

Over The Brazier by Robert Graves

It features a series of poems that offer a deeply personal and poignant reflection on the experience of war. The title of the collection is drawn fro...

A Friend in Need Cover image

A Friend in Need by Dora Sigerson Shorter

"A Friend in Need is a poem about the power of friendship and the importance of helping others." A Friend in Need is a poem by Dora Sigerson Shorter...

Poems of Emile Verhaeren Cover image

Poems of Emile Verhaeren by Emile Verhaeren

This is a collection that takes readers on a profound and enchanting journey through the transformative power of poetry. This compilation of carefully...

Please Buy My Verses Cover image

Please Buy My Verses by Anonymous

In the realm of poetry, there lies a hidden gem, a collection of verses penned by an anonymous author, waiting to be unearthed and appreciated. "Pleas...

Poems of West and East Cover image

Poems of West and East by Vita sackville-west

Victoria Mary Sackville-West, The Hon Lady Nicolson, best known as Vita Sackville-West, was an English author and poet. Her long narrative poem, The L...

Clouds of the Autumn Night Cover image

Clouds of the Autumn Night by Madison Cawein

A tribute to the Autumnal Equinox this week, taken from Myth and Romance Being a Book of verses by MADISON CAWEIN.

The Bibliomaniac's Bride Cover image

The Bibliomaniac's Bride by Eugene Field

The poem tells the story of a bibliomaniac, or book lover, who is obsessed with collecting rare and valuable books. He falls in love with a woman who...

Poems of Pilgrimage Cover image

Poems of Pilgrimage by Thomas Hardy

In the ethereal realm of "Poems of Pilgrimage" by Thomas Hardy, words embark on a sacred journey, echoing the footsteps of weary travelers through the...

Poesías Cover image

Poesías by Miguel de Unamuno

Sumérgete en el mundo profundo y apasionado de la poesía de Miguel de Unamuno con "Poesías", una colección que trasciende el tiempo y las emociones. A...

An Invitation to a Journey Cover image

An Invitation to a Journey by Charles Baudelaire

The collection comprises several poems that reflect Baudelaire's worldview and his interest in exploring the darker side of human nature. The poems i...

Reviews for Paradise Regained

No reviews posted or approved, yet...