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His ponderous shield

DMI number:
32039
Poem Aliases
Milton. Paradise Lost. Book 1.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Fowler ed. Paradise Lost (Harlow: Longman, 1998).
First Line:
His ponderous shield
Last Line:
Over the burning marl
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Epic, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Biblical history, Mythology, and War
Related People
Author:
John Milton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Paradise Lost Book 1.
Content/Publication
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol 2] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.336-337
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton