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Publisher: Crossway
ISBN: 9781433526206
Item #: 12156
Binding: Paperback
Page Count: 96

We’ve all heard about the classicsand assume they’re great. Some of us have even read them on our own. But for those of us who remaina bit intimidated or simply want to get more out of our reading, Crossway’s Christian Guides to theClassics are here to help.

In these short guidebooks, popular professor, author, and literary expert Leland Ryken takes you through some of the greatest literature in history while answering yourquestions along the way.

This guide opens upthe paramount epic in the English language, Milton’s Paradise Lost, and showcases Milton’s understanding of crime and punishment in the events of creation, paradisal perfection, the fall, and redemption.

Each book:
- Includes an introductionto the author and work
- Explains the cultural context
- Incorporates published criticism
- Defines key literary terms
- Contains discussion questions at the end of each unit of the text
- Lists resources for further study
- Evaluates theclassic text from a Christian worldview

Leland Ryken (PhD, University of Oregon) served asprofessor of English at Wheaton College for over 43 years. He has authored or edited over three dozen books, including The Word of God in English andThe Complete Literary Guide to the Bible. He served as literary stylist for the English Standard Version Bible.
Publication Date: 2013
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