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Paradise Lost. A Poem in Twelve Books.

Written by John Milton
(British, London 1608–1674 London)

Sitter: Frontispiece portrait of John Milton (British, London 1608–1674 London)
Engraver: Frontispiece engraved by Robert White (British, London 1645–1703 London)
Artist: Frontispiece after William Faithorne the Elder (British, London ca. 1616–1691 London)
Engraver: Plates 1-3, 5-7, 9-12 engraved by M. Burgess (British, active late 17th century)
Designer: Plates 3, 5-7, 9-11 designed by Sir John Baptiste de Medina (Belgian Flemish, Brussels 1659–1710 Edinburgh)
Designer: Plate 4 designed by Bernard Lens II (British, 1659/60–1725)
Engraver: Plate 4 engraved by Peter Paul Bouche (Flemish, ca. 1646–after 1693)
Draftsman: Plate 7 drawn by Sir John Baptiste de Medina (Belgian Flemish, Brussels 1659–1710 Edinburgh)
Publisher: Richard Bentley (British, ca. 1645–1697 London)
Publisher: Published London by Jacob Tonson, the Elder (British, London 1655/1656–1736 Barn Elms, Surrey)
Printer: Miles Flesher (London)
Date: 1688
Medium: Engraving
Dimensions: Overall: 12 5/8 x 8 x 1 5/16 in. (32.1 x 20.3 x 3.3 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elsha Whittelsey Fund, 1966
Accession Number: 66.558.1

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