The Language of Hell

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Dokumentart: Article
Date: 1991
Source: Connotations ; 00103,244
Language: English
Faculty: 5 Philosophische Fakultät
Department: Anglistik, Amerikanistik
DDC Classifikation: 820 - English and Old English literatures
Keywords: Sprache , Hölle , Milton, John
Other Keywords:
Language , Hell , Religion , Milton, John
ISBN: 0939-5482
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The essay focuses on the depiction of hell in Milton. The author argues that Milton's Hell possesses a style more evocative than any of the overtly sacred scenes in Milton's Heaven, which, despite their proliferation of holy objects and symbols, remain for most readers religiously sterile.

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