About John Milton

John Milton
John Milton was an English poet, polemicist, man of letters, and a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell. He wrote at a time of religious flux and political upheaval, and is best known for his epic poem 'Paradise Lost', written in blank verse. Wikipedia
December 9, 1608, Bread Street, Cheapside, London
November 8, 1674, Bunhill, London

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Portrait by Robert White in 1674 (National Portrait Gallery)

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