William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Paradise Regd, B. I & II, w. G Fletcher (15  February  1818) WG probably rereads:
Milton, JohnParadise regain'd: a poem in IV books: to which is added Samson Agonistes. 1671
Along with:
Fletcher, Giles, the youngerChrists victorie, and triumph in heaven, and earth, over, and after death. 1610
Milton was familiar with Fletcher's work.
WG's sale catalog lists:
Paradise Regained, &c. fourth edition, Mason, 1705.
Paradise Regained, &c. eighth edition, 1743.

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