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Milton's Paradise lost, or, the fall of man: with historical, philosophical, critical, and explanatory notes, from the learned Raymond de St. Maur. Wherein The Technical Terms in the Arts and Sciences are explained; the original Signification of the Names of Men, Cities, Animals, &c. and from what Language derived, render'd easy and intelligible. Also The Mythological Fables of the Heathens, wherever referr'd to, historically related; difficult Passages cleared of their Obscurity; and the Whole reduced to the Standard of the English Idiom. In twelve books. Embellished with fourteen copper plates.
- Dupré de Saint-Maur, Nicolas-François, 1695-1774.
- MDCCLXVII. 
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Paradis perdu. English
London : printed and sold by J. Bedford, at the Crown, in St. Paul's Church Yard, and C. Sympson, in Stone-Cutter-Street, Fleet-Market, MDCCLXVII. 
430,p.,plates : port. ; 8⁰.
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