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DEC. 1, 1866.

DORÉ'S MILTON.

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An English Illustrated Paper says as follows: Milton's " Paradise Lost” is the first great English composition which M. Doré has illustrated, and it is issued now for the first time with his designs, in a volume, the type, paper, binding, and engravings of which are all in keeping with the splendor of the greatest English epic. It is something to be able to say that the great expectations which were raised by the announcement that M. Doré had undertaken the illustration of this work, have been amply fulfilled. The sublime composition of the great English poet afforded subjects most congenial to the pencil of the great French artist. The alternation of the brilliant, sunny scenes of Paradise with the mysterious horrors of the infernal regions, enabled Doré to display that masterly power of contrast which is peculiarly his own. moral thought which the poet unfolds is realized by the artist in the immensity of space and distance which he gives in each scene where the incarnation of the moral forces is depicted in the persons of devils and the scenes of Paradise. The drawings in this work produce upon the mind, in regard to things physical, an impression similar to that which the poem produces in respect to things moral.

It too often happens that when extraordinary attention is bestowed upon the illustration of a classic, the literary department of the edition is neglected or ignored. In this respect, however, care has been taken by the publishers that this edition shall not be open to such complaint. The text is edited and annotated by the Rev. Robert Vaughan, D.D., and a life of Milton, by the same author, is prefixed to the volume. The life is written in Dr. Vaughan's usual terse, manly, vigorous style.

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