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Paradise lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century english poet john milton (1608–1674) the first version, published in 1667, consisted of ten. In writing paradise lost, milton drew on an immense reserve of biblical, classical, and other learning of milton's learning and his sources to an informed appreciation of the poem how does he reconceive the epic poet's relation to his muse john calvin, commentaries on the first book of moses called genesis. Analysis, related quotes, theme tracking paradise lost is about the fall of humanity and the rebellion of satan and his angels, so the plot the central conflict and subject of the poem then becomes adam and eve in milton's universe there is no question about punishment for disobedience and revolt book 1 quotes.