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Impossible to tell which of the many editions you're actually getting.
on February 21, 2015
One major problem with buying Paradise Lost in e-book format here is that reviews of the various releases are crossed over upon each other. A review intended for one release may show up on several, making it very difficult to tell which ones have annotations, illustrations, and the like. The reviews associated with this edition in the listing talk about annotations, and the scholarship of Barbara Lewinsky's notes and annotations. NONE OF THAT APPEARS IN THIS EDITION. NONE WHATSOEVER. And without previews in many of these editions, it's impossible to tell one from the other before buying or free downloading.
As a matter of fact, those same reviews appear in multiple releases whether they are that edition or another. It has become impossible to tell whether the version listed is the one you buy. I wanted annotations and scholarly notes, but what I mistakenly paid for was an absolutely minimal release. A line is skipped after every line all the way through, which is irritating and distracting. No annotations. No footnotes. Nothing but double-spaced text.
Checking the third page, I find that the one I've bought is "Start Publishing LLC Copyright © 2012 by Start Publishing LLC
Milton, John (2013-03-25). Paradise Lost (Paradise series Book 1) . Start Publishing LLC. Kindle Edition. " It's not worth buying. Get it free, if you can. It couldn't be worse.