Resultater 1-5 af 38
... that he would not of his own accord begin any discourse of religion ; but at the
same time he was so honest , that , if he was questioned at all about his faith , he
would not dissemble his sentiments , whatever was the the consequence .
And it may turprise any reader , that Sir William Temple , in his EfTay on Poetry ,
published in 1686 , or thereabout , takes no notice at all of Milton ; nay , he
expressly faith , that after Ariosto , Tasso , and Spenser , he knoweth none of the
I read , still growing less severe , I lik'd his project , the success dil fear ; Through
that wide field how he his way should find , O'er which lame faith leads
waterstanding blind ; Les he perplex'd the things lie would explain , And what
was easy ...
With this advantage then 35 : To union , and firin faith , and firm accord , More
than can be in heav'n , we now returer To claim our jus inheritance of old , Surer
to prosper than prosperity Could have assur'd us ; and by what best way , 40 ...
... and learn by proof , Hell - born , not to contend with spi'rits of heaven . To
whom the goblin , full of wrath , reply'd . Art thou that traitor - angel , art thou he ,
Who 675 Who firft broke peace in heav'n and faith , till 46 PARADISE LOST .
Book IT !
Hvad folk siger - Skriv en anmeldelse
LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - VivalaErin - LibraryThing
The shortest answer is: John Milton was a poetic genius. PL is so beautiful, you can't help but feel for Adam and Eve. Even Satan is a great character - he so wants to be an epic hero. This poem is a masterpiece, and he wrote it completely blind. Beautiful, absolutely amazing. Læs hele anmeldelsen
LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - StefanY - LibraryThing
Historical significance and beautifully descriptive prose aside, I couldn't get into this book at all. Maybe it's too much familiarity with the plot or the inevitability of the impending doom of the ... Læs hele anmeldelsen