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... Of Prela . tical Episcopacy , in opposition chiefly to Usher ; for he was for contending with the most powerful adversary ; there would be either little difgrace in the defeat , or more glory in the victory .
But still let not the infidel glory : no such man was . ever of that party . He had the advantage of a pious education , and everexpressed the profoundeft reverence of the Deity in his words and actions , was both a Christiana 3 .
For in the conclusion of his treatise of reformation , he thus folemnly invokes the Trinity : " Thou therefore that sittest in light and glory un" approachable , Parent of angels and men ! next ! thee I implore , Omnipotent King ...
le can live only in his writings : And , fuch is the caprice of fortune , this grand - daughter of a man , who will be an everlasting glory to the nation , has now for fooie years with her husband kept a little chandler's or grocer's ...
... deceiv'd 35 The mother of mankind , what time his pride Had cast him out from heav'n , with all his boft Of rebel angels ; by whose aid aspiring To set himself in glory ' above his peers , He trusted to have equall'd the Most High ...
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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
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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