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Jadius ; also Cornelius Celsus the physician , a great part of Pliny's natural
history , the Architecture of Vitruvius , the Stratagems of Frontinus , and the
philosophical poets Lucretius and Manilius . Of the Greek , Greek , Hefiod ,
... proceeding from any un . changeable cause in nature , hindering and ever
likely to hinder the main benefits of conjugal society , which are folace and peace
, are greater reafons of divorce than adultery or natural frigidity , especially if
At first he showed some signs of aversion , but he continued not long inexorable ;
his wife's intreaties , and the intercellion of friends on both sides , foon wrought
upon his generous nature , and procured a happy reconciliation , with an act of ...
... more agreeable to his natural genius and inclination , though he was far from
ever repent . ing of his writings in defence of liberty , but gloried in them to the last
. The only interruption now of his private studies was the business of his office .
... thçugh sometimes a political use might be made of it , as mens natural
infirmities are often pleaded in excuse for not doing what they have no great
inclination to do . Thus when Cromwell for some reasons delayed artfully to sign
the treaty ...
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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
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