fable and everlasting Love ! and thou the third sub" ftance of divine infinitude ,
illumining Spirit , the " joy and folace of created things ! one tri - personal !
Godhead ! look upon this thy poor and almoft fpeot " and expiring church , ” & c .
And , in ...
Or if a work so infinite he spann'd , Jealous I was that some less skilful hand (
Such as disquiet always what is well , And by ill.imitating would excel , ) Might
hence presume the whole creation's day : To change in scenes , and how it in a
Thy verse created like thy cheme sublime , la number , weight , and mcasure ,
needs not rhyme . ANDREW MARY AL . , THE VERSE . HE measure is English
Heroic Verfe , without Virgil in Latin ; rhyme being no neceffary adjune or true ...
To these Satan directs his speech , comforts them with hope yet of regaining
heaven ; but tells them , lastly , of a new wo ld and new kind of creature to be
created , according to an ancient prophecy or report in heaven ; for that angels
2 : 0 By ancient Tarsus held , or that sea - beast 2c0 Leviathan , which God of all
his works Created hugest that swim th'ocean stream : Him haply flumb'ring on the
Norway foam The pilot of some fmall night - founder'd skiff Deeming fome ifand ...
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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