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( See Fig . 4 or 5 , for Satan's flight through the World . ) In his first attempt to bring
about " man's disobedience , " he is discovered , and takes to flight ; but returns ,
and tempts the " mother of mankind , THE COSMOGRAPHY OF THE UNIVERSE.
... from the order of the text - book in rhetoric , and choose such parts or chapters
as will aid the pupil in the study of the classic in hand . This study will help to
bring in the day when rhetoric shall no longer be studied as an xlvi
... To do aught good never will be our task , Buto ever to do ill our sole delight ,
160 As being the contrary to his high will Whom we resist . If then his providence
Out of our evil seek to bring forth good , Our labor must be to pervert that end ,
... at large to his own dark designs , That with reiterated crimes he might Heap on
himself damnation , while he sought Evil to others ; and , enraged , might see 210
220 How all his malice served but to bring forth BOOK IT 13 PARADISE LOST.
220 How all his malice served but to bring forth Infinite goodness , grace , and
mercy , shown On man by him seduced , but on himself Treble confusion , wrath ,
and vengeance poured . Forthwith , upright he rears from off the pool His mighty ...
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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