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It does not take a great imagination in one who follows his life and his poetry to feel , in these great poems , the echo that his poet - soul resounded upon the mighty martial and political struggles through which he had passed .
The poet had intended to visit Sicily and Greece , but the first muttering of the coming storm in England had reached his ear in that far - off land , and he expressed his feelings at the time as follows : " I considered it dishonorable ...
It is as follows : “ I call a complete and generous education that which fits a man to perform justly , skillfully , and magnanimously all the offices , both private and public , of peace and war . " An examination of this definition ...
The universe has now three instead of two regions , as follows : Instead of Heaven and Chaos , there are now Heaven , Chaos , and Hell , as in Fig . 2 , p . xxvii . On the tossing waves of Hell , the fallen angels , exhausted by battle ...
5 , p . xxxiii , and may be described as follows : It consists of ten concentric spheres , in the following order , beginning at the center . ( It should be understood that these spheres , except the outer one , are merely spaces and ...
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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