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Heaven is the abode of God and the angels , a realm of “ light , freedom ,
happiness , and glory . " Chaos , “ the Uninhabited , ” is “ a huge , limitless ocean
, abyss , or quagmire of universal darkness and lifelessness , wherein are
jumbled in ...
The Son of God now passes through the gates in the cryssal wall of Heaven , and
with a sweep of his mighty compasses he cuts out of Chaos a vast globe , from
which the Almighty forms the World . ( Figure 4 , p . xxxi , shows the World ...
John Milton. returns , and tempts the " mother of mankind , " who partakes of the “
forbidden fruit . ” “ The rest is misery , The angels forsake the Earth ; Satan hies
back to Hell to announce his victory ; the Son of God comes down to pronounce ...
Introduction to the question , B. I. , lines 27–31 . II . War against God . A. Author ,
Satan , B. I. , 34–44 . B. Cause , Satan's ambition , B. I. , 36-44 . C. Result , B. I. ,
44-56 . III . Satan's wrath , B. I. , 53–78 . A. Mental and physical pain , B. I. , 53–56
... the whole subject , man's disobedience , and the loss thereupon of Paradise ,
wherein he was placed ; then touches the prime cause of his fall , the ser . pent ,
or rather Satan in the serpent ; who , revolting from God , and drawing to his side
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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