In the beginning of the events described in Paradise Lost , the Almighty assembles the angels , and announces to them that thereafter his Son shall be their ...
which the Almighty had prepared for them - a place called Hell . ( P. L. , B. I. , 59–77 ; B. II . , 570628. ) The universe has now three instead of two ...
opportunity to annoy the Almighty Victor , even though they could not conquer him . And here we find that , by this new creation , the cosmography of the ...
On the Earth , the innermost sphere , the Almighty places Man in the Garden of Eden . Satan's plan is to corrupt the inhabitants of this new creation .
Him the Almighty Power Hurled headlong flaming from the ethereal sky , With hideous ruin and combustion , down To bottomless perdition , there to dwell In ...
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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