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In the year 1659 Oliver Cromwell died , and his son succeeded him as Lord
Protector . There was no stability to his government , however , and we can now
readily see that the re - establishment of the royal power was a matter of a very
So thought Dryden in Milton's day , and so thought Lord Chesterfield , who was a
very fine gentleman of letters of a later period . “ I assert , with Mr. Dryden , " says
he , “ that the Devil is in truth the hero of Milton's poem ; his plan which he lays ...
... where the glorious King Had on his cuirass worn our Lady's Head Carved of
one emerald centered in a sun Of silver rays , that lightened as he breathed ; And
at Caerleon had he helped his lord , When the strong neighings of the wild White
Lord Herbert of rides , Cherbury died . 1649. Political pam- 1649. Lovelace ,
Lucasta . 1649. Drummond died ; phlets ; Eikono - Charles I. executed . klastes .
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Manasseh “ built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of
the Lord . ” 2 Kings xxi . 5 . 392–405 . The Ammonites were a people kindred to
the Moabites ( 1. 406 ) , both tribes being children of Lot . They dwelt to the east
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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