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He himself assumes the task of spying out the possibilities , and , escaping from
Hell , he flies through Chaos to the Earth . Eluding the vigilance of the angelic
guards , he makes his way to Paradise , and there , in the form of the Serpent ...
Such is the poem ; it may practically be divided into six parts , as follows : Books i
. , ii . The Council of Fallen Angels and Satan's Flight to the Earth . iii . , iv . , v . 1-
562 . The Scene of the Temptation . v . 563-907 , vi . The Revolt of Satan and his
So then he gathers his followers , starts on his journey , flies through Chaos , and
finally reaches the Earth and the neighborhood of Paradise . Here comes the
moment of indecision when Conscience wakes despair that slumbered , ” the ...
He returns from earth , successful and humbled in the dust , and in what follows
of the poem , Milton shows how all the outcome of his malice and deceit is the
redemption of man , and , in the fulness of time , a new heaven and a new earth .
It is a firmament above the jarrings of Chaos ; Milton conceives it in images of this
earth ; it has its hills and valleys , its pavements and mansions , its towers and
battlements . Here abide from all eternity , God and his angels , and here it is , as
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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