Independently Published, 10. jan. 2021 - 242 sider
This cyclopean and daring epic that fuses with totalizing zeal traditions and civilizations, facts and myths, opposing disciplines, and anticipates in its monumentality what a few years later would be, in music, the great works of Bach, Telemann or Händel, reflects the fall of Man, the disobedience and rebellion of Satan, the celestial battles and the ways that God explores towards the human creature in order to save it from despair and make salvation available to it.
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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