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In April of that year he set out for a sixteen months' journey in Italy, visiting
Florence — where he saw the aged Galileo in prison, and made many friends —
Rome, Naples, and other cities. In 1639 he returned to London, and opened a
On his return from Italy in 1639 he wrote the Epitaphium Damonis, his best Latin
poem, to the memory of Charles Diodati, a college friend. During this period,
especially its later years, he had his epic much in mind ; but for this he saw that
In his earlier days the thought of it had helped to keep his ideals high, and in Italy,
twenty years before, he had reflected much upon it ; now, see- ing'that the great
world had no use for him longer, he retired within himself to fulfil his life-di-eam.
I then became anxious to visit foreign parts, and particularly Italy. My father gave
me his permission, and I left home with one servant. On my departure, the
celebrated Henry Wotton, who had long been King James's Ambassador at 4 ...
A few days after, when I set out for Italy, he gave me letters to the English
merchants on my route, that they might show me any civilities in their power.
Taking ship at Nice, I arrived at Genoa, and afterwards visited Leghorn, Pisa, and
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LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - 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. קרא סקירה מלאה
LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - 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 ... קרא סקירה מלאה