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48, 49. There should be a Bible ; a Globe edition (Masson's) of Milton ; a Globe
Spenser and a Globe Shakespeare (Macmillan) ; Lang, Leaf, and Myers'
translation of the Iliad ; Butcher and Lang's Odyssey ; the Globe translations of
... and those other two of Virgil and Tasso, are a diffuse, and the book of Job a
brief model ; or whether the rules of Aristotle herein are strictly to be kept, or
nature to be followed, which in them that know art and use judgment is no
Virgil, Horace, Ovid, Juvenal, Persius, and the other Latins. So with the Italian
writers whom he knew so well — Dante, Petrarch, Ariosto, Tasso, and others now
less remembered. So with modern Latinists of various European countries, still ...
In the sure and flawless perfection of his rhythm and diction he is as admirable as
Virgil and Dante, and in this respect he is unique amongst us. No one else in
English literature and art possesses the like distinction. Thomson, Cowper ...
... is English ; this master in the great style of the ancients is English. Virgil, whom
Milton loved and honored, has at the end of the iEneid a noble passage, where
Juno, seeing the defeat of Turnus and the Italians imminent, the victory of the ...
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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