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... at some interval of time, is a fourth draft, as follows : — "Adam Unparadised: —
The Angel Gabriel, either descending or entering — showing, since the globe is
created, his frequency as much on Earth as in Heaven — describes Paradise.
32-41) that now form part of Satan's speech on first standing on the Earth, and
beholding, among the glories of the newly-created World, the Sun in his full
splendor in the Heavens : — O thou that, with surpassing glory crowned, Look'st
... Heavenly Muse, that, on the secret top yr Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire %(^'
That shepherd who first taught the chosen seed In the beginning how the
Heavens and Earth Rose out of Chaos ; or, if Sion hill 10 Delight thee more, and
Titanian, or Earth-born, that warred on Jove, Briareos, or Typhon, whom the den
By ancient Tarsus held ; or that sea-beast M0 Leviathan, which God of all his
works Created hugest that swim the ocean stream1. Him, haply slumbering
Nor had they yet among the sons of Eve Got them new names, till, wandering o'er
the earth, 365 Through God's high sufferance for the trial of man, By falsities and
lies the greatest part Of mankind they corrupted to forsake God their Creator, ...
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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