תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 70
By the favor of God, I got safe back to Florence, where I was received with as
much affection as if I had returned to my native country. There I stopped as many
months as I had done before, except that I made an excursion for a few days to ...
... little discouragement, and is practised with so little shame, I never once
deviated from the paths of integrity and virtue, and perpetually reflected that,
though my conduct might escape the notice of men, it could not elude the
inspection of God.
And if I found in the story afterward, any of them, by word or deed, breaking that
oath, I judged it the same fault of the poet as that which is attributed to Homer, to
have written indecent things of the gods. Only this my mind gave me, that every ...
I must say, therefore, that after I had for my first years, by the ceaseless diligence
and care of my father (whom God recompense !) been exercised to the tongues
and some sciences, as my age would suffer, by sundry masters and teachers, ...
These abilities, wheresoever they be found, are the inspired gift of God, rarely
bestowed, but yet to some (though most ... to celebrate in glorious and lofty
hymns the throne and equipage of God's almightiness, and what he works, and
what he ...
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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