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In 1658, the year in which the last of these was written, he first put his hand to
Paradise Lost, the mighty poem for which his whole life up to that time had been
a more or less conscious preparation. In his earlier days the thought of it had
... which she bears in her hand to those who are worthy (the rest are cheated with
a thick, intoxicating potion, which a certain sorceress, the abuser of love's name,
carries about) ; and how the first and chiefest office of love begins and ends in ...
The proof exists in the form of a list — written by Milton's own hand in 1640-1, or
certainly not later than 1642, and preserved among the Milton MSS. in Trinity
College, Cambridge — of about one hundred subjects, many of them Scriptural,
And again, of quotations from the Bible, — ' It is not hard for any man who hath a
Bible in his hands to borrow good ... his blindness, Milton had made use of
amanuenses ; but, after his blindness, he scarcely wrote at all with his own hand.
... a clean copy, or clean copies, must have been made by some practised scribe.
One such clean copy was that sent to the licensee, a portion of which, as has
been mentioned, still exists. The hand in that manuscript has not been identified.
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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