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... with himself whether a tragedy on the subject of Paradise Lost might not best
fulfil the conditions of such a design, he had actually gone so far as to write not
only the foregoing drafts of the tragedy, but even some lines by way of opening.
Phillips's words 'several years before the Poem was begun' would not, by
themselves, fix the date at which he had seen these lines. But in Aubrey's earlier
Memoir of Milton (1680), containing information which Aubrey had derived from
How was the poem, as it grew in Milton's mind, committed to paper? It was
dictated by parcels of ten, twenty, thirty, or more lines at a time. Even before his
blindness, Milton had made use of amanuenses ; but, after his blindness, he
The lines are, P. L. 1:315-325: — Princes, Potentates, Warriors, the Flower of
Heaven — once yours, now lost, If such astonishment as this can seize Eternal
Spirits ! Or have ye chosen this place After the toil of battle to repose Your
See P. L. 7 : 235 ; Hymn on Nativity 68. Abyss. See P.D.I: 910-916. 22-26. What . .
. men. Landor would omit these lines; but memorize, for they are famous. 24.
Highth. Milton's spelling, and so better: OE. hiehthu. Argument. Theme. 25. Assert
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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