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MILTON'S PARADISE LOST Books I and II EDITED WITH INTRODUCTION AND
NOTES BY ALBERT S. COOK, Professor of the English Language and Literature
in Yale University LEACH, SHEWELL, & SANBORN, BOSTON. NEW YORK.
Through study, not through mere reading ; for the editor does not share the
opinion of those who hold that the study of the best literature is fatal to enjoyment.
' All men,' says Aristotle — and we shall hardly find a more competent judge — '
He would have great literature more deeply understood than is possible through
such processes as have been sketched above. ' We must learn,' he says, ' to
speak and write English ; then we must study it in the seats of its power, in the
There must be a great character behind the words of great literature. Then for
profound and worthy admiration we must have profound study long continued
and often repeated. Philological study used as a means of clearing up, enriching,
masters ought to be studied in the same way as the great ancients' To the same
effect is a recent utterance by Professor Thomas R. Price, of Columbia College (
Educational Review, January, 1896) : ' And so, for the teaching of literature itself,
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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