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... and protect the weakness of any attempted chastity. So that even these books,
which to many others have been the fuel of wantonness and loose living, I S
cannot think how, unless by divine indulgence, proved to me INTRODUCTION. 9.
Here we have indirectly Phillips's own authority that he had read the verses in
question at a date which we shall presently see reason to fix at 1642. He was
then a pupil of his uncle, and living with him in his house in Aldersgate Street.
Alas ! it ...
... this problem ; and we think it impossible to recall one in those countries who
communicates the same vibration of hope, of self-reverence, of piety, of delight in
beauty, which the name of Milton awakens. . . . His habits of living were austere.
Milton ! thou should'st be living at this hour ; England hath need of thee ; she is a
fen Of stagnant waters ; altar, sword, and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall
and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness.
... cumbrous flesh ; but, in what shape they choose, Dilated or condensed, bright
or obscure, Can execute their aery purposes, 430 And works of love or enmity
fulfil. For those the race of Israel oft forsook Their Living Strength, and
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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