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We get the denotation of names of common material objects and acts somewhere
near right, but without knowing their meaning, their connotation. Abstract terms
and names of complex conceptions and idioms float vaguely through the mind.
And the meaning of the text is so inwoven with the language that expresses it, as
to make all study of literature except through knowledge of language delusive
and fallacious.' The present edition is an attempt to illustrate a method of English
He loved them as much for their music as for their meaning, — perhaps more. His
style, therefore, when it has to deal with commoner things, is apt to grow a little
cumbrous and unwieldy. A Persian poet says that when the owl would boast, ...
BOOK I. The Verse. Perhaps the best illustration of Milton's meaning may be
found in a comparison of a passage from Paradise Lost with Dryden's imitation of
it in The Fall of Man. The lines are, P. L. 1:315-325: — Princes, Potentates,
What is the meaning of the Latin verb secemere ? Ovid has Wet. ll : 765) '
secretos montes colebat; ' how should this be translated? Top. Milton is here
speaking of mountains and brooks. What reason might he have for introducing
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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