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... sharp as his aim was true. To his excessive application, when he was writing
the First Defence against Salmasius, was due, at least proximately, the loss of his
sight. On the restoration of the Stuarts, Milton was once more 2 INTRODUCTION.
On the restoration of the Stuarts, Milton was once more free to devote himself to
poetry. His third period, in which his great epics were produced, extends from
1658 (thus lapping slightly on the period of prose) until his death in 1674. During
He himself conducted me round the city, and to the palace of the viceroy, and
more than once paid me a visit at my lodgings. On my departure he gravely
apologized for not having shown me more civility, which he said he had been
... little discouragement, and is practised with so little shame, I never once
deviated from the paths of integrity and virtue, and perpetually reflected that,
though my conduct might escape the notice of men, it could not elude the
inspection of God.
These thoughts at once possessed me, and these other : that if I were certain to
write as men buy leases, for three lives and downward, there ought no regard be
sooner had than to God's glory by the honor and instruction of my country.
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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