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The present edition is an attempt to illustrate a method of English study as
applied to a literary masterpiece. A method, not the method; for the editor will
readily concede that the same result may be attained in a variety of ways. Such
as the ...
The present editor, however, has often quoted more extensively from standard
translations of the ancients than his predecessors, and in several instances, as,
for example, in the notes on I. 521, 550, 668, II. 302, 420, etc., has made ...
The editor would acknowledge his obligations to the labors of his predecessors,
from Newton to the present. The principal editions have been consulted, and
something of value obtained from each, the earlier ones, especially Newton's,
... rashness, from an equal diligence and inclination, to present the like offer in
our own ancient stories ; or whether those dramatic constitutions, wherein
Sophocles and Euripides reign, shall be found more doctrinal and exemplary to a
For the rest, justice is not at present done, in my opinion, to Milton's management
of the inevitable matter of a Puritan epic, a matter full of difficulties for a poet.
Justice is not done to the architectonics, as Goethe would have called them, ...
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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