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No caverns, however spacious, will serve his turn, because they have limits. He
could practise this self-denial when his artistic sense found it needful, whether for
variety of verse or for the greater intensity of effect to be gained by abruptness.
If it would not be fair to say that he is the most artistic, he may be called in the
highest sense the most scientific of our poets. If to Spenser younger poets have
gone to be sung-to, they have sat at the feet of Milton to be taught. ... It results
... an inadequate sense for perfection of work is a real danger, if the discipline of
respect for a high and flawless excellence is peculiarly needed by us, Milton is of
all our gifted men the best lesson, the most salutary influence. In the sure and ...
But what other poet has shown so sincere a sense of the grandeur of his vocation
, and a moral effort so constant and sublime to make and keep himself worthy of it
? The Milton of religious and political controversy, and perhaps of domestic life ...
If this host of readers are ever to gain any sense of the power and charm of the
great poets of antiquity, their way to gain it is not through translations of the
ancients, but through the original poetry of Milton, who has the like power 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