תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 17
... to imbreed and cherish in a great people the seeds of virtue and public civility,
to allay the perturbations of the mind, and set the affections in right tune ; to
celebrate in glorious and lofty hymns the throne and equipage of God's
... with ambitious aim Against the throne and monarchy of God, Raised impious
war in Heaven and battle proud, With vain attempt. Him the Almighty Power
Hurled headlong flaming from the ethereal sky, 45 With hideous ruin and
... to the fierce contention brought along 100 Innumerable force of spirits armed,
That durst dislike His reign, and, me preferring, His utmost, power with adverse
power opposed In dubious battle on the plains of Heaven, And shook His throne.
But He who reigns Monarch in Heaven, till then as one secure Sat on His throne,
upheld by old repute, Consent, or custom, and His regal state 640 Put forth at full,
but still His strength concealed — Which tempted our attempt, and wrought our ...
... to the sight of this new World  which he sought. PARADISE LOST. BOOK
II. High on a throne of royal.
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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