תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 24
... of Enoch and Eliah, besides the purity of the place — that certain pure winds,
dews, and clouds preserve it from corruption ; whence exhorts to the sight of God
; tells them they cannot see Adam in the state of innocence by reason of their sin.
... with constellations ; the abysses of space are about you : you hear the
cadenced surges of an unseen ocean : thunders mutter round the horizon : and if
the scene change, it is with an elemental movement like the shifting of mighty
He seems always to start full-sail ; the wind and tide always serve; there is never
any fluttering of the canvas. . . . And the poem never becomes incoherent ; we
feel all through it, as in the symphonies of Beethoven, a great controlling reason
There is something pleasing in the affection with which we can regard a man who
died B hundred and sixty [now, 1896, two hundred and twenty- two] years ago in
the other hemisphere, who, in respect to personal relations, is to us as the wind ...
... as the lake with liquid fire, The burning ^nd gucj1 appeared in hue as when the
force 230 land on which . they alight Of subterranean wind transports a hill Torn
from Pelorus, or the shattered side Of thundering ^Etna, 60 PARADISE LOST.
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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