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... or Roos's separation from his wife Anne Pierpoint , eldest daughter to Henry
Marquis of Dorchester , he was consulted by an eminent member of that house ,
and about the fame time by a chief officer of state , as being the primne person
But intelligence of this coming to his wife , and the then declining state of the
King's cause , and consequently of the circumstances of Justice Powell's family ,
caused them to fet all engines at work to restore the wife again to her husband .
He had fi nished four books of that history , when , neither court . ing nor
expecting any such preferment , he was invited by the council of state to be their
Latin secretary for foreign affairs . And he served in the same capacity under
Oliver , and ...
No sooner did this piece appear in England , but the council of state upani-moufly
appointed Milton , then present , to answer it . He performed the task with
amazing spirit and vigour , though his health at that time was such , that he could
tend to write a defence of monarchy : But the states ihowed their disapprobation
by publicly condemning his book , and ordered it to be fuppreffed . On the other
hand , Milton's book was burnt at Paris , and at Thonlouse , by the hands of the ...
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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