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... from Milton near Halton and Thame , Oxfordshire ; wbere it flourished several
years , till at last the estate was sequestered , one of the family having taken the
unfortunate fide in the civil wars between the houses of York and Lancaller .
Therefore , after he had left the univerfity in 1632 , he went to his father's house in
the country ; for his father had by this time retired to live at an estate which he had
purchaied at Hore ton , near Colebrooke , Buckinghamshire . Here he refided ...
At Sienna I was tabled in the house of one Alberto Scipioni ; an old Roman
courtier in dangerous times , having been fteward to the Duca di Pagliano , who
with all his fansily were strangled , fave this only man , that escaped by foresight
of the ...
At Gaddi's house the academies were held , which he constantly frequented .
Antonio Francini composed an Italian ode in his commendation . Carlo Dati wrote
a Latin eulogium of him , and corresponded with him after his return to England .
In this house he continued several years . His sister's two sons were put to board
with him , first the younger , and afterwards the elder . Some other of bis intimate
friends requested of him the same favour for their fons , especially fince there ...
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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