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Accordingly , as he was thinking . of nothing less , he was surprised to see her ,
whom he had expected never to have feen any more , faling down upon her
knees at his feet , and imploring his forgiveness with tears * . At first he showed
... his other works , more plain and simple , less figurative and metaphorical , and
better suiced to the nature of history , has enough of the Latin turn and idiom to
give it an air of antiquity , and sometimes rises to a surpising dignity and majesty .
But there is the less need to be particular in the description of his person , as the
idea of his face and countenance is pret ty well known from the numerous prints ,
pictures , busts , busts , medals , and other representations which have been ...
... there , as well as in the house , received the visits of persons of quality and
distinction ; for he was no less visited to the last , both by his own countrymen and
foreigners , than he had been in his flourishing condition before the Restoration .
But ( as he says of himself ) " he never could delight in long citations , much less "
s in whole traductions . ” Accordingly there are few things , and those of no great
length , which he has ever translated . He was poffefsed too much of an ever ...
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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