... his studies till midnight , which ( as he says himself ) was the first ruin of his eyes . to whose natusal debility were added too frequent headachs : But all A 2 all could not extinguish or abate his laudable paflion for THE ...
In this city he tarried some time , meeting here with people of his own principles , and contracted an intimate friendship with Giovanni Diodati , the most learned professor of divinity , whose annotations upon the Bible are pubbished ...
visited by all foreigners of note , who could not go out of the country without seeing a man who did so much honour to it by his writings , and whose name was as famous abroad as in his own nation ; and by several persons of quality of ...
... that he and Mr. King ( whose death be laments in his Lycidas ) were competitors for a fellowfhip , and when they were both equal in point of learning , Mr. King was preferred by the college for his character of good nature , which ...
... invokes the Trinity : “ Thou therefore that sittest in light and glory un" approachable , Parent of angels and men ! next " thee I implore , Omnipotent King , Redeemer of that " loft remnant whose nature thou didst assume , inef .
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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