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... deceiv'd The Mother of Mankinde, what time his Pride Had cast him out from
Heav'n, with all his Host Of Rebel Angels, by whose aid aspiring To set himself in
Glory above his Peers, He trusted to have equal'd the most High, If he oppos'd; ...
Myriads though bright: If he whom mutual league, United thoughts and counsels,
equal hope, And hazard in the Glorious Enterprize, Joynd with me once, now
misery hath joynd In equal ruin: into what Pit thou seest From what highth fal'n, ...
... whose Orb Through Optic Glass the TUSCAN Artist views At Ev'ning from the
top of FESOLE, Or in VALDARNO, to descry new Lands, Rivers or Mountains in
her spotty Globe. His Spear, to equal which the tallest Hewn on NORWEGIAN
Lik'ning his Maker to the Grazed Ox, JEHOVAH, who in one Night when he pass'
d From EGYPT marching, equal'd with one stroke Both her first born and all her
bleating Gods. BELIAL came last, then whom a Spirit more lewd Fell not from ...
Space may produce new Worlds; whereof so rife There went a fame in Heav'n
that he ere long Intended to create, and therein plant A generation, whom his
choice regard Should favour equal to the Sons of Heaven: Thither, if but to prie,
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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