תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 49
And now perhaps it may pass for a fiction , what with great veracity I affirm to be a
fact , that Milton , after having with ' much difficulty prevailed to have this divine
poem licensed for the press , could sell the copy for no more than fifteen pounds
... when in composing his divine work he was tempted to range Beyond the
visible diurnal sphere . With so many accomplishments , not to have had some
faults and misfortunes to be laid in the balance with the fame and felicity of writing
That majesty which through thy work doth reign , Draws the devout , deterring the
profane : And things divine thou treat ' st of in such state , As them préserves , and
thee inviolate . At once delight and horror on us seize , Thou sing ' st with so ...
... trodden gold , Than ought divine or holy else enjoy ' d In vision beatifie : by him
first . Men also , and by his suggestion taught , 685 - Ransack ' d the centre , and
with impious hands lilled the bowels of their mother earth For treasures better ...
... consume us , and reduce To nothing this essential , happier far Than miserable
, to have eternal being : Or , if our suhstance be indeed divine , And cannot cease
to be , we are at worst On this side nothing ; and by proof we feel rovokeren ; .
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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