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O Prince , O Chief of many throned powers ; That led th ' embattled Seraphim to
war Under thy conduct , and , in dreadful deeds Fearless , endanger ' d Heav ' n '
s perpetual King , And put to proof his high supremacy ; Whether upheld by ...
Seest thou yon dreary plain , forlorn and wild , The seat of desolation , void of
light , Save what the glimmering of these livid flames Casts pale and dreadful ?
Thither let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest , if any
... they stand , a horrid front Of dreadful length and dazzling arms , in guise Of
warriors old with order ' d spear and shield , Awaiting what command their mighty
chief Had to impose : he through the armed files Darts his experienc ' d eye , and
... and prime Of those Heav ' n . warring champions could be found So hardy as to
proffer or accept - 425 Alone the dreadful voyage ; till at last $ atan , whom now
transcendent glory rais ' d Above his fellows , with monarchal pride Conscious of
... Distinguishable in member , joint , or limb ; Or substance might be call ' d that
shadow seem ' d ; For each seem ' d either ; black it stood as Night , Fierce as ten
Furies , terrible as Hell , And shook a dreadful dart ; what seem ' d his head .
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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