תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 71
In his youth he is said to have been extremely handsome ; the colour of his hair
was a light brown , the symmetry of his features exact , enlivened with an
agreeable air , and a beautiful mixture of fair and ruddy . His stature ( as we find it
... by the moon Sidonian virgins paid their vows and songs , Iu Sion also not
unsung , where stood Her temple on th ' offensive mountain , built By that
uxorious king , whose heart , though large , Beguil ' d by fair idolatresses , fell To
idols foul .
A Poem in Twelve Books John Milton. Dwell , not unvisited of Heav ' n ' s fair light
, Secure , and at the brightning orient beam Purge off this gloom ; the soft
delicious air , " 400 To heal the scar of these corrosive fires , Shall breathe her
Before the gates there sat On either side a formidable shape ; The one seem ' d
woman to the waist , and fair , But ended foul in many a scaly fold ( 11 / 11
Voluminous and vast , a serpent arm ' d e ns With mortal sting ; about her middle
Hast thou forgot me then , and do I seem Now in thine eyes so foul ? once deem '
d so fair In Heav ' n , when at the assembly , and in sight Of all the Seraphim with
thee combin ' d In bold conspiracy against Heav ' n ' s king , All on a sudden ...
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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