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... but , Oh ! - what a falling off was there ! - of which I will say no more , than that
there is scarcely a more remarkable instance of the frailty of human reason than
our author ' gave JOHN MILTON . 11.
the frailty of human reason than our author ' gave in preferring this poem to
Parudise Lost . And thus having attended him to the sixtysixth year of his age , as
closely as such imperfect lights as men of letters and retirement usually leave to ...
Forthwith from every squadron and each band The heads and leaders thither
haste where stood Their great commander : godlike shapes and forms Excelling
human , princely Dignities , And Pow ' rs that erst in Heaven sat on thrones ; 360
First Moloch , horrid king , besmear ' d with blood Of human sacrifice , and
parents ' tears ; Though for the noise of drums and timbrels loud Their children ' s
cries unheard , that pass ' d thro ' fire To his grim idol . Him the Ammonite
Worshipp ' d ...
... d A crew , who , under names of old renown , Osiris , Isis , Orus , and their train
, With monstrous shapes and sorceries abus ' d Fanatic Egypt and her priests , to
seek Their wand ' ring Gods , disguis ' d in brutish forms Rather than human .
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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