תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 45
... but now who seem ' d In bigness to surpass earth ' s giant sons , Now less than
smallest dwarfs , in narrow room Throng ' d numberless ; like that pygmean race -
Beyond the Indian mount , or fairy elves , Whose midnight revels , by a forest ...
On th ' other side uprose Belial , in act more graceful and humane ; A fairer
person lost not Heav ' n ; he seem ' d 110 For dignity compos ' d and high exploit :
But all was false and hollow ; though his tongue Propt manna , and could make
What , when we fled amain , pursued and struck With Heav ' n ' s afflicting thunder
, and besought The deep to shelter us ? this Hell then seem ' d A refuge from
those wounds : or when we lay Chain ' d on the burning lake ? that sure was ...
... and in his rising seem ' d A pill ' ar of state ; deep in his front engraven ,
Deliberation sat and public care ; And princely counsel in his face yet shone
Majestic , though in ruin : sage he stood , With Atlantean shoulders fit to bear The
weight of ...
... and night for his destruction wait . The Stygian council thus dissolv ? d , and
forth In order came the grand infernal peers : Mid ' st came their Paramount , and
seem ' d 520 Alone the antagonist of Heav ' n , nor 56 datter APARADISE LOST .
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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