תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 66
... that he rarely was prevailed upon to quit his studies before midnight : which not
only made him frequently subject to severe pains in his head , but likewise
occasioned that weakness in his eyes , which terminated in a total privation of
Not long after his settlement there his wife died in child - bed , and much about
the time of her death , a gutta serena , which had for several years been
gradually increasing , totally extinguished his sight . In this melancholy condition ,
he was ...
And having treasured up such immense store of science , perhaps the faculties of
his souł grew more vigorous after he was deprived of sight ; and his imagination ,
( naturally sublime and enlarged by reading romances , of which he was much ...
... All ! the argument Held me awhile misdoubting his intent ; That he would ruin (
for I saw him strong ) The sacred truth to fable and old song ; ( So Sampson grop '
d the temple ' s posts in spite ) The world o ' erwhelming to revenge his sight .
Just Heav ' n thee , like Tiresias , to requite , Rewards with prophecy thy loss of
sight . Well might ' st thou scorn thy readers to allure With tinkling rhyme of thy
own sense secure ; While the town - hoy writes all the while and spells , And , like
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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