תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 44
... against the throne and monarchy of God , Rais ' d impious war in Heav ' n , and
battle proud With vain attempt . Him the Almighty Power Hurl ' d headlong flaming
from the etherial sky , With hideous ruin and combustion , down ar bottomless ...
105 110 115 That durst dislike his reign , and , me preferring , His utmost pow ' r
with adverse pow ' r oppos ' d In dubious battle on the plains of Heav ' n , And
shook his throne . What tho ' the field be lost ? All is not lost ; th ' unconquerable
For me be witness all the host of Heav ' n , If counsels different , or danger shunn '
d By , me , have lost our hopes . But he , who reigns Monarch in Heav ' n , till then
as one secure Sat on his throne , upheld by old repute , Consent or custom ...
10 HIGH on a throne of royal state , which far Outshone the wealth of Ormus and
of Ind , Or where the gorgeous east with richest hand Show ' rs on her kings
barbaric pearl and gold , Satan exalted sat , by merit rais ' d To that bad
Of his almighty engine he shall hear Infernal thunder , and for lightning see Black
fire and horror shot with equal rage Among bis Angels , and his throne itself Mix '
d with Tartarean sulphur , and strange fire , His own invented torments .
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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