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... as when the force Of subterranean wind transports a hill Torn from Pelorus , or
the shatter ' d side ; Of thund ' ring Ætna , whose combustible 240 Sublim ' d with
mineral fury , aid the winds , is And leave a singed bottom all involv ' d use With ...
... when with fierce winds Orion arm ' d Hath vexed the Red - Sea coast , whose
waves o ' erthrew Busiris and his Memphian chivalry , While with perfidious
hatred they pursued The sojourners of Goshen , who beheld From the safe shore
As when the potent rod Of Amram ' s son , in Egypt ' sevil day , Wav ' d round the
coast , up call ' d a pitchy cloud Of locusts , warping on the eastern wind That o '
er the realm of impious Pharaoh hung , Like night , and darken ' d all the land of ...
... which , full high advanc ' d , Shone like a meteor streaming to the wind , With
gems and golden lustre rich emblaz ' d , Seraphic arms and trophies ; all the
while Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds : At which the universal host up
sent A ...
... A third as soon had form ' d within the ground A various mould , and from the
boiling cells i n 705 By strange conveyance fill ' d each hollow nook , As in an
organ from one blast of wind To many a row of pipes the sound - board breathes .
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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