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Who were Moloch, Belial, Dagon, Chemos, i. 381– 505; Mammon, i. 678–684 ° c.
Where were Nebo, i. 407; Lebanon, i. 447; Gaza, i. 466; Damascus, i. 468; Basan
, i. 3982 d. Explain “harpy-footed Furies,” ii. 596; “Medusa,” ii. 611; “Gorgons ...
What allusion to his own time may be supposed in “Then wander forth the sons of
Belial” (i. 501)? “O shame to men Devil with devil damned Firm concord holds;
men only disagree,” etc. (ii. 496, 497.) 3. On Passages connected with other parts
Belial came last, than whom a spirit more lewd 490 Fell not from Heaven, or more
gross to love Vice for itself. To him no temple stood, Or altar smoked ; yet who
more oft than he In temples and at altars, when the priest - Turns atheist, as did ...
229–283, where he follows Belial in speaking to the assembled powers of Hell.
Like Belial, Mammon was not the name of a heathen god : it was a Chaldaic word
for riches. But the Saviour's words in Matt. vi. 24 have given it a universal ...
... his look denounced - Desperate revenge, and battle dangerous To less than
gods. On the other side up rose Belial, in act more graceful and humane ; A fairer
person lost not heaven ; he seemed 110 For dignity composed and high exploit.
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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