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... the Temptation of Man. He himself assumes the task of spying out the
possibilities, and, escaping from Hell, he flies through Chaos to the Earth.
Eluding the vigilance of the angelic guards, he makes his way to Paradise, and
there, in the form ...
The fiery lake, the fallen angels, Pandemonium, and the council of the great
Seraphic lords, Satan's battling flight through Chaos, all these have frankly no
foundation but poetic imagination. In these two books we have the true Miltonic
So then he gathers his followers, starts on his journey, flies through Chaos, and
finally reaches the Earth and the neighborhood of Paradise. Here comes the
moment of indecision when “Conscience wakes despair that slumbered,” the
... that is, the distribution of the cosmos, as conceived by Milton, and as assumed
in “Paradise Lost.” At the first,-not at the beginning of the poem, but at the
beginning of the action,'—all things were divided into Chaos and Heaven. Of
Chaos we ...
It is arched over by a fiery sky (if we may use the term) which separates it from
Chaos, and in which, apparently, is the famous portal where sit Sin and Death,
through which Satan flies forth in his search for the newly created UniWerSe.
מה אומרים אנשים - כתיבת ביקורת
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