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The more you try to isolate the feeling which these Miltonic speeches give you, by
comparing them with some of Shakespeare's great speeches, so full of the note
of life, or some of Tennyson's in the “Idylls of the King,” so full of romance, by so ...
Then compare them with some other descriptive lines or passages, and you will
do better in seeing just what is Miltonic about them. For instance, take such lines
as these from “The Passing of Arthur,” in the “Idylls of the King ”: “And on a ...
1. 258. 252. He is no longer speaking to Beélzebub, but to himself, following his
own thoughts. 263. A famous line with which one must compare : “It is better to be
a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness.
So the story is usually told, the latter part, at least, having some historic basis.
Why Milton varies from this version is not known. Fontarabbia was at some
distance from Roncesvalles. By Fontarabbia. Thus far these beyond Compare of
Thus far these beyond Compare of mortal prowess yet observed Their dread
commander. He, above the rest In shape and gesture proudly eminent, Stood like
a tower; his form had yet not lost All her original brightness, nor appeared Less ...
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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