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We could admire the greatness of Milton's conception of Satan, the boldness of
his flight from Hell, even if we had no idea of the name of the author. Still, one
gains a different kind of pleasure, an added pleasure, by looking at the poem as
On the third day God gives commission to the Son to drive forth the rebellious
ones, and Satan and his angels are cast out of Heaven, down to Hell, where, for
a time, they lie chained and senseless on the fiery lake. Meanwhile, his glory
But the account of Satan in Hell is an imaginary narrative, and nothing more, and
we accept it and enjoy it as such. The fiery lake, the fallen angels, Pandemonium,
and the council of the great Seraphic lords, Satan's battling flight through ...
With Ithuriel they leave the garden, and find Gabriel, who recognizes his fellows,
and with them “A third, of regal port, But faded splendor wan, who by his gait And
fierce demeanour seems the Prince of Hell.” (869–871.) Even further than this, ...
The place appointed for them is Hell, apparently nonexistent before, but created
in punishment of their sin. Of Hell we have ample description in the two books in
this volume. Like Heaven, it is conceived in images of this earth (see especially ii.
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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