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The pamphlet was violently attacked by the adherents of the King, and, according
to a habit now almost entirely passed away, in the answer to Milton's “Defence ''
was mingled much aspersion of a very personal nature. To this answer Milton ...
Neither was it fond ambition, nor the Vanity to get a name, present or with
posterity, by writing against a king. ... nevertheless, for their sakes, who, through
custom, simplicity, or want of better teaching, have no more seriously considered
There had early been in his mind the ambition to write a great poem; he would
have undertaken it on his return from Italy, had it not been for public events. As it
was, he revolved it in his mind: he thought first of a poem with King Arthur as hero
He had often before thought of the undertaking, had perhaps conceived some
tale of chivalry; at one time, as we have seen, had thought to write of Arthur, the
mythical king of legendary England. But now he turned to a different subject. He
On the last species, of civil liberty, I said nothing; because I saw that sufficient
attention was paid to it by the magistrates, nor did I write anything on the
prerogative of the crown, till the king, voted an enemy by the parliament, and
vanquished in ...
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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