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In the year 1659 Oliver Cromwell died, and his son succeeded him as Lord
Protector. There was no stability to his government, however, and we can now
readily see that the re-establishment of the royal power was a matter of a very
And there were not wanting those who declared that Satan was to be regarded
as the hero of “Paradise Lost.” So thought Dryden in Milton's day, and so thought
Lord Chesterfield, who was a very fine gentleman of letters of a later period.
... And at Caerleon had he helped his lord, When the strong neighings of the wild
White Horse Set every gilded parapet shuddering. And up in Agned-
Cathregonion too, And down the waste sand-shores of Trath Treroit, Where many
a heathen ...
Lord Herbert of Cherbury died. 1649. Drummond died ; Charles I. executed. 1650
. P. Fletcher, Montrose, Cr a s h a w (?) died. 1651. Otway born. 1654. Habing to
n (?) died. MILTON'S CHIEF WoRKS. CoNTEMPORARY LITERATURE.
Manasseh '' built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of
the Lord.” 2 Kings xxi. 5. 392–405. The Ammonites were a people kindred to the
Moabites (l. 406), both tribes being children of Lot. They dwelt to the east of the ...
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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