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Perhaps my semblance might deceive the truth That I to manhood am arrived so
near; And inward ripeness doth much less appear, That some more timely-happy
spirits endueth. Yet, be it less or more, or soon or slow, It shall be still in strictest ...
When he first appears to us Satan is not “less than Archangel ruined.” He has still
the pride and ambition that caused his fall; he has added to them the rage,
chagrin, and longing for vengeance which followed his fall. But these qualities
Wherever found, however, the hierarchy was largely accepted by the mediaval
mind, appears in Dante in the canto cited, and of course was familiar to Milton. All
these names Milton uses in the course of the poem, and, in fact, in the first two ...
in keeping with it only by what we may call metrical fictions," as will appear later.
We have, then, in the metre of “Paradise Lost'' both a condition and a theory.
Milton dictated his verses, probably, according to his ear, which, we are told, was
... esteeming it great; his rough common sense, however, prevented his going
into any conventional ecstasies. MACAULAY. “Milton.” The first essay contributed
by Macaulay to the Edinburgh Review, appearing in the number for August, 1825
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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