תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 8
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
The duty came to an end, the task ceased to be possible; he was able to devote
himself to the work that was the desire of his heart. For a man like John Milton, it
would seem incongruous to wish anything more. He died November 8, 1674.
Fuller, Clarendon born; Sackville died. 1609. Suckling born. 1612. Butler,
Montrose born. 1613. Cleveland, Jer. Taylor, Crashaw (?) born. 1614. H. More
born. 1615. Baxter, Denham born. 1616. Shakspere, F. Beaumont died. 1618.
G. Herbert died. 1634. Chapman died. 1637. Ben Jonson died. 1639. Sir H.
Wotton, Carew (?) died. 1640. Burton, Massinger, Ford died; W. erley born. 1642.
New to n, Mrs. Behn born; Suckling (?) died. 1643. San dys, Cartwright died.
... of Innocence (founded on Paradise Lost), 1658. Cromwell, Lovelace,
Cleveland died. 1660. Charles II. restored. 1661. Fuller died; Defoe born. 1664.
Prior born. 1666. Shirley died. 1667. Cowley, Wither, Jer. Tayl or died; Swift born.
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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