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“To descant on the misfortunes of a person fallen from so high a dignity," who
hath also paid his final debt, both to nature and his faults, is neither in itself a
thing commendable, nor the intention of this discourse. Neither was it fond
ambition, nor ...
... not merely as a fragment giving an account of the deliberations of the Fallen
Angels and the Flight of Satan, but as part of a great whole, we must know a little
more of the poem of which it makes the beginning. The subject of “Paradise Lost"
The poem begins with Satan and the fallen angels on the burning lake. He
rouses them, gathers them together, and inspires them with renewed zeal against
the Almighty, proposing to them as an insidious attack on his glory, the
Temptation of ...
The Council of Fallen Angels and Satan's Flight to the Earth. iii., iv., v. 1–562. The
Scene of the Temptation. v. 563–907, vi. The Revolt of Satan and his Adherents.
vii., viii. The Creation of the Universe and of Man. ix., x. The Temptation and ...
The fiery lake, the fallen angels, Pandemonium, and the council of the great
Seraphic lords, Satan's battling flight through Chaos, all these have frankly no
foundation but poetic imagination. In these two books we have the true Miltonic
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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