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He had lived a life which, in spite of some unfortunate elements, was distinctly a
life of duty, of devotion to the task that came to his hand. The duty came to an end
, the task ceased to be possible; he was able to devote himself to the work that ...
It would be hardly possible in the space at hand to show just how Milton thought
of these matters. But when we try to conceive of Liberty not as license to do
whatever we please, but as a freedom even from temptation to do what we
cannot do ...
And certainly whatever we may say of the poem as a whole, the chief figure of the
two books we have in hand, the leading figure, the acting, achieving,
accomplishing figure, is Satan. So far as these books only are concerned Satan
is the hero, ...
On the other hand, Milton does seem to recognize the more popular distinction
which thinks only of angels and archangels. The archangels were seven in
number (iii. 648, 654), of whom, however, Milton only mentions four, Michael, the
It is often called “the highest Heaven,” and, on the other hand, Chaos is called the
Deep, the Abyss. It is a firmament above the jarrings of Chaos; Milton conceives it
in images of this earth; it has its hills and valleys, its pavements and mansions, ...
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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