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Milton never wrote a formal autobiography, and yet from one or another of his
writings we can put together enough to give us a good idea of the circumstances
of his life, and at the same time some little idea of what sort of man was the writer.
As it was, he revolved it in his mind: he thought first of a poem with King Arthur as
hero, but in time his mind turned to the idea of the Fall of Man, a subject on which
many had touched before, although none had conceived it fully or ...
For a man like John Milton, it would seem incongruous to wish anything more. He
died November 8, 1674. So much of Milton, more or less, can we learn from his
own writings, and in this way we get an idea of him sufficiently definite for the ...
... before we see clearly how Milton's genius took its actual course and form.
Something of such knowledge is the easy possession of every American. We all
know something, and generally we have no very false idea, of that remarkable
We could admire the greatness of Milton's conception of Satan, the boldness of
his flight from Hell, even if we had no idea of the name of the author. Still, one
gains a different kind of pleasure, an added pleasure, by looking at the poem as
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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