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... also to know what it has to do with his other poems and with his prose writings,
if there be any connection, and how far it grew out of the conditions of Milton's life
and times. Such knowledge enables us to look at the poem in a particular way.
And what was the triumphant end to which the zealous lover of Good might with
surety look forward 2 The answer as it stands in the doctrines of the Church
assumed a poetic form long existent in his *See p. xii. *See p. xi. mind, and we
have in ...
... and whose service is perfect freedom. 2. Relation of the First Two Books to the
Whole Action. Thus, if we think of Milton's work as a whole, we may readily see
the part that “Paradise Lost'' plays therein. And that we may be able to look upon
We read Milton for instruction, retire harassed and overburdened, and look
elsewhere for recreation; we desert our master, and seek for companions.” * Now
, such may certainly be the case with many who read “Paradise Lost,” but if it is,
... Tennyson's in the “Idylls of the King,” so full of romance, by so much the more
will you begin to apprehend Milton's quality. To take something else, let us look at
some of his descriptions. Look at the description of Satan: “He, above the rest In ...
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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