תוצאות 1-5 מתוך 36
Perhaps the temptation is robbed of its enchantment, and again, perhaps it is
furnished with charms more deceitfully attractive, when we read a man's life in his
own words. However this may be, there is a certain pleasure, if one must read ...
... now grew daily upon me, that by labour and intense study (which I take to be
my portion in this life), joined with the strong propensity of nature, I might perhaps
leave something so written to aftertimes, as they should not willingly let it die.
Perhaps my semblance might deceive the truth That I to manhood am arrived so
near; And inward ripeness doth much less appear, That some more timely-happy
spirits endueth. Yet, be it less or more, or soon or slow, It shall be still in strictest ...
... the author. Still, one gains a different kind of pleasure, an added pleasure, by
looking at the poem as a part in a larger whole; we are glad to become better
acquainted with the poet whom we admire; perhaps here and there we
understand a ...
He had often before thought of the undertaking, had perhaps conceived some
tale of chivalry; at one time, as we have seen, had thought to write of Arthur, the
mythical king of legendary England. But now he turned to a different subject. He
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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