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I must particularly acknowledge, however, the value of Verity's edition, from which
I have made a number of borrowings, always, I believe, with mention of the fact.
The purpose of that edition differs somewhat from that of the present, but in its ...
Neither was it fond ambition, nor the Vanity to get a name, present or with
posterity, by writing against a king. I never was so thirsty after fame, nor so
destitute of other hopes and means, better and more certain to attain it; -
nevertheless, for their ...
Both poems deal with the same subject, the strife with Evil, but they present it to
us in different ways. At the same time as “Paradise Regained,” Milton published
another poem, “Samson Agonistes,” Samson the Striver, or the Combatant.
To most readers the classical turns of expression,” the elliptical syntax,” the
occasional ruggedness of grammar present a bar. Of almost everybody the
extremely closepacked character of the style demands constant attention, and, on
... to the Golden Lion in Aldersgate-street. 1674. [Small octavo: pp. 333. The Ten
Books were changed to Twelve by dividing what had originally been Books vii.
and x. Books vii. and viii., then, of the present editions, were originally one book.
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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