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... better teaching, have no more seriously considered kings, than in the gaudy
name of majesty, and admire them and their doings as if they breathed not the
same breath with other mortal men, I shall make no scruple to take up (for it
seems to ...
It seems at once a little strange that a man should treat one subject in a series of
prose works, and a wholly different one in a series of poems. It would be hardly
possible in the space at hand to show just how Milton thought of these matters.
With Ithuriel they leave the garden, and find Gabriel, who recognizes his fellows,
and with them “A third, of regal port, But faded splendor wan, who by his gait And
fierce demeanour seems the Prince of Hell.” (869–871.) Even further than this, ...
Closely connected as it is with the eternal problem of Art, the connection between
form and idea, he seems to have given it in a measure embodiment in the
masque of “Comus.” There we have the symbolic representatives of Goodness
In one or two cases Milton seems to make a distinction, but it is only now and
then, and never carried to any length. - On the other hand, Milton does seem to
recognize the more popular distinction which thinks only of angels and
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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