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I have neglected a number of interesting things about Milton's life, because I
believe that too much biography detracts from interest in the poem; I have
neglected many interesting questions concerning Milton's language, because
these seem ...
So much the rather thou, Celestial Light, Shine inward, and the mind through all
her powers Irradiate; there plant eyes; all mist from thence Purge and disperse,
that I may see and tell Of things invisible to mortal sight.” (Book iii. 21-55.) In spite
They were men of earnestness, intolerant of frivolity and license, as also of
gayety and liberalism. They were, on the whole, high-minded men,
magnanimous men, who looked after great things, and strove at least to get at
their vital relations.
The theme, the construction of the poem, the characters, the descriptions, the
figures, the language, the feeling, all these things which go to cause the general
impression are much the same with or without a knowledge of who Milton was or
He was himself more fond of the joyous and beautiful things of this world than we
are apt to remember. The Masque was, in those days, an elaborate spectacular
affair, in which the nobles and gentles of two generations took their delight, 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