Prabhat Prakashan - 422 עמודים
Paradise Lost' is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton. It was first published in the year 1667. The poem concerns the Biblical story of the Fall of Man: the temptation of Adam and Eve by the fallen angel Satan and their expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Milton's purpose, stated in Book I, is to "justify the ways of God to men".
What though the field be lost? All is not lost; the unconquerable Will, And study of
revenge, immortal hate, And courage never to submit or yield: And what is else
not to be overcome? That Glory never shall his wrath or might Extort from me.
... The work of Sulphur. Thither wing'd with speed A numerous Brigad hasten'd.
As when bands Of Pioners with Spade and Pickaxe arm'd Forerun the Royal
Camp, to trench a Field, Or cast a Rampart. MAMMON led them on, MAMMON,
... place or choice the worthiest; they anon With hundreds and with thousands
trooping came Attended: all access was throng'd, the Gates And Porches wide,
but chief the spacious Hall (Though like a cover'd field, where Champions bold
... and his Sentence pleas'd, Advising peace: for such another Field They
dreaded worse then Hell: so much the fear Of Thunder and the Sword of
MICHAEL Wrought still within them; and no less desire To found this nether
Empire, which might ...
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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