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... sometimes falling " plumb down ten thousand fathoms " ; then hoisted upward
again as many miles by the force of some chaotic explosion ; on through scenes
of indescribable horror past Middle Chaos , where Chaos himself and Old Night ...
The chapters on Clearness , Force , Diction , and Form of Manuscript with oral
and written expression . 2. The chapter on Meter with the verse of Paradise Lost .
3. The chapter on Harmony with Milton's language . 4. The chapter on Figures
100 From what highth fall'n , so much the stronger proved He with his thundero ;
and till then , who knew The force of those dire arms ? Yet not for those , Nor what
the potent Victor in his rage Can else inflict , do I repent ; or change , Though ...
120 And this empyrealo substance cannot fail ; Since , through experience of this
great event , In arms not worse , in foresight much advanced , We may with more
successful hope resolve To wage , by force or guile , eternal war , Irreconcilable ...
But what if he our conqueror ( whom I now Of force believe almighty , since no
less Than such could have o'erpowered such force as ours ) Have left us this our
spirit and strength entire Strongly to suffer and support our pains , That we may
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LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - 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. Читать весь отзыв
LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - 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 ... Читать весь отзыв