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... that bore Semblance of worth , not substance , gently rais'd Their fainting
courage , and dispelled their fears , 530 Then straight commands that at the
warlike sound Of trumpets loud , and clarions , be upreard His mighty standard :
that proud ...
A third as soon had form'd within the ground 705 A various mould ; and from the
boiling cells By strange conveyance fill'd each hollow nook : As in an organ , from
one blast of wind , To many a row of pipes the sound - board breathes .
... to the sound Of instrumental harmony , that breath'd 65 Heroic ardour to advent
'rous deeds , Under their godlike leaders , in the cause Of God and his Messiah .
On they move Indissolubly firm ; nor obvious hill , Nor strait'ning vale , nor wood ...
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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