Oxford University Press, 1994 - 324 páginas
Perhaps the greatest poet in the English language after Shakespeare, John Milton actually published very little until the appearance of Poems of Mr John Milton, both English and Latin in 1646, when he was thirty-seven. Including a wide range of his verse, this completely new selection of
Milton's finest poetry offers extensive passages from Samson Agonistes, Paradise Regained, and his most famous work, Paradise Lost. Accessible and fully annotated, this volume shows just why Milton's influence on English poetry and criticism has been incalculable.
Resultados 1-3 de 79
These paths and bowers doubt not but our joint hands Will keep from wilderness with ease , as wide As we need walk ... seeks to work us woe and shame By sly assault ; and somewhere nigh at hand Watches , no doubt , with greedy hope to ...
High in front advanced , The brandished sword of God before them blazed Fierce as a comet ; which with torrid heat , And vapour as the Lybian air adust , Began to parch that temperate clime ; whereat In either hand the hastening angel ...
This idol's day hath been to thee no day of rest , Labouring thy mind More than the working day thy hands , And yet perhaps more trouble is behind . For I descry this way Some other tending , in his hand A sceptre or quaint staff he ...
Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - AlanWPowers - LibraryThing
Recently, I read PL during my morning walks. Often aloud, it went surprisingly fast--about half a book per day, completed in a month. Of course, so many of the allusions, even with good footnotes and ... Leer comentario completo
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - dalekk - LibraryThing
The texts in this book form a central part of my dissertation so my copy is very well-thumbed! It's great for students like myself as there's room for annotations etc. and has informative footnotes ... Leer comentario completo
Captain or colonel
Derechos de autor
Otras 6 secciones no mostradas