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 75
Be it so , since he Who now is sovereign can dispose and bid What shall be right : furthest from him is best Whom reason hath equalled , force hath made supreme Above his equals . Farewell , happy fields Where joy forever dwells : hail ...
Brightest seraph tell In which of all these shining orbs hath man His fixed seat , or fixed seat hath none , But all these shining orbs his choice to dwell ; That I may find him , and with secret gaze , Or open admiration him behold On ...
But strange Hath been the cause , and wonderful to hear : This tree is not as we are told , a tree Of danger tasted , nor to evil unknown Opening the way , but of divine effect To open eyes , and make them gods who taste ; And hath been ...
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