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.
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POEMS 1645 On the Morning of Christ's Nativity I This is the month , and this the happy morn Wherein the son of heaven's eternal king , Of wedded maid , and virgin mother born , Our great redemption from above did bring ; For so the ...
Sweet is the breath of morn , her rising sweet , With charm of earliest birds ; pleasant the sun When first on this delightful land he spreads His orient beams , on herb , tree , fruit , and flower , Glistering with dew ; fragrant the ...
Awake My fairest , my espoused , my latest found , Heaven's last best gift , my ever new delight , Awake , the morning shines , and the fresh field Calls us , we lose the prime , to mark how spring Our tended plants , how blows the ...
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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
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