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When St. Paul, often called Saul of Tarsus (in Cilicia), visited Philippi in Macedonia (otherwise called Emathia), he was publicly scourged (Acts xvi, 22–3). Cf. Sonn VIII, Io, and PR III, 290. 103. When at Gergessa on the Sea of ...
... is called Delia from her birthplace on the island of Delos. 53. Corus: the northwest wind. 55. Aquilo: northeast wind. Cf. map, p. 432. 56. Cf. thund'ring Aetna on the Sicilian promontory of Pelorus in PL I, 23.2–3.
Bacchus is called Thyoneus because his mother Semele was also called Thyone. His other name of Lyaeus means “the releaser” (of genius and high spirits). 19. Cf. the allusion in El 1, 22 to Ovid's banishment to Pontus, ...
A canzone ended with an envoy called the you shall answer for me. My lady, commiato, in which the poet often addressed his whose words are my very heart, poem as Milton does here, and as Spenser did in says, “This is the language of ...
Reveal, you goddesses' who preDicite, sacrorum praesides nemorum deae, - side over the sacred groves, and you Tuque O noveni perbeata numinis 1. The goddesses are the Muses, called daughters of Zeus and Memory by Hesiod (Theog. 53-4).
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jsburbidge - LibraryThing
This is pretty well the standard edition of Milton, with a critically established text, a reasonable level of apparatus for non-expert readers, and a critical mass of Milton's work extending beyond his major works to everything that anyone who is not a specialist is likely to need. Read full review
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Ok, so I didn't read this whole thing, obviously. But I did read "Paradise Lost" and that's the important thing, right? And I actually ended up enjoying it a lot more than I expected to. The language ... Read full review