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Ah, how many times have I been struck dumb by the miraculous grace of a form which might make decrepit Jove young again! Ah, how many times have I seen eyes which outshine jewels and all the stars that wheel about either pole, ...
3. Tellus: Earth, “the mother of fruits,” as Ovid of song returning? And is my in: calls her in Fasti I, 671. spiration with me again by grace of 9. Cf. Castaly in El IV, 30. 10. Near the ELEGY V 37 ELEGIA QUINTA (ELEGY V)
By the spring's grace it is with me and—who would guess such a thing?—it is already clamoring for some employment. Castaly” and the riven peak float before my eyes and by night I am beside Pirene” in my dreams.
Grace from above alone can avail him to prevent the desire of a lover from becoming fixed immovably in his heart. IO glances with the weapons of Cupid, whose darts—as Spenser declared in Amoretti VIII, 6—may serve “to base affections ...
In a comparison of l'Allegro's entertainments with Burton's theory of pleasure as a cure for the dangerous melancholy which ends in insanity, W. J. Grace has shown in SP, LII (1955), 579–83 that Milton understood what we may call the ...
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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