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Canzone Sonnet IV: Diodati, e te'l dirč (Diodati, and I Will Say It to You) Sonnet V: Per certo i bei vostr' occhi (In Truth, Your Fair Eyes) Sonnet VI: Giovane piano, e semplicetto amante (Young, Gentle, and Candid Lover) De Idea ...
Or that crown'd Matron, sage white-robed Truth? 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 Or any other of that heav'nly brood 55 Let down. 25. Cf. the allusion to the myth of Hyacinth in 45. true behoof: true interest. Cf. PL II, 982. Lyc, 106, n. 31.
... I2O Ring out ye Crystal spheres, Once bless our human ears, 125 And let your silver chime Move in melodious time; 130 For if such holy Song Enwrap our fancy long, 135 And speckl'd vanity Will sicken soon and die, Yea, Truth.
And speckl'd vanity Will sicken soon and die, Yea, Truth and Justice then Will down return to men, I40 And Mercy set between, Thron'd in Celestial sheen, I45 But wisest Fate says no, This must not yet be so, 150 That on the bitter ...
In truth, your fair eyes, my lady, cannot but be my sun," for they beat upon me as powerfully as the sun beats upon one who pursues his way through the sands of Libya. Meanwhile an ardent vapor, such as Mentre un caldo vapor (né senti' ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - selfcallednowhere - LibraryThing
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