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Plato, Timaeus Tradition — Elizabeth M. Pope, “Paradise Regained": The Tradition and the Poem (1947) Vanity – Joseph Glanvill, The Vanity of Dogmatizing Verse – W. B. C. Watkins, An Anatomy of Milton's Verse (1955) Vision – Don Cameron ...
CARMINA ELEGIACA (ELEGIAC VERSES) In his Commonplace Book, from which these verses come, Milton gave them no title except Carmina Elegiaca (Elegiac Verses). Surge, age, surge, leves, iam convenit, excute somnos, Arise, haste, arise!
Hast thou no verse, no hymn, or solemn strain, To welcome him to this his new abode, Now while the Heav'n by the Sun's team untrod, Hath took no print of the approaching light, And all the spangled host keep watch in squadrons bright?
The Teian Poet is Anacreon, whose drinking songs are in short verses. 23. Teumesian Euan is still another name for Bacchus, who is now the inspirer of Pindar's odes celebrating the victories of the charioteers in the Olympic Games at ...
IV These latter scenes confine my roving verse, To this Horizon is my Phoebus bound; His Godlike acts and his temptations fierce, And former sufferings other-where are found; 25 Loud o'er the rest Cremona's Trump doth sound; ...
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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