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From this description of creation as voluntary withdrawal by the Creator from the infinitude which he had previously filled M. Saurat drew the conclusion that Milton's justification of God's ways to man could be entirely read into these ...
See the Introducthe place where all light is " silent " ( Inf . V , 28 ) , and tion 16 . the fiery but lightless land described in Caedmon's 201-209 . Of all the biblical allusions to the mysGenesis ( 333-34 ) . terious ...
Milton described them as “ introduc'd after the Greek manner , not antient only but modern , and still in use among the Italians . In modelling this poem ... the Antients and Italians are rather follow'd , as of more authority and fame ...
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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
Donna leggiadra Beautiful Lady
Elegia Septima Elegy VII
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