The Complete Poems and Major Prose
Hackett Publishing, 01/07/2003 - 1088 من الصفحات
First published by Odyssey Press in 1957, this classic edition provides Milton's poetry and major prose works, richly annotated, in a sturdy and affordable clothbound volume.
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, necks ...
But my greatest grief was for you, most worthy Bishop, and in time past the noble
ornament of your Winchester. I melted in tears and complained in this sad
language: “O fell Death, goddess second to Tartarean Jove,” are you not satisfied
Jove on everlasting Olympus;” and so Hylas, the son of Theomadas, who lured
the lovely nymphs to his kisses and was carried off by a Naiad.” He was wrathful,
but you would have thought his wrath be. coming to him; and he poured out cruel
Before the starry threshold of Jove's Court My mansion is, where those immortal
shapes Of bright aerial Spirits live inspher'd In Regions mild of calm and serene
Air, Above the smoke and stir of this dim spot, Which men call Earth, and with ...
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - 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. قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - 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 ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله