The Complete Poems and Major Prose
Hackett Publishing, 2003 M07 1 - 1088 páginas
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.
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And by implication he seems to agree with P. E. More's conclusion in “How to
Read Lycidas” —AR, VII (1936), 156—when he apologized for comparing the
poem to “the mighty structure of Dante's Paradiso,” but said that “no single
incident in ...
Just how epic Satan's career is we can see only in the light of the whole poem.
His revolt in Heaven depopulates it by drawing off perhaps a third of the angels.
Out of that evil good comes immediately in the creation of the universe and of
There is no trace of the intriguing, exploring, despairing Satan of the poem that
we have. There is no trace of the Satan who still seems to many readers to be
tragic in at least an Elizabethan if not a Greek sense of the word. In an
For over two centuries critics agreed that the step into pure allegory in Sin and
Death was a blemish on the poem and an external incrustation. Recently they
have been wondering whether it is not a part of the structural irony of the whole ...
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LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - 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. Leer comentario completo
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - 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 ... Leer comentario completo