Lycidas

Lycidas Orient BlackSwan Annotated Study Texts is a series designed to bring classic English texts closer to students so that they are able to enjoy and understand the literary beauty and value of these excel

  • Title: Lycidas
  • Author: John Milton Ajanta Paul C T Thomas
  • ISBN: 9788125040279
  • Page: 421
  • Format: Paperback
  • Orient BlackSwan Annotated Study Texts is a series designed to bring classic English texts closer to students so that they are able to enjoy and understand the literary beauty and value of these excellent works The introductions, commentaries, notes and critical essays are aimed to provide guidance to the student to perceive the complete literary and cultural matrix of thOrient BlackSwan Annotated Study Texts is a series designed to bring classic English texts closer to students so that they are able to enjoy and understand the literary beauty and value of these excellent works The introductions, commentaries, notes and critical essays are aimed to provide guidance to the student to perceive the complete literary and cultural matrix of the work as well as to draw on the stylistic and technical mastery of the writers.

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    • Jes Drew says:

      A very brief look into both a classical poetry type and the struggle with grief overy the loss of an aquaintance, both done well in Milton's deft hands.

    • Carl says:

      Milton is one of my favorite poets, and Lycidas is a wondrous, yet powerfully mournful pastoral elegy that demonstrates Milton's knowledge of the form and genre conditions, creating what is, in my opinion, a great poem.

    • Mary Sue says:

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    • John Yelverton says:

      This was just a rambling poem that roamed about with no destination except to help the author deal with his grief at the loss of his friend in prose.

    • Ke says:

      The piece is truly beautiful and melancholy. But I wonder if it got too sentimental at times. I'm glad that Milton ended it on a more positive note.

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