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Performer: Milton
Genre: Audio recording
Title: Paradise Lost (Book One)
Country: UK
Released: 1965
Style: Poetry
FLAC version ZIP size: 1376 mb
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Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton (1608–1674). The first version, published in 1667, consisted of ten books with over ten thousand lines of verse. It is considered by critics to be Milton's major work, and it helped solidify his reputation as one of the greatest English poets of his time.

Paradise Lost, Book 4 Lyrics. nor can performe Aught whereof hee hath need, hee who requires From us no other service then to keep This one, this easie charge, of all the Trees In Paradise that beare delicious fruit So various, not to taste that onely Tree Of knowledge, planted by the Tree of Life, So neer grows Death to Life, what ere Death is, Som dreadful thing.

Paradise Lost, Book 3. John Milton. Paradise Lost, Book 3 Lyrics. The Son of God renders praises to his Father for the manifestation of his gracious purpose towards Man; but God again declares, that Grace cannot be extended towards Man without the satisfaction of divine justice; Man hath offended the majesty of God by aspiring to God-head, and therefore with all his Progeny devoted to death must dye, unless some one can be.

A summary of Book I, lines 1–26 in John Milton's Paradise Lost. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Paradise Lost and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. Milton’s muse is the Holy Spirit, which inspired the Christian Bible, not one of the nine classical muses who reside on Mount Helicon-the Aonian mount of I. 15. He says that his poem, like his muse, will fly above those of the Classical poets and accomplish things never attempted before, because his source of inspiration is greater than theirs.

Book I. The Argument. This first Book proposes first in brief the whole Subject, Mans disobedience, and the loss thereupon of Paradise wherein he was plac’t: Then touches the prime cause of his fall, the Serpent, or rather Satan in the Serpent; who revolting from God, and drawing to his side many Legions of Angels, was by the command of God driven out of Heaven with. Brought Death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of Eden, till one greater Man. Restore us, and regain the blissful Seat, Sing Heav’nly Muse, that on the secret top. Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire. That Shepherd, who first taught the chosen Seed, In the Beginning how the Heav’ns and Earth. Rose out of Chaos: or if Sion Hill. Delight thee more, and Siloa’s Brook that flow’d. Fast by the Oracle of God; I thence. Invoke thy aid to my adventrous Song, That with no middle flight intends to soar. Of Mans First Disobedience, and the Fruit Of that Forbidden Tree, whose mortal tast Brought Death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of EDEN, till one greater Man Restore us, and regain the blissful Seat, Sing Heav'nly Muse, that on the secret top Of OREB, or of SINAI, didst inspire That Shepherd, who first taught the chosen Seed, In. the Beginning how the Heav'ns and Earth Rose out of CHAOS: Or if SION Hill Delight thee more, and SILOA'S Brook that flow'd Fast by the Oracle of God; I thence Invoke thy aid to my adventrous Song, That with no middle flight i. .

Paradise Lost Introduction. John Milton wasn't just a poet; he was a wanted man. In the 1640s a civil war was raging in England. On one side were the Royalists, a group of people that supported King Charles I (royalty, Royalists). On the other side were the Parliamentarians, the men of Parliament (think: Congress) who represented different parts of Britain. The young John Milton was all about the Parliamentarians and wrote a lot of pamphlets supporting their positions. In one very famous pamphlet, he actually defended Parliament's right to behead the king should the king be found inadequate. According to Milton, the king exists to serve the people and Parliament; if he doesn't fulfill his end of the bargain, they should be allowed to kill him. Cheery, huh? As it turns out, Charles I didn't fulfill his end of the bargain (ruh-roh) and literally lost his head in 1649. There was no king until 1660.

Label variant of Milton - Paradise Lost (Book One) with different tax/price code, text layout and font. Silver print on dark blue label. Comes with 8 page 22½ by 28½ cm printed booklet of the full spoken text (the back page of which is blank). Recorded in association with the British Council and Oxford University Press. Matrix, Runout (Side A Label): ARG 2665. Matrix, Runout (Side B Label): ARG 2666. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side A ): D KT 1 ARG-2665-1K. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side B ): U KT 1 ARG-2666-1K.


Lines 1 - 124
Lines 125 - 191
Lines 192 - 270
Lines 271 - 375
Lines 376 - 505
Lines 506 - 669
Lines 670 - 730
Lines 731 - End


Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
RG 431 Milton* Paradise Lost (Book One) ‎(LP, Mono) Argo RG 431 UK 1965
RG 431 Milton* Paradise Lost - Book One ‎(LP, Mono) Argo RG 431 UK 1965
PLP 1017 John Milton Paradise Lost Book I ‎(LP, Mono, RE) Argo PLP 1017 UK 1970