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" All the images of nature were still present to him, and he drew them, not laboriously, but luckily; when he describes anything, you more than see it, you feel it too. Those who accuse him to have wanted learning give him the greater commendation: he was... "
The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th] - Page 548
1809
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Lectures on the English Poets: Delivered at the Surrey Institution

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 338 pages
...man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. All the images of nature were still present to him, and...learning, give him the greater commendation: he was na┬╗ turally learned: he needed not the spectacles of books to read nature; he looked inwards and found...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 11

Ezekiel Sanford - 1819 - 408 pages
...nature were st,ll present to himi and he drew them, not laboriously, but luekily : when he deseribes any thing, you more than see it, you feel it too. Those, who aeeuse him to have wanted learning, give him the greater eommendation : he was naturally learnedi he...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 85

1820 - 608 pages
...have been more intuitive than acquired. " He drew," says Dryden, " not laboriously, but luckily ; and when he describes any thing, you more than see it, you feel it too." There is not any of hi* readers, from the most gay and trifling, to the most grave and saturnine; from...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1823 - 526 pages
...man, who, of all modern and perhaps ancient poets, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. All the images of nature were still present to him, and...commendation ; he was naturally learned; he needed not vOL. i. [E] the spectacles of books to read nature ; he looked inwards, and found her there. I cannot...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1823 - 484 pages
...who, of all modern and perhaps " ancient poets, had the largest and most compre" hensive soul. All the images of nature were still " present to him,...you " more than see it, you feel it too. Those, who ac" cuse him to have wanted learning, give him the " greater commendation: he was naturally learned:...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, in Ten Volumes: The author's life ...

William Shakespeare - 1823 - 350 pages
...man, who, of all modern and perhaps ancient poets, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. All the images of nature were still present to him, and...he drew them not laboriously, but luckily : when he describe? any thing, you more than see it, you feel it too. Those, who accuse him to have wanted learning,...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Hugh Blair - 1824 - 510 pages
...man, who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poels, bad the largest and most comprehensive soul. All the images of nature were still present to him, and he drew theui not laboriously but luckily. When he describes any thing, you more than see it; you feel it too....
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Miscellaneous pieces

Samuel Johnson - 1825 - 504 pages
...man, who, of all modern and, perhaps, ancient poets, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. All the images of nature were still present to him, and...wanted learning, give him the greater commendation : hejvasjja^ajgJJj.Jearned :_hejieeded -Pot the spectacles of books to react nature ; he looked inwards,...
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The Works of Shakspeare: From the Text of Johnson, Steevens, and Reed

William Shakespeare - 1825 - 1010 pages
...man, who, of all modern and perhaps ancient poets, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. All air, ten thousand times More rich : whet he describes any thing, you more than see it, yoi feel it too. Those, who accuse him to have...
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The works of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

Samuel Johnson - 1825 - 476 pages
...man, who, of all modern and, perhaps, ancient poets, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. All the images of nature were still present to him, and he drew them not laboriouslv, but luckily : when he describes any thing, you more than see it, you feel it too. Those,...
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