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" Contemplative piety, or the intercourse between God and the human soul, cannot be poetical. Man, admitted to implore the mercy of his Creator, and plead the merits of his Redeemer, is already in a higher state than poetry can confer. The essence of poetry... "
Lectures on the Pilgrim's Progress, and on the Life and Times of John Bunyan - Halaman 35
oleh George Barrell Cheever - 1844 - 514 halaman
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - 1825
...reasoning. He argues the point, first, from the nature of poetry, and afterwards from that of devotion. ' The essence of poetry is invention ; such invention...surprises and delights. The topics of devotion are few.' It is to be hoped that many men's experience will refute the latter part of this statement. How can...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson ...: Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...of his creator, and plead the merits of his redeemer, is already in a higher state than poetry cau confer. The essence of poetry is invention ; such...something unexpected, surprises and delights. The topicks of devotion are few, and, being few, are universally known ; but, few as they are, they can...
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The Lives of the English Poets, Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1826 - 420 halaman
...poetical. Man, admitted to implore the mercy of his Creator, and plead the merits of his Redeemer, is already in a higher state than poetry can confer. The essence of poetry is invention; sueit invention as, by producing something unexpected, surprises and delights. The topics of devotion...
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Sacred Biography, Or, The History of the Patriarchs: To which is ..., Volume 2

Henry Hunter - 1828
...be poetical. Man admitted to implore the mercy of his Creator, and plead the merits of his Redeemer, is already in a higher state than poetry can confer....of devotion are few, and being few are universally knoxvn ; but few as they are, they can be made no more ; they can receive no grace from novelty of...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson - 1837
...poetical. Man, admitted to implore the mercy of his Creator, and plead the merits of his Redeemer, - arc, they can be made no more ; they can receive no grace from novelty of sentiment, and very little...
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The Saturday Magazine ...

1839
...Genius rises in renewed radiance from the hallowing waters of Jordan. . ' .-.!'•. "But," says Johnson, "the topics of devotion are few, and being few are universally known; bat few as they are, they can be made no more, they can receive no grace from novelty of sentiment,...
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The Recreations of Christopher North, Volume 2

John Wilson - 1842
...here we at once ask ourselves, what does he mean by poetical ? " The essence of poetry," he says, " is invention — such invention as, by producing something unexpected, surprises and delights." Here, again, there is confusion and sophistry. There is much high and noble poetry of which invention,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With an Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1843
...poetical. Man, admitted to implore the mercy of his Creator, and plead the merits of his Redeemer, pronunciation was in the dactylic measures of the...but that variety could be accommodated only to moti ana delights. The topics of devotion are few, and being few are universally known ; but few as they...
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The Works of William Cowper: His Life, Letters, and Poems. Now First ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 749 halaman
...already to a higber state than poetry can confer. u The essence of poetry is inrcntion ; such inTention as, by producing something unexpected, surprises and...universally known ; but, few as they are, they can be mode no more ; they can receive no grace from novelty of sentiment, and very little from novelty of...
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The Recreations of Christopher North [pseud.].

John Wilson - 1852 - 307 halaman
...Man, admitted to implore the mercy of his Creator, and plead the merits of his Redeemer, is alreadyt" a higher state than poetry can confer. " The essence...of devotion are few, and being few are universally knovvn; but few as they arc, they can be made no more ; they can receive DO gr*eefn* novelty of sentiment,...
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