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" Yet great labour, directed by great abilities, is never wholly lost ; if they frequently threw away their wit upon false conceits, they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth : if their conceits were far-fetched, they were often worth the carriage.... "
The Works of Samuel Johnson - Página 22
por Samuel Johnson - 1810
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The Life of William Cowper, Volumen2

Robert Southey - 1843
...those who were trained up in the school of Dryden. " To write on their plan," he has truly said, " it was at least necessary to read and think. No man...descriptions, by imitations borrowed from imitations, by traditionary imagery and hereditary similes, by readiness of rhyme and volubility of syllables." Johnson...
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The History of the Church of England in the Colonies and Foreign ..., Volumen2

James Stuart Murray Anderson - 1848
...unexpected truth : if their conceits were far-fetched, they were often worth the carriage :' and that, ' to write on their plan, it was at least necessary to read and think 10.' These remarks eminently apply to the arguments and illustrations with which Featly's Sermon abounds...
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The Works of William Cowper, Volumen1

William Cowper - 1853
...those who were trained up in the school of Dryden. " To write on their plan," he has truly said, " it was at least necessary to read and think. No man...imitations, by traditional imagery, and hereditary similes, by readiness of rhyme and volubility of syllables." Johnson has also said, that the veneration...
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The Works of William Cowper, Volumen1

William Cowper - 1853
...to those who were trained up in the school of Dryden. "To write on their plan," he has truly said, " it was at least necessary to read and think. No man...could be born a metaphysical poet, nor assume the 14 The same kind of reformation has been thus described in France, I know not by what author : L'n...
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Johnson's Lives of the British poets completed by W. Hazlitt, Volumen2

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...wit upon false conceits, they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth ; if their conceits were far-fetched, they were often worth the carriage. To...imitations, by traditional imagery and hereditary similes, by readiness of rhyme and volubility of syllables. In perusing the works of this race of authors,...
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Lives of the most eminent English poets, with critical ..., Volumen1

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...wit upon false conceits, they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth ; if their conceits were far-fetched, they were often worth the carriage. To...their plan, it was at least necessary to read and t hi iik. No man could be born a metaphysical poet, nor assume the dignity of a writer, by descriptions...
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Exercises on Words: Designed as a Course of Practice on the Rudiments of ...

William Russell - 1856 - 225 páginas
...wit upon false conceits, they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth : if their conceits were farfetched, they were often worth the carriage. To...descriptions, by imitations borrowed from imitations, by hereditary similes, by readiness of rhyme, and volubility of syllables. In perusing the works of this...
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The Lives of the English Poets: cowley. Denham. Milton. Butler. Rochester ...

Samuel Johnson - 1858
...unexpected truth: if thlitr" conceits were far.fetched, they were often wurttrftie carriage. To write 011 their plan it was at least necessary to read and think....writer, by descriptions copied from descriptions, byjimitations borrowed from imitations, by traditional imagery, and hereditary similes, by readiness...
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The casquet of literature, a selection in poetry and prose, ed ..., Volúmenes3-4

Casket - 1873
...wit upon false conceits, they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth: if their conceits were who, mindful of th' uuhonour'd dead, Dost in these...hoary-headed swain may say, "Oft have we seen him similes, by readiness of rhyme, and volubility of syllables. In perusing the works of this race of...
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Chambers's national reading-books, Libro 6

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1877
...truth; if their conceits were far-fetched, they were often worth the carriaga To write on thenplan, it was at least necessary to read and think. No man...imitations, by traditional imagery, and hereditary similes, by readiness of rime, and volubility of syllables. In perusing the works of this race of authors,...
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