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" He was the 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 describes anything, you more than see... "
The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page xci
by William Shakespeare - 1803
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Prose

English prose literature - 1872 - 556 pages
...Education. [JOHN DRYDEN. 1636 — 1700.] THE GENIUS OF SHAKSPEARE, AND THE ELIZABETHAN DRAMATISTS. SHAKSPEARE was the man who, of all modern and perhaps...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...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1872 - 786 pages
...who, of all modern and perhaps ancient ]xts, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. All Ihe images of nature were still present to him. and he...describes any thing, you more than see it — you ftl it too. Those who accuse him to have wanted learning, give him the {.reater commendation : he...
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The Golden Treasury of Thought: A Gathering of Quotations from the Best ...

Quotations - 1873 - 530 pages
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Shaksperean Statistics

Henry Thomas Hall - 1874 - 104 pages
...Poetry, in which Dryden puts Shakspere above all modern poets, and perhaps some ancient, as possessing "the largest and most comprehensive soul. All the...them not laboriously, but luckily ; when he describes anything, you more than see it, you feel it." In 1675, Edward Phillips, nephew of the poet Milton,...
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Readings in English literature, prose

English literature - 1874 - 274 pages
...DRAMATISTS. SHAKSPEAEE was the man who, of all modern and perhaps ancient poets, had the largest and moat comprehensive soul. All the images of nature were...them not laboriously but luckily : when he describes anything, you not only see it, you feel it too. Those who accuse him to have want of learning, give...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 118

Scotland - 1875 - 780 pages
...man. It is only first-rate men that lead their age. But listen to what he says of Shakespeare : " He was the man who of all modern and perhaps ancient...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...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 118

England - 1875 - 782 pages
...man. It is only first-rate men that lead their age. But listen to what he says of Shakespeare : " He was the man who of all modern and perhaps ancient...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...
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The Great Triumphs of Great Men

James Mason - Biography - 1875 - 706 pages
...character of Shakespeare that has ever been written : — ' To begin, then, with Shakespeare : he is the man who of all modern, and perhaps ancient poets,...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...
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Literary curiosities and eccentricities, in prose and verse, ed. by W.A ...

Literary curiosities - 1876 - 334 pages
...are present along with them, and share in their places the equal care of their Creator. — Jeffrey. Shakspeare was the man who, of all modern and perhaps...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...
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Memorials of Robert Burns and of some of his contemporaries and their ...

Peter Freeland Aiken - 1876 - 468 pages
...example of his high merit as a prose writer need be given, than his critical eulogy of Shakspere — " He was the man, who, of all " modern and perhaps ancient...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...
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