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" Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the ^Eolian harp, passive, takes the impression of the passing accident ; or do these workings argue Something within us above the trodden clod ? I own myself partial to such proofs of those awful and important... "
Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of Old English ... - Page 51
by Sir Egerton Brydges - 1806
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a ..., Volume 2

Robert Burns - 1800
...poetry. Tell me, my dear friend, to what can this be owing ? Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the Eolian harp, passive, takes the impression of the...immaterial and immortal nature — and a world of weal or woe beyond death and the grave. No. No. LXIX, TO DR. MOORE, EHisland, near Dumfries, 4th Jan. 1780*...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 12

1801
...impression ot the passing accident ? Or do these workings arfie something within us above the trodden clod ? own myself partial to such proofs of those awful and...immaterial and immortal nature — and a world of weal or woe beyond death and the grave ! • Often as I have glid through the pomp of Prince's-street, (Edinburgh),...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 48

1828
...me, my dear friend, to what can this be owing. Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the . lv>li;m harp, passive, takes the impression of the passing...immaterial and immortal nature, and a world of weal or woe beyond death and the grave.' Force and fineness of understanding are often spoken of as something...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 13

1809
...poetry. Tell me, my dear friend, to what can this be owing ? Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the Eolian harp, passive* takes the impression of the passing accident ? Or do diese workings argue something widiin us above the trodden clod ? ' II. p. 195 — 197. To this we...
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The Works of Robert Burns: General correspondence, including pieces of ...

Robert Burns - 1806
...poetry. Tell me, my dear friend, to what can this be owing ? Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the Eolian harp, passive, takes the impression of the...immaterial and immortal nature — and a world of weal or woe beyond death and the grave. No.. No. LXIV. To DR. MOORE. Ellisland, near Dumfries, 4th Jan....
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The Prosaic Garland: Consisting of Upwards of Two-hundred Pieces Selected ...

John Evans - 1807 - 260 pages
...ot" the passing accident ? Or <io these workings argue something within us above the trodden ciod ? I own myself partial to such proofs of those awful and important realities--.- God that made all things— man's immaterial and immortal nature— and a world of weal or woe beyond...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of the Foreign Magazines, Volume 2

Enos Bronson - 1809
...poetry. Tell me, my dear friend, to what can this be owing ? Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the Eolian harp, passive, takes the impression of the...workings argue something within us above the trodden clod ?" II. p. 195—197. To this we may add the following passage, us a part, indeed, of the same picture"...
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The Edinburgh Review, Volume 13

1809
...poetry. Tell me, my dear friend, to what can this be owing ? Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the Eolian harp, passive, takes the impression of the...argue' • something within us above the trodden clod ? * II. p. 195—197. To this we may add the following passage, as a part, indeed, of the same picture....
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Select Reviews, Volumes 1-2

1809
...me, my dear friend, to what can this be owing Ď Are we a piece of machinery, which, like the Kolian harp, passive, takes the impression of the passing...workings argue something within us above the trodden clod !" II. p.. 195—197. To this we may add the following passage, as a part, indeed, of the same picture"...
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The Works of Robert Burns: With an Account of His Life, and a ..., Volume 2

Robert Burns - 1815
...Or do these workings argue something within us ahove the trodden elod ? I own myself partial to sueh proofs of those awful and important realities— '-a...immaterial and immortal nature— and a world of weal or woe heyond «leai h and the grave. No. LXIII. To Dr. MOORE. near Dumfries, 4th January^ 1789. Sir,...
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