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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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The Great Triumphs of Great Men

James Mason - 1875 - 624 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
...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, Robert Burns - 1876 - 422 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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Memorials of Robert Burns and His Contemporaries with Selections from His Poems

P. F. Aiken - 1876 - 422 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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Lectures on the English Poets and the English Comic Writers

William Hazlitt - 1876 - 232 pages
...concentrated feeling of Chaucer's romantic fiction. Dryden, how* " To begin then with Shakspeare : 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...
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The Living Age, Volume 128

1876
...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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Shakspeare's Dramatic Art: And His Relation to Calderon and Goethe, Volume 2

Hermann Ulrici - 1876 - 554 pages
...that go beyond him in literature some degrees.' Drydeu * in a similar manner speaks of Shakspeare as a 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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Wine and walnuts

Literary curiosities - 1876
...of their Creator. — Jeffrey. Shakspeare was the man who, of all modern and perhaps ancient posts, had 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 too. Those who accuse him to have wanted learning give...
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The Plays and Poems of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1878
...yet BIIAK. I. A deformed with all the improprieties which ignorance or neglect could accumulate on him ; while the reading was yet not rectified, nor...poets, had the largest and most comprehensive soul. AH the images of Nature were still present to him, and he drew them not laboriously, but luckily: when...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 3

Robert Chambers - 1879
...dramatists are from the ' Essay on Dramatic Poesy ' (1668) : Shakspeare. To begin, then, with Shakspeare. 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 — yon feel it toe. Those who accuse him to have wanted learning, give...
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