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" of a vigorous genius operating upon large materials. The power that predominated in his intellectual operations, was rather strong reason than quick sensibility. Upon all occasions that were presented, he studied rather than felt, and produced sentiments... "
The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. - Page 323
by Samuel Johnson - 1825
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of His Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1835
...Dryden's character, Johnson has given, though I suppose unintentionally, some touches of his own. Thus: " The power that predominated in his intellectual operations...supplies. With the simple and elemental passions, as they spring separate in the mind, he seems not much acquainted. He is, therefore, with all his variety...
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Selections from the Edinburgh Review: Comprising the Best ..., Volumes 1-2

Maurice Cross - 1835
...chief characteristics of genius, a tender and pathetic mind. The power (as Johnson observes) which predominated in his intellectual operations was rather strong reason than quick sensibility. On all occasions that were presented, he rather studied than fell; and produced sentiments, not such...
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Selections from the Edinburgh Review ...

Maurice Cross - 1835
...chief characteristics of genius, a lender and pathetic mind. The power (as Johnson observes) which predominated in his intellectual operations was rather strong reason than quick sensibility. On all occasions that were presented, he rather studied than fell; and produced sentiments, not such...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson - 1837
...reasonably be divided. The power that predominated in his intellectual operations was rather stron» reason than quick sensibility. Upon all occasions...supplies. With the simple and elemental passions, as they spring separate in the mind, he seems not much acquainted ; and seldom describee them but as they...
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Works, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1838
...acquired knowledge. His compositions arc the ell' its il »vigorous geaiueoperating upon Inrge niatfriuls. 3 Ż Ӓׁ ̘ ѷ 3 ہ 4iiick sensibility. Upon all occasions that were presented, he studied rather than felt, and produced...
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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
...enriched with acquired knowledge. His compositions are the effects of » vigorous geniusope rating upon large materials. The power that predominated...supplies. With the simple and elemental passions, as they spring separate in the mind, he seems not much acquainted ; and seldom describes them but as they...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: With an Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1846
...much enriched with acquired nowledge. His compositions are the effects of a vigorous geniusopcrating upon large materials. !" The power that predominated...Upon all occasions that were presented, he studied rnther than felt, and pṛdure:! sentiments not such as nature enforces, but meditation supplie?. With...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - 1852
...[than} which i See vol.; i>. 97—BOSWEM.. r pose unintentionally, some touches of his own. Thus : " The power that predominated in his intellectual operations...supplies. With the simple and elemental passions as they spring separate in the mind, he seems not much acquainted. He is, therefore, with all his variety...
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Johnson's Lives of the British poets completed by W. Hazlitt, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...comprehensive by nature, and much enriched with acquired knowledge. His compositions are the effects of a vigorous genius operating upon large materials....supplies. With the simple and elemental passions, as they spring separate in the mind, he seems not much acquainted; and seldom describes them but as they...
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Lives of the most eminent English poets, with critical ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...comprehensive by nature, and much enriched with acquired knowledge. His compositions are the effects of a vigorous genius operating upon large materials....supplies. With the simple and elemental passions, as they spring separate in the mind, he seems not much acquainted ; and seldom describes them but as they...
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