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Lyrical has been here held essentially to imply that each Poem shall turn on some single thought , feeling , or situation . In accordance with this , narrative , descriptive , and didactic poems , -unless accompanied by rapidity of ...
The English mind has passed through phases of thought and cultivation so various and so opposed during these three centuries of Poetry , that a rapid passage between Old and New , like rapid alteration of the eye's focus in looking at ...
... like the co - operating thoughts of one great mind , have built up since the beginning of the world . ... that he has found the vague general verdict of popular Fame more just than those have thought , who , with too severe a ...
Few readers can fail to observe the natural sweetness of the verse , the single - hearted straightforwardness of the thoughts : —nor less , the limitation of subject to the many phases of one passion , which then characterised our ...
... Or state itself confounded to decay , Ruin hath taught me thus to ruminateThat Time will come and take my Love away : -This thought is as a death , which cannot choose But weep to have that which it fears to lose . W. SHAKESPEARE .
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An updated version including some more modern poems. Among many favourites, it includes Ben Jonson's “Hymn to Diana”, one of the most perfect lyrics in the English language (you can recite it to the moon, and I have been known to), and “It is not growing like a tree”. Читати огляд повністю
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English poetry from the 1500's through the 1800's. Dedicated to Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland from 1850-1892. It has end notes with lots of extra information, an index of ... Читати огляд повністю
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language
Повний перегляд - 1863