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" ... in one knows not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how. Its ways are unaccountable and inexplicable, being answerable to the numberless rovings of fancy and windings of language. It is, in short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and... "
The life of Samuel Johnson ... including A journal of a tour to the Hebrides ... - Sivu 471
tekijä(t) James Boswell - 1831
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New Monthly Magazine, Nide 109

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1857
...teacheth and proveth things by), which by a pretty surprising uncouthneee in conceit or expression dotli affect and amuse the fancy, stirring in it some wonder, and breeding some delight thereto. — BARROW : Sermon XIV. Now the variety of forms in which WIT so richly displays itself is a further...

Introduction to English literature, from Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry Reed - 1857 - 360 sivua
...It is, in short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way, (such as reasoning teacheth and proveth things by), which, by a pretty surprising uncouthness in conceit or expression, doth aft'ect and amuse the fancy, stirring it to some wonder and breeding some delight thereto." One cannot...

The New Monthly Magazine, Nide 109

1857
...language. It is, in short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way (such as reason teacheth and proveth things by), which by a pretty surprising uncouthness in conceit of" expression doth affect and amuse the fancy, stirring in it some wonder, and breeding some delight...

Russell's Magazine

Paul Hamilton Payne - 1858
...in the main as pretty correct; that it is a manner of speak- '. ing out of the simple and plain way, which by a pretty surprising uncouthness in conceit...it some wonder , and breeding some delight thereto. Locke is of opinion that the province of wit is to trace resemblances, while that of judgment is to...

A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1858 - 762 sivua
...reason teacheth and proveth things by,) which, by a pietly sur prising i the fane thereto. prising uncouthness in conceit or expression, doth affect...stirring in it some wonder, and breeding some delight KNOWLEDGE A SOURCE OF DELIGHT. Wisdom of itself is delectable and satisfactory, as it implies a revelation...

The Elements of Intellectual Philosophy

Francis Wayland - 1859 - 426 sivua
...is, in short, a manner of speaking out of the plain way, which, by a pretty and surprising icouthness in conceit or expression, doth affect and amuse the...vivacity of spirit and reach of wit more than vulgar. It seemcth to argue a rare quickness of parts, that one can fetch in remote conceits applicable ; a notable...

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Nide 4

James Boswell - 1859
...language. It is, in short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way (such as reason teacheth and proveth things by), which by a pretty surprising...some wonder, and breeding some delight thereto. It raisetJi admiration, as signifying a nimble sagacity of apprehension, a special felicity of invention,...

A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1859 - 762 sivua
...consisteth in one knows not what, and s,,rin<reth „„ one can hardly tell how. Its ways prising uncouthness in conceit or expression, doth affect...it some wonder, and breeding some delight thereto. KNOWLEDGE A SOURCE OF DELIGHT. Wisdom of itself is delectable and satisfactory, as it implies a revelation...

Works, Nide 2

Leigh Hunt - 1859
...short, a manner of speaking out of the aim-/ pie and plain way (such as reason teacheth and knoweth things by), which by a pretty surprising uncouthness...conceit or expression doth affect and amuse the fancy, showing in it some wonder, and breathing some delight thereto. It raiseth admiration, as signifying...

Half-hours of translation, or Extracts from the best British and American ...

Alphonse Mariette - 1860
...manner of speaking out of the plain way, 4 which, by an uncouthness in conceit 5 or expression, doth amuse the fancy, stirring in it some wonder, and breeding some delight. 6 It raiseth admiration, as signifying 7 a nimble sagacity of apprehension, 8 a special felicity of...




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