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" Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge ; it is the impassioned expression which is in the countenance of all Science. "
Studies in Poetry and Philosophy - Page 57
by John Campbell Shairp - 1872 - 340 pages
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Lyrical Ballads: With Pastoral and Other Poems, in Two Volumes, Volume 1

William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge - English poetry - 1802 - 250 pages
...beinga join with him, rejoices in the presence of truth as our visible friend and hourly companion. Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge...expression which is in the countenance of all Science. Emphatically may it be said of the Poet, as Shakespeare hath said of man, " that he looks before and...
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Lyrical Ballads: With Pastoral and Other Poems

William Wordsworth - 1802 - 234 pages
...beings join with him, rejoices in the presence of truth as our visible friend and hourly companion. Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge...expression which is in the countenance of all Science. Emphatically may it be. said of the Poet, as Shakespeare hath said of man, " that he looks before and...
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Lyrical Ballads,: With Pastoral and Other Poems. In Two Volumes, Volume 1

William Wordsworth - 1805
...beings join with him, rejoices in the presence of truth as our visible friend and hourly companion. Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge...expression which is in the countenance of all Science. Emphatically may it be said of the Poet, as Shakespeare hath said of man, " that he looks before and...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Wordsworth - 1815
...beings join with him, rejoices in the presence of truth as our visible friend and hourly companion. Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge;...expression which is in the countenance of all Science. Emphatically may it be said of the Poet, as Shakespeare hath said of man, " that he looks before and...
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Poems by William Wordsworth: Including Lyrical Ballads, and the ..., Volume 2

William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth - 1815
...beings join with him, rejoices in the presence of truth as our visible friend and hourly companion. Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge;...expression which is in the countenance of all Science. Emphatically may it be said of the Poet, as Shakespeare hath said of man, '•* that he looks before...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 81

1857
...Poetry," says Wordsworth — and we shall venture to include within the term, the arts in general — " poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge...expression which is in the countenance of all science." " Every great poet," he likewise maintains, and therefore we would say, every great poet-artist, "...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

Arminianism - 1865
...•)• * Set, particularly, Macwilay's Lay* of Ancient Home." t " F"-" "Poetry," says Wordsworth, "is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge ;...expression which is in the countenance of all science. Emphatically may it be said of the poet, as Shakspeare hath said of man, that 'he looks before and...
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Transactions of the Royal Society of Literature of the United Kingdom

Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain) - English literature - 1882
...dedicates its beauty to the sun ' — there is poetry in its birth." " Poetry," says Wordsworth, " is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge ;...expression which is in the countenance of all science." " No man," says Coleridge, " was ever yet a great poet without being, at the same time, a profound...
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The Eclectic Reader: Designed for Schools and Academies

Bela Bates Edwards - Readers - 1832 - 324 pages
...beings join with him, rejoices in the presence of truth as our visible friend and hourly companion. Poetry is the breath and finer spirit of all knowledge...expression which is in the countenance of all science. Emphatically may it be said of the poet, as Shakspeare hath said of man, " that he looks before and...
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The Biblical Repository and Quarterly Observer, Volume 7

Theology - 1836
...rejoices in the presence of truth as our visible friend and hourly cotnpnnion. Poetry is the hreath and finer spirit of all knowledge; it is the impassioned...expression which is in the countenance of all science. Emphatically tuny it be said of the Poet, ns Shakspeare hath said of man, ' that he looks before and...
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