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" It is not to be considered as the effusion of real passion ; for passion runs not after remote allusions and obscure opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls upon Arethuse and Mincius, nor tells of rough satyrs and fauns... "
The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. - Page 144
by Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English poets

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...Arethnfe and Mincius, nor tells of rough falyrs and fauns with cloven heel. Where there is leifure for fiction there is little grief. In this poem there is no nalkire, for there is no truth ; there is no art, for there is nothing new. Its form is that of a paftoral,...
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...rough satyr* \fims-Mth cloven fuel. Where there is leisure for fiction there is little grief. luftts poem there is no nature, for there is no truth, there is no art, for there ing new. Its form is of that a of pastoral, easy, vulgar, and therrfore instating; whatever images...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...effusion of real passion ; for passion runs not after remote allusions and obscure opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls upon Arethuse and Minucius, nor tells of rough satyrs and_/azflw with cloven heel. Where there is leisure for fiction...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 10

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...effusion of real passion ;. for passion runs not after remote allusions and obscure opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls upon Arethuse and Mincius, nor tells of rough tatyrs and fauns with eleven heel. Where there is leisure for fiction, there is little grief. In this...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton - 1807
...effusion of real passion ; for passion runs not after remote allusions and obscare opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls upon Arethuse and Mmcius, nor tells of rough saty rs' and fauns with clovrn keel. Where there is leisure for fiction...
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Cowley, Denham, Milton

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...allusions and obscure opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls upon Arcthuse and Mincius, nor tells of rough satyrs and fauns with...for there is no truth ; there is no art, for there ii nothing new. Its form is that of a pastoral ; easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting ; whatever...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With An Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...effusion of real passion ; for passion runs not after remote allusions and obscure opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls upon Arethuse and Mincius, nor tells of rough sa~ tyrs and fauns with cloven heel. Where there is leisure for fiction, there is little grief. In...
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The works of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - 1818
...remote allusions and obscure opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calk upon Arethuse and Mincius, nor tells of rough satyrs...heel. Where there is leisure for fiction, there is littk grief. In this poem there is no nature, for there is no truth ; there is no art, for there is...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 5

Samuel Johnson - 1824
...effusion of real passion; for passion runs not after remote allusions and obscure opinions. Passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls...Arethuse and Mincius, nor tells of rough satyrs and fawns with cloven heel. Where there is leisure for fiction, there is little grief. In this poem there...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 4

John Milton - 1824
...there is perhaps more poetry than sorrow. But let us read it for its poetry. It is true, that passion plucks no berries from the myrtle and ivy, nor calls...upon Arethuse and Mincius, nor tells of rough Satyrs Kith cloven heel. But poetry does this; and in the hands of Milton, does it with a peculiar and irresistible...
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