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" It is not true that the poet paints a life which does not exist. He only extracts and concentrates, as it were, life's ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined... "
HAND-BOOK OF LITERATURE AND THE FINE ARTS; - Page 482
by GEORGE RIPLEY - 1852
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The Christian Examiner, Volume 3

Unitarianism - 1826
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beautics, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys...sentiments and delights worthy of a higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness is more and more needed as society advances....
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American Tracts

United States - 1827
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys...sentiments and delights worthy of a higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness is more and more needed as society advances....
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Remarks on the Character and Writings of John Milton: Occasioned by the ...

William Ellery Channing - 1828 - 116 pages
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys....sentiments and delights worthy of a higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness, is more and more needed as society...
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Pamphleteer: Dedicated to Both Houses of Parliament, to be ..., Volume 29

Abraham John Valpy - 1828
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys...sentiments and delights worthy of a higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness is more and more needed as society advances....
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Remarks on the Character and Writings of John Milton: Occasioned by the ...

William Ellery Channing - 1828 - 48 pages
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys...sentiments and delights worthy of a higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness is more and more needed as society advances....
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 29

Great Britain - 1828
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys...indefinitely enlarged, sentiments and delights worthy of t higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness is more and more needed...
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 29

Great Britain - 1828
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys ; and in this he does well ; fot k is good to feel that life is not wholly usurped by cares for subsistence, and physical gratifications,...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Part 2, Volume 17

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys...sentiments and delights worthy of a higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness is more and more needed as society advances....
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William Ellery Channing - Christianity and religious humanism - 1830 - 603 pages
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys....sentiments and delights worthy of a higher being. This power of poetry to refine our views of life and happiness, is more and more needed as society...
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Discourses, Reviews, and Miscellanies

William Ellery Channing - Christianity and religious humanism - 1830 - 603 pages
...ethereal essence, arrests and condenses its volatile fragrance, brings together its scattered beauties, and prolongs its more refined but evanescent joys. And in this he does well; for it is good to leel that life is not wholly usurped by cares for subsistence, and physical gratifications, but admits,...
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