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" ... of the world, passages true to our moral nature, often escape in an immoral work, and show us how hard it is for a gifted spirit to divorce itself wholly from what is good. Poetry has a natural alliance with our best affections. "
HAND-BOOK OF LITERATURE AND THE FINE ARTS; - Page 482
by GEORGE RIPLEY - 1852
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Prose Writers of America: A Collection of Eloquent and Interesting Extracts ...

American prose literature - 1855 - 468 pages
...parts with much of its power ; and even when Poetry is enslaved to licentiousness and misanthropy, she cannot wholly forget her true vocation. Strains...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what Is good in our nature, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hollowness of the world, passages...
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Exercises on Words: Designed as a Course of Practice on the Rudiments of ...

William Russell - English language - 1856 - 225 pages
...and parts with much of its power ; and even when poetry is enslaved to licentiousness or misanthropy, she cannot wholly forget her true vocation : Strains...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn and indignation at the hollowness\if fjie world, passages...
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The Popular Educator, Volume 5

1856
...parts with much of it« power ; and even when Poetry U enslaved to licentiousnee« and misanthropy, ehe cannot wholly forge't her true vocation. Strains of...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hollowness of the world, passages...
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1859 - 784 pages
...parts with much of its power ; and even when poetry is enslaved to licentiousness and misanthropy, she cannot wholly forget her true vocation. Strains...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hollowness of the world, passages...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1862 - 776 pages
...parts with much of its power ; and even when poetry is enslaved to licentiousness and misanthropy, she cannot wholly forget her true vocation. Strains...touches of tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathics with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hollowness of the...
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A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1862
...power ; and even when poetry is enslaved to licentiousness and misanthropy, she cannot wholly forgr-t her true vocation. Strains of pure feeling, touches...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hollowness of the world, passages...
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A Compendium of American Literature, Chronologically Arranged: With ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1865 - 784 pages
...even when poetry is enslaved to licentiousness and misanthropy, she cannot wholly for•fXt hertrue vocation. Strains of pure feeling, touches of tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our natuflp, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hollowness of the world, passages...
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Progressive Readers: A Class Book for the Use of Advanced Pupils ..., Issue 5

John Epy Lovell - 1866
...parts with much of its power; and even when poetry is enslaved to» licentiousness or "misanthropy, she cannot wholly forget her true vocation. Strains...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hollowness of the world, passages...
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The National Fifth Reader: Containing a Complete and Practical Treatise on ...

Richard Green Parker, James Madison Watson - Elocution - 1866 - 600 pages
...much of its power ; and even when poetry is enslaved to licentiousness and misan'thropy, she can not wholly forget her true vocation. Strains of pure feeling,...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn or indignation at the hoDowness of the world, passages...
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A New and Practical System of the Culture of Voice and Action: With an ...

Joseph Edwin Frobisher - Elocution - 1867 - 262 pages
...fires, and parts with much of its power ; and when poetry is enslaved to licentiousness and misanthropy, she cannot wholly forget her true vocation. Strains...tenderness, images of innocent happiness, sympathies with what is good in our nature, bursts of scorn and indignation at the hollowness of the world, passages...
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