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" And without more words you will readily apprehend that the fancies of our modern bards are not only more gallant, but, on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming than those of the classic fablers. In a word, you will find that... "
Moral and Political Dialogues: With Letters on Chivalry and Romance - Page 260
by Richard Hurd - 1776
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Moral and political dialogues: being the substance of several ..., Volume 3

Richard Hurd (bp. of Worcester.) - 1765
...fhepherd to be met with who had not " feen a fpirit." _ WE are upon enchanted ground, my friend; and you are to think yourfelf well ufed that I detain...you will find that the manners they paint, and the fuperftitions they adopt, are the more poetical for being Gothic. LETLETTER VII. "BUT nothing fhews...
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Moral and Political Dialogues: With Letters on Chivalry and Romance: by the ...

Richard Hurd - Ethics - 1776
...fhepherd to be met with, who had not " feen a fpirit." WE are upon enchanted ground, my friend ; and you are to think yourfelf well ufed, that I detain...you will find that the manners they paint, and the fuperjliticns they adopt, are the more poetical for being Gothic. LETBUT nothing mews the difference...
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The works of Richard Hurd, Volume 4

Richard Hurd (bp. of Worcester.) - 1811
...this fearful circle. The glympse, you have had of it, will help your imagination to conceive the rest. And without more • words you will readily apprehend...are not only more gallant, but, on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming, than those of the classic fablers. In a word, you...
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The Works of Richard Hurd, Lord Bishop of Worcester: Moral and political ...

Richard Hurd - Theology, Doctrinal - 1811
...fearful circle. , The glympse, you have had of it, will help your imagination to conceive the rest. And without more words you will readily apprehend that the fancies of our modern bards are JITTER not only more gallant, but, on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming,...
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The Expedition of Gradasso: A Metrical Romance. Selected from the Orlando ...

Matteo Maria Boiardo - Italian poetry - 1812 - 320 pages
...fairies belonging to it — and there was scarce a shepherd to be met with, that had not seen a spirit !" The fancies of our modern bards are not only more gallant, but, on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming, than those of the classic fablers. — In a word,...
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Appeal to the English-speaking public on behalf of a new English dictionary ...

George Wheelwright - 1875
...without their alarming terrors, sometimes lead us through flowery forests.' — Ib. p. 6 1 of Diss. i.] ' Without more words you will readily apprehend that the fancies of our modern bards are not more gallant, but on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming, than those...
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The Beginnings of the English Romantic Movement: A Study in Eighteenth ...

Phelps, William Lyon Phelps - English literature - 1893 - 192 pages
...this fearful circle. The glympse, you have had of it, will help your imagination to conce1ve the rest. And without more words you will readily apprehend...are not only more gallant, but, on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming, than those of the classic fables. In a word, you...
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The Beginnings of the English Romantic Movement: A Study in Eighteenth ...

Phelps, William Lyon Phelps - English literature - 1893 - 192 pages
...this fearful circle. The glympse, you have had of it, will help your imagination to conceive the rest. And without more words you will readily apprehend...are not only more gallant, but, on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming, than those of the classic fables. In a word, you...
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The Beginnings of the English Romantic Movement: A Study in Eighteenth ...

Phelps, William Lyon Phelps - English literature - 1893 - 192 pages
...this fearful circle. The glympse, you have had of it, will help your imagination to conceive the rest. And without more words you will readily apprehend...are not only more gallant, but, on a change of the scene, more sublime, more terrible, more alarming, than those of the classic fables. In a word, you...
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A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century

Henry Augustin Beers - English literature - 1898 - 455 pages
...witches in 'Macbeth.' And what are Virgil's myrtles, dropping blood, to Tasso's enchanted forest? . . . The fancies of our modern bards are not only more gallant, but . . . more sublime, more terrible, more alarming than those of the classic fables. In a word, you will...
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