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" In this poem there is no nature, for there is no truth; there is no art, for there is nothing new. Its form is that of a pastoral, easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting: whatever images it can supply, are long ago exhausted; and its inherent improbability... "
Milton, with an Introduction and Notes - Σελίδα 45
των Samuel Johnson - 1893 - 139 σελίδες
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The Six Chief Lives from Johnson's Lives of the Poets: With Macaulay's Life ...

Samuel Johnson - 1881 - 466 σελίδες
...there is nothing new. Its form is that of a • pastoral, easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting : whatever | images it can supply, are long ago exhausted ; and its inherent I improbability always forces dissatisfaction on the mind. When / Cowley tells of Hervey that they...

English Language and Literary Criticism: English poetry

James Baldwin - 1882
...transformed their diction, and employed poetry in a new service." vulgar, and therefore disgusting; whatever images it can supply are long ago exhausted;...improbability always forces dissatisfaction on the mind. . . . This poem has yet a grosser fault. With these trifling fictions are mingled the most awful and...

Our Great Writers, Or, Popular Chapters on Some Leading Authors

Samuel Andrews (M.A.) - 1884 - 275 σελίδες
...for there is nothing new. Its form is that of a pastoral, easy and vulgar and therefore disgusting; whatever images it can supply are long ago exhausted...improbability always forces dissatisfaction on the mind. . . . We hear how one god asks another, what is become of Lycidas, and how neither god can tell. He...

Landmarks of English Literature

Henry James Nicoll - 1886 - 460 σελίδες
...for there is nothing new. Its form is that of a pastoral ; easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting; whatever images it can supply are long ago exhausted,...improbability always forces dissatisfaction on the mind." In 1784 Johnson died at his house in Bolt Court, full of years and full of honours. Looking over his...

Samuel Johnson

Leslie Stephen - 1887 - 195 σελίδες
...that of a pastoral, easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting; whatever images it can supply are easily exhausted, and its inherent improbability always forces...that they studied together, it is easy to suppose how -oauch he must miss the companion of his labours and the partner of his discoveries ; but what image...

The Bookmart: A Monthly Magazine of Literary and Library ..., Τόμος 8

1890
...for there is nothing new. Its form is that of a pastoral, easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting ; whatever images it can supply are long ago exhausted,...improbability always forces dissatisfaction on the mind. Surely no man could have fancied that he read ' Lycidas ' with pleasure had he not known the author."...

The minor poems

John Milton - 1890
...for there is nothing new. Its form is that of a pastoral, easy, " vulgar, and therefore disgusting ; whatever images it can supply are " long ago exhausted,...improbability always forces " dissatisfaction on the mind. . . . We know that they never drove " a-field, and that they had no flocks to batten ; and, though...

HANDY -BOOK OF LITERARY CURIOSITIES

WILLIAM S WALSH - 1892
...and the numbers unpleasing. Its form is that of a pastoral, easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting; ween the Clintonians Pope wrote,— Now, serpent-like, in prose he sweeps the ground; Milton's strong pinion now not heaven...

Handy-book of Literary Curiosities

William Shepard Walsh - 1892 - 1104 σελίδες
...numbers unpleasing. . . . Its form is that of a pastoral, easy, vulgar, and therefore disgusting ; whatever images it can supply are long ago exhausted,...improbability always forces dissatisfaction on the mind." Pope wrote, — Milton's strong pinion now not heaven can bound, Now. serpent-like, in prose be sweeps...

Johnson's Life of Addison, with intr. and notes by F. Ryland

Samuel Johnson - 1893
...(compare i. 448.) is leisure for fiction there is little grief. . . . Its form is that of a pastoral .... whatever images it can supply are long ago exhausted,...improbability always forces dissatisfaction on the mind." Tet, we ask, by what fatality does the critic come to utter in reference to " Lycidas " those truths...




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