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" The use of this feigned history hath been to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man in those points wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion inferior to the soul... "
Spare hours v. 1, 1861 - Página 439
por John Brown - 1861
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Books and Reading: Or, What Books Shall I Read and how Shall I Read Them?

Noah Porter - 1871 - 394 páginas
...been to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man in those points, wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion inferior to the soul. . . . Therefore because the acts or events of true history have not that magnitude which satisfieth...
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Books and Reading; or, What Books Shall I Read and How Shall I Read Them?.

Noah Porter - 1871
...been to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man in those points, wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion inferior to the soul. . . . Therefore because the acts or events of true history have not that magnitude which satisfieth...
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Legislative Documents, Volumen1

Iowa. General Assembly - 1872
...hath been to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man in those points wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion...variety, than can be found in the nature of things. Therefore, because the acts or events of trae history have not that magnitude which satisfieth the...
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The Dream of Pythagoras: And Other Poems

Emma Tatham - 1872 - 327 páginas
...been to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man, in those points wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being, in proportion,...variety, than can be found in the nature of things."* This effort, "to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind," which proves the necessity of poetry,...
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English Literature and Irish Politics

Matthew Arnold - 1973 - 486 páginas
...who extols poetry as "submitting the shews of things to the desires of the mind," to the desires for "a more ample greatness, a more exact goodness, and a more absolute variety, 10 than can be found in the nature of things." No man. however, can fully draw out the reasons why...
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Continuity and Discontinuity in Church History: Essays Presented to George ...

George Huntston Williams, Frank Forrester Church, Timothy Francis George - 1979 - 419 páginas
...more advanced age of the world, and stored and stocked with infinite experiments and observations." there is agreeable to the spirit of man a more ample greatness, a more perfect order, and a more beautiful variety than it can anywhere (since the Fall) find in nature Whence...
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Divisions on a Ground: Essays on Canadian Culture

Northrop Frye - 1982 - 199 páginas
...hath been to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of Man in those points where the Nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion inferior to the soul . . . And therefore (poetry) was ever thought to have some participation of divineness, because it...
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Playhouse and Cosmos: Shakespearean Theater as Metaphor

Kent T. Van den Berg - 1985 - 188 páginas
.... . . [gives] some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man in those points wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion inferior to the soul." 26 Shakespeare's stage objectifies this new sense of reality by offering a split image of the play's...
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Samuel Johnson & the Impact of Print

Alvin B. Kernan - 1989 - 357 páginas
...hath been to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man in those points wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion...variety, than can be found in the nature of things. Therefore, because the acts or events of true history have not that magnitude which satisfieth the...
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The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: English traits, Volumen5

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Alfred Riggs Ferguson, Joseph Slater, Jean Ferguson Carr - 1971 - 512 páginas
...used "to give some shadow of satisfaction to the mind of man in those points wherein the nature of things doth deny it, the world being in proportion inferior to the soul" (The Works of Francis Bacon, . . ., I, 90). The Zoroastrian definition of poetry is a paraphrase of...
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