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" ... because in that condition of life our elementary feelings coexist in a state of greater simplicity and consequently may be more accurately contemplated and more forcibly communicated; because the manners of rural life germinate from those elementary... "
Lyrical Ballads, with Pastoral and Other Poems, in Two Volumes - Page viii
by William Wordsworth - 1802 - 250 pages
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English Prose (1137-1890)

John Matthews Manly - English prose literature - 1909 - 570 pages
...simplicity, and, consequently, may be more accurately contemplated, and more forcibly communicated; because the manners of rural life germinate from those...of these men is adopted (purified indeed from what appears to be its real defects, from all lasting and rational causes of dislike or disgust) because...
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An Introduction to Poetry for Students of English Literature

Raymond Macdonald Alden - 1909 - 396 pages
...greater simplicity, and consequently may be more accurately contemplated and more forcibly communicated; because the manners of rural life germinate from those elementary feelings; . . . and lastly, because in that condition the passions of men are incorporated with the beautiful and permanent...
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Prefaces and Prologues to Famous Books: With Introductions and Notes

William Caxton, Jean Calvin, Nicolaus Copernicus, Francis Bacon, Edmund Spenser, Sir Walter Raleigh, Isaac Newton, Henry Fielding, Samuel Johnson, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, William Wordsworth, Walt Whitman - Prefaces - 1910 - 458 pages
...simplicity, and, consequently, may be more accurately contemplated, and more forcibly communicated; because the manners of rural life germinate from those...comprehended, and are more durable; and, lastly, because m that condition jhe passions of men are incorporated with the_ beautiful and permanent forms of nature....
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Wordsworth & Coleridge: Lyrical Ballads 1798

William Wordsworth - 1911 - 296 pages
...greater simplicity and consequently may be more accurately contemplated and more forcibly communicated ; because the manners of rural life germinate from those elementary feelings ; and from the fiecessary character of rural occupations13 are more easily bmprehended ; and are more durable ; and...
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A Bookman's Letters

Sir William Robertson Nicoll - Biography & Autobiography - 1913 - 462 pages
...and speak a plainer and more emphatic language. It is true, of course, that he chose his themes, ' because in that condition the passions of men are...with the beautiful and permanent forms of Nature.' But the other side should not be overlooked. From this springs Wordsworth's doctrine of poetic diction,...
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Masters of English Literature

Edwin Watts Chubb - English literature - 1914 - 488 pages
...and speak a more emphatic language, because our elementary feelings there have a greater simplicity ; and lastly, "because in that condition the passions...with the beautiful and permanent forms of nature." This might be true of an ideal rustic society of the lower classes, but where can such society be found...
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Wordsworth

Sir Walter Alexander Raleigh - 1915 - 254 pages
...bgcaTi^^K^nnpin'ers'TaFlrurat life germinate from those elementary feelings, and, from the necessary character o? rural occupations, are more easily comprehended, and...because in that condition the passions of men are incorpor4 ated with the beautiful and permanent forms of nature. The language, too, of these men has...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892).

John Matthews Manly - English poetry - 1916 - 792 pages
...simplicity, and, consequently, may be more accurately contemplated, and more forcibly communicated; esh showers for the thirsting flowers, From the seas...waken 5 The sweet buds every one, When rocked to rest appears to be its real defects, from all lasting and rational causes of dislike or disgust) because...
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English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English literature - 1916 - 828 pages
...simplicity, and. consequently, may be more accurately contemplated, and more forcibly communicated; other palms are won. Thanks to the human heart by...its joys, and fears, To me the meanest flower that appears to be its real defects, from all lasting and rational causes of dislike or disgust) because...
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A Book of English Literature, Selected and Ed, Volume 1

Franklyn Bliss Snyder, Robert Grant Martin - English literature - 1916 - 964 pages
...manners of rural life germinate from those elementary feelings; and from the necessary character of [30 yder has been adopted (purified indeed from what appear to be its real defects, from all lasting and rational...
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