Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" ... whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is an acquisition gradually attained, and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which it received... "
Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose: Selected ... - Página 884
1797 - 1120 páginas
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Works of Samuel Johnson, Ll. D.: Containing Adventurer and Rasselas

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820
...wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best : whether it ba that every other kind of knowledge is an acquisition...and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

the works of samuel johnson

1823
...fills me with wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best: whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is...and poetry is a gift conferred at once; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The novels of Sterne, Goldsmith, dr. Johnson, Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, and ...

Laurence Sterne - 1823
...me with wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best ; the towns, a first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale

Oliver Goldsmith - 1823 - 214 páginas
...me with wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best ; whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is...and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The works of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...fills me with wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best: whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is...and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent, which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: A journey to the western islands of ...

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...me with wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best : whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is...and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ...

George Walker - 1825 - 615 páginas
...me with wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best : whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is...and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The works of Samuel Johnson [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

Samuel Johnson - 1825
...with wonder, that, in almost all countries, the most ancient poets are considered as the best: whethet it be that every other kind of knowledge is an acquisition...and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised them as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent, which...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Practice of Elocution, Or A Course of Exercises for Acquiring the ...

Benjamin Humphrey Smart - 1826 - 213 páginas
...if we dissect and look into his heart, we shall see how vain, how weak, how empty a thing it is. 5. Whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is...and poetry is a gift conferred at once ; or that the first poetry of every nation surprised as a novelty, and retained the credit by consent which it received...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Prose

James Gates Percival - 1826
...poets are confidered as the beft : whether it be that every other kind of knowledge is an acquifition gradually attained, and poetry is a gift conferred at once; or that the firft poetry of company; attentive to the wants of every nation furprifed them as a norvery one ; and giving himfelf...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar PDF