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" What they wanted however of the sublime, they endeavoured to supply by hyperbole ; their amplification had no limits ; they left not only reason but fancy behind them ; and produced combinations of confused magnificence, that not only could not be credited,... "
The Works of Mr. A. Cowley: In Prose and Verse - Strona xxxi
autor: Abraham Cowley - 1809
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The Twentieth Century, Tom 7

1880
...deny that there was something to be said in their favour. Great labour, directed by great ability, is never wholly lost ; if they frequently threw away...far-fetched, they were often -worth the carriage. ... If their greatness seldom elevates, their acuteness often surprises ; if the imagination is not...
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Samuel Johnson: Selected Poetry and Prose

Frank Brady, William Wimsatt - 1978 - Liczba stron: 656
...sublime, they endeavored to supply by hyperbole; their amplification had no limits; they left not only reason but fancy behind them; and produced combinations...not be credited but could not be imagined. Yet great labor, directed by great abilities, is never wholly lost: if they frequently threw away their wit upon...
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St. Martin's Anthologies of English Literature: Volume 3, Restoration and ...

Ian McGowan - 1990 - Liczba stron: 584
...sublime they endeavoured to supply by hyperbole;* their amplification had no limits: they left not only reason but fancy behind them, and produced combinations...magnificence that not only could not be credited, but could 80 not be imagined. Yet great labour directed by great abilities is never wholly lost: if they frequently...
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Abbasid Belles Lettres

Julia Ashtiany, Gerald Rex Smith, T. M. Johnstone, Julia Bray, University of Cambridge, J. D. Latham, R. B. Serjeant, Cambridge University Press, María Rosa Menocal, Raymond P. Scheindlin, Michael Sells - 1990 - Liczba stron: 517
...Metaphysicals, these poets "left not only reason but fancy behind them" and "produced combinations . . . that not only could not be credited, but could not be imagined". Ibn al-Muctazz's energies were directed towards the discovery of new and startling comparisons: the...
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Blessed Excess: Religion and the Hyperbolic Imagination

Stephen H. Webb - 1993 - Liczba stron: 203
...sublime they endeavored to supply by hyperbole; their amplification had no limits: they left not only reason but fancy behind them, and produced combinations...could not be credited, but could not be imagined" (21). Nevertheless, "they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth: if their conceits were far-fetched,...
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Landscape, Liberty and Authority: Poetry, Criticism and Politics from ...

Tim Fulford - 1996 - Liczba stron: 251
...what was generally spoken, was surpassed in both cases, although he added of the metaphysicals that 'they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth:...were farfetched, they were often worth the carriage' (Lives, vol. i, pp. 20—1). Even as he advocated a writing whose authority was of a communal, apparendy...
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Landscape, Liberty and Authority: Poetry, Criticism and Politics from ...

Tim Fulford - 2006 - Liczba stron: 272
...what was generally spoken, was surpassed in both cases, although he added of the metaphysicals that 'they likewise sometimes struck out unexpected truth:...their conceits were farfetched, they were often worth die carriage' (Lioes, vol. i, pp. 20-1). Even as he advocated a writing whose authority was of a communal,...
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Wonders, Marvels, and Monsters in Early Modern Culture

Peter G. Platt - 1999 - Liczba stron: 341
...of the imagination. By their hyperbole and amplifications, he says, the metaphysicals "left not only reason but fancy behind them, and produced combinations...could not be credited, but could not be imagined" (21). Johnson testifies to the non-sensible quality of metaphysical imagery, but for him such short-circuiting...
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John Donne e a crítica brasileira: três momentos, três olhares

2000 - Liczba stron: 141
...que as apontava, quer pela admiração com que eram enunciadas:" Yet great labour directed bygreat abilities is never wholly lost: if they frequently...struck out unexpected truth: if their conceits were far-fetcbed, they were often wortb the carríage.(..) If their greatness seldom elevates, their acuteness...
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Reconstructing Criticism: Pope's Essay on Criticism and the Logic of Definition

Philip Smallwood - 2003 - Liczba stron: 226
...and the blame. This is the center of gravity on which his judgment of metaphysical poetry is poised: "Yet great labour directed by great abilities is never...far-fetched, they were often worth the carriage." 50 Dual-valuation criteria of this kind enable critics to articulate their mixed feelings—the coexistence...
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