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Quotation by James Thomson
Hail, Source of Being! Universal Soul Of heaven and earth! Essential Presence, hail! To thee I bend the knee; to thee my thoughts Continual climb, who with a master-hand Hast the great whole into perfection touched.
James Thomson (1700–1748), Scottish poet. Spring (l. 71–75). . .
Poetry in English; an Anthology. M. L. Rosenthal, general ed. (1987) Oxford University Press.
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