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In Europe, a man of genius is almost privileged. If he be a poet or an artist, allowances are made for the extravagance of his fan ...
Poetry and eloquence are both alike expression or utterance of feeling. But if we may be excused the antithesis, we should say tha ...
Of the several villains in the book, Kazbich and his florid speech (as rendered by Maksim Maksimich) are an obvious product of lit ...
In many a poetic work, one gets here and there, instead of representation merely a title indicating that this or that was supposed ...
It is fair to assume that when women in the past have achieved even a second or third place in the ranks of genius they have shown ...
When I first paddled a boat on Walden, it was completely surrounded by thick and lofty pine and oak woods, and in some of its cove ...
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