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What is the foundation of that interest all men feel in Greek history, letters, art and poetry, in all its periods from the Heroic ...
Blake is very much like Beethoven in his artistic independence and universality. Like Beethoven, he is a pioneer Romantic of that ...
She was watching, fearfully, the effect on herself of the poetry of suffering; the words "no man's land," "star shells," "Boche," ...
We cannot escape the impression that the Muse has stooped a little in her flight, when we come to the literature of civilized eras ...
He is not heroic, as Raleigh, nor pious, as Herbert, nor philosophical, as Shakespeare, but he is the child of the English muse, t ...
Indeed, there is hardly the professor in our colleges, who, if he has mastered the difficulties of the language, has proportionall ...
In his very rejection of art Walt Whitman is an artist. He tried to produce a certain effect by certain means and he succeeded.... ...
If music and sweet poetry agree,
As they must needs (the sister and the brother),
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The high that proved too high, the heroic for earth too hard,
The passion that left the ground to lose itself in the sky,
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The mystic purchases a moment of exhilaration with a lifetime of confusion; and the confusion is infectious and destructive. It is ...
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