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" In poetry, in which every line, every phrase, may pass the ordeal of deliberation and deliberate choice, it is possible, and barely possible, to attain that ultimatum which I have ventured to propose as the infallible test of a blameless style : namely,... "
Russell's Magazine - Page 420
edited by - 1859
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Biographia Literaria; Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1817 - 309 pages
...that ultimatum which I have ventured to propose as the infallible test of a blameless style ; namely ; its untranslatableness in words of the same language without injury to the meaning. Be it observed, however, that I include in the meaning of a word not only its correspondent object,...
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Biographia Literaria: Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary Life and Opinions

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - English poetry - 1834 - 351 pages
...that ultimatum which I have ventured to propose as the infallible test of a blameless style : namely, its untranslatableness in words of the same language, without injury to the meaning. Be it observed, however, that I include in the meaning of a word, not only its correspondent object,...
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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 3

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Philosophy - 1853
...that ultimatum which I have ventured to propose as the infallible test of a blameless style ; namely, its untranslatableness in words of the same language without injury to the meaning. Be it observed, however, that I include in the meaning of a word not only its correspondent object,...
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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 3

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Philosophy - 1853
...that ultiinatum which I have ventured to propose as the infallible test of a blameless style ; namely, its untranslatableness in words of the same language without injury to the \1 meaning. Be it observed, however, that I include in the meaning of a word not only its correspondent...
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The complete works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 3

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1858
...that ultimatum which I have ventured to propose ns the infallible test of a blameless style ; namely, its untranslatableness in words of the same language without injury to the meaning. Be it observed, however, that I inelnde in the meaning of a word not only its correspondent object,...
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Guesses at Truth

Julius Charles Hare - 1867
...the test of a good style, as Coleridge observes (Biog. Lit. ii. 162), is " its untranslateableness in words of the same language, without injury to the...last century are in the first rank of those who have emboweled the substantial, roast-beef and plum-pudding English of our forefathers. Their precedence...
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Rhetoric: a text-book, designed for use in schools and colleges, and for ...

Erastus Otis Haven - English language - 1869 - 381 pages
... Carlyle, whose style is very labored, but is very excellent, according to Coleridge's test " untranslatableness in words of the same language, without injury to the meaning " has given some excellent advice on rapid writing. He says : "The adroit, sound-minded man, will...
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The North American Review, Volume 119

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1874
...them with precision." The same acute critic proposes, " as the infallible test of a blameless style, its untranslatableness in words of the same language, without injury to the meaning." . He adds : " Be it observed, however, that I * " My favourite toast used to be, ' The glorious memory...
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The Chautauquan

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1890
...That ultimatum which I have ventured to propose as the infallible test of a blameless style ; namely, its untranslatableness in words of the same language without injury to the meaning." A scholarly expositor may give us, in terms half and half of poetry and prose, the gist of the advocate's...
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The Golden Guess: Essays on Poetry and the Poets

John Vance Cheney - Hebrew poetry - 1891 - 290 pages
...That ultimatum which I have ventured to propose as the infallible test of a blameless style ; namely, its untranslatableness in words of the same language without injury to the meaning." A scholarly expositor may give us, in terms half and half of poetry and prose, the gist of the advocate's...
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