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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke - Page 69
by Edmund Burke - 1806
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The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke ...: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1756
...the sense ; the mind of man possesses a sort of creative power of its own ; either in representing at pleasure the images of things in the order and...power is called imagination ; and to this belongs I whatever is called wit, fancy, invention, and the like. But it must be observed, that this power...
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A Philosophical Enquiry Into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and ...

Edmund Burke - Aesthetics - 1764 - 342 pages
...the mind of man poflefles a fort of creative power of its its own; either in reprefenting at pleafure the images of things in the order and manner in which they were received by the fenfes, or in combining thofe images in a new manner, and according to a different order. This power...
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A Philosophical Enquiry Into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and ...

Edmund Burke - Aesthetics - 1767 - 342 pages
...of things in the order and manner in which they were received by the fehfes, of in combining thofe images in a new manner, and according to a different...power is called Imagination ; and to this belongs whatever1 is called wit, fancy, invention, and the like; But it muft be obferved, that this power of...
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A philosophical enquiry into the origin of our ideas of the sublime and ...

Edmund Burke - 1776
...to this belongs whatever is called wit, fancy, invention, and the like. But it notift be obferved, that the power of the imagination is incapable of producing any thing abfolutcly new ; it can only vary the difpofition, of thofe ideas which it has received from the fenfes....
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The works of ... Edmund Burke [ed. by W. King and F. Laurence].

Edmund Burke - 1792
...fenfe; the mind of man poffefles a fort of creative power of its own; either in reprefenting at pleafure the images of things in the order and manner in which they were received by the fenfes, or in combining thofe images in a new manner, and according to a different order. This power...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Collected in Three Volumes ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1792
...fenfe; the mind of man poffeffes a fort of creative power of its own; either in reprefenting at pleafure the images of things in the order and manner in which they were received by the fenfes, or in combining thofe images in a new manner, and according to a different order. This power...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Literary Collections - 1798
...of things in the oider and manner in which they were received by the fenfes, or in combining thofe images in a new manner, and according to a different...called wit, fancy, invention, and the like. But it muft be obferved, that the power of the imagination is incapable of producing any thing abiolutely...
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An appeal to the loyal citizens of Dublin

Freeman of Dublin - Ireland - 1800 - 41 pages
...the mind of man pofleffes a fort of creative power of its own ; either in reprefenting at pleafure the images of things in the order and manner in which they were received by the feufes, or in combining thofe images in a new manner, and according to a different order. This power...
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The Works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1803
...the mind of man poffeffes a fort of creative power of its own; either in reprefenting at pleafure, the images of things in the order and manner in which they were received by the fenfes, or in combining thofe images in a new manner, and according to a different a different order....
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Maxims and Opinions: Moral, Political, and Economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1804
...the sense ; the mind of man possesses a sort of creative power of its own ; either in representing at pleasure the images of things in the order and...incapable of producing any thing absolutely new ; it can only vary the disposition of those ideas which it has received from the senses. Now the 143 imagination...
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