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" I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journeywork of the stars, And the pismire is equally perfect, and a grain of sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a... "
The Magazine of poetry and literary review - Page 21
1889
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The Canadian Journal of Industry, Science and Art, Issue 1

Learned institutions and societies - 1856
...than a touch ? Logic and sermons never convince, The damp of the night drives deeper into my soul. I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journeywork...sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef-d'rcuvre for the highest, And the running blackberry would adorn the parlors of heaven, And the...
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Woman and her era, Volume 2

Eliza Wood Farnham - History - 1864
...which is nowhere that I know of, expressed in language comparable to this of our American poet : " I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work...sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef d'ouvre for the highest, And the running blackberry would adorn the parlors of heaven, And the...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 40, Issue 9

1875
...industrious over the whole earth ;" and the Bowery Transcendentalist sang her creed when he chanted, " I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work...sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef-d'ceuvre for the highest, And the running blackberry would adorn the parlors of heaven, And the...
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The Living Age, Volume 128

1876
...Here is another illustration of Whitman's habit of exaggerating truth or half-truth into falsehood. I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work...highest, And the running blackberry would adorn the parlours of heaven, And the narrowest hinge in my hand puts to scorn all machinery, And the cow, crunching...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 27

Great Britain - 1876
...Here is another illustration of Whitman's habit of exaggerating truth or half-truth into falsehood. " I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work...sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef-d'ceuvre for the highest, And the running blackberry would adorn the parlours of heaven, And the...
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Leaves of Grass

Walt Whitman - 1883 - 382 pages
...and all shall delight us, and we them. 3* I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey work of the stars, And the pismire is equally perfect, and a grain of sand, and the . e eSS f the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef-d'oeuvre for the highest, And the running blackberry...
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Gems from Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman - 1889 - 58 pages
...The shows of all the varied lands and all the growths and products. The Return of the Heroes. 'jf tf I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work...sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef-d'ceuvre for the highest, ? And the running blackberry would adorn the parlors of heaven, And...
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a grateful spiritand other sermons

james vila blake - 1890
...like a plainly-clad herald charged with matters of great moment. I can but exclaim with the poet: '-I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work...sand, and the egg of the Wren. And the tree-toad is a chefd'oevre for the highest. And the running blackberry would adorn the parlors of heaven. And the...
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Essays Speculative and Suggestive, Volume 2

John Addington Symonds - Aesthetics - 1890
...the men and women he consorts with, bears comparison with things far off and rarities imagined : * I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars. . . And the running blackberry would adorn the parlours of heaven. . . And I could come every afternoon of my life...
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The Study of Animal Life

John Arthur Thomson - Zoology - 1892 - 375 pages
...assertion, nor in Samuel Butler's opinion that " form is mind made manifest in flesh through action." " I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work...the stars, And the pismire is equally perfect, and the grain of sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef-d'oeuvre for the highest, And...
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