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" Egyptian strainers and channels, and came to him not without some tincture of the learning, or some cast of the models of those before him. The poetry of Shakspeare was inspiration indeed : he is not so much an imitator as an instrument of nature ; and... "
Memoirs of the Life of William Shakespeare: With an Essay Toward the ... - Page 209
by Richard Grant White - 1866 - 425 pages
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - English drama - 1883
...extravagance in the justlycelebrated criticism of Pope. " The poetry of Shakespeare," says he, " was inspiration indeed : he is not so much an imitator...Nature ; and it is not so just to say that he speaks from her, as that she speaks through him. His characters are so much Nature herself, that it is a sort...
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The Works of Shakespeare ...

William Shakespeare - 1883
...extravagance in the justlycelebrated criticism of Pope. " The poetry of Shakespeare," eays he, " was inspiration indeed : he is not so much an imitator...Nature ; and it is not so just to say that he speaks from her, as that she speaks tlirough him. His characters are so much Nature herself, that it is a...
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Shakespeariana; a Critical and Contemporary Review of ..., Volume 3

Charlotte Endymion Porter - 1886
...for the most common commentaries upon all the actions of our lives." Pope says of him, Shakespeare is not so much an imitator as an instrument of nature,...he speaks for her as that she speaks through him. Nature was in the order of time the first divine lesson to man, and the vast instrumentalities of inspiration,...
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The works of Alexander Pope, Volume 10

Alexander Pope, John Wilson Croker, Whitwell Elwin, William John Courthope - 1886
...tincture of the learning, or some cast of the models, of those hefore him. The poetry of Shakespear -was inspiration! indeed ; he is not so much an imitator as an instrument of j Nature ; and it is not so just to say that he speaks from her * as that she speaks through him. His...
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Life. Hist. drama. Poems

William Shakespeare - 1887
...extravagance in the justlycelebrated criticism of Pope. " The poetry of Shakespeare," nays he, " was inspiration indeed : he is not so much an imitator...Nature ; and it is not so just to say that he speaks from her, as that she speaks through him. His characters are so much Nature herself, that it is a sort...
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Shakespeariana, Volume 4

Appleton Morgan, Charlotte Endymion Porter - Drama - 1887
...tincture of the learning, or some cast of the models, of those before him. The poetry of Shakspeare was inspiration indeed : he is not so much an imitator...instrument of nature ; and it is not so just to say that be speaks from her, as that she speaks through him. His characters are so much nature herself, that...
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Studies in Literature and Style

Theodore Whitefield Hunt - Style, Literary - 1890 - 297 pages
...from the fountains of nature; it proceeded through Egyptian channels. The poetry of Shakespeare was inspiration indeed; he is not so much an imitator as an instrument of nature; and 'tis not so just to say that he speaks from her as she speaks through him. His characters are so much...
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WRITERS AND READERS

GEORGE BIRKBECK HILL - 1892
...him as "justly and universally elevated above all other dramatic writers. His poetry," he adds, " was inspiration indeed ; he is not so much an imitator as an instrument of nature ; and 'tis not so just to say that he speaks from her as that she speaks through him." Richardson, who, like...
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Writers and Readers

George Birkbeck Norman Hill - English literature - 1892 - 211 pages
...him as "justly and universally elevated above all other dramatic writers. His poetry," he adds, " was inspiration indeed ; he is not so much an imitator as an instrument of nature ; and 'tis not so just to say that he speaks from her as that she speaks through him." Richardson, who, like...
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English Prose: Selections, Volume 3

Sir Henry Craik - English prose literature - 1894
...tincture of the learning, or some cast of the models, of those before him. The poetry of Shakespeare was inspiration indeed ; he is not so much an imitator...Nature ; and it is not so just to say that he speaks from her as that she speaks through him. His characters are so much Nature herself, that 'tis a sort...
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