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Page 115 - He states fact in terms of poetry, and the statement sears one's consciousness. He is the first poet to digest the new wonders of science which have subtly changed the old cosmogony, and made the very foundations of existence crumble away.' That is why I myself wrote : 'The relation of John Davidson's thought to Nietzsche's is more important than all the drivel about "Home, Sweet Home" four million cretins iterate.
Page 17 - From purple dawn till dusk when bubbling mirth O'erbrimmed our hearts like vintage-laden vats, And sleep, a truant goddess, deep in love With you and me, stole from on high to lull The tumult of our blood beneath the stars That lit our canopy and watched our dreams. Those famous days of rapture and despair When we were free!
Page 3 - RUY BLAS" WRITTEN FOR LEWIS WALLER BY JOHN DAVIDSON LONDON GRANT RICHARDS 48, LEICESTER SQUARE UJ CH1SWICK PRESS : CHARLES WHITTINGHAM AND CO.