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" Homer .himself drew not his art so immediately from the fountains of nature ; it proceeded through ^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. "
Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century: Consisting ... - Page 73
1817
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Dramatic Writings of Will. Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, John Bell, George Steevens - 1788
...omit any occasion of doing it. If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspere. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...strainers and channels, and came to him not without some tindture of the learning, or some cast of the models, of those before him. The poetry of Shakspere...
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Poems, with illustrative remarks [ed. by W.C. Oulton]. To which is prefixed ...

William Shakespeare - 1804
...throughout the universe. " If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakespeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...fountains of nature ; it proceeded through Egyptian streams and channels, and came to him not without some tincture of the learning, or some cast of the...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1805
...omit any occasion of doing it. If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...of the models, of those before him. The poetry of Shakspeare was inspiration indeed : he is not so much an imitator, as ao instrument, of nature; and...
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Essays, biographical, critical, and historical, illustrative of the Rambler ...

Nathan Drake - 1809
...scenes of pasturage."* ' " If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...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...
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Essays: Biographical, Critical, and Historical; Illustrative of ..., Volume 1

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1809
...agreeable scenes of pasturage."* " If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...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...
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Essays, biographical, critical, and historical: illustrative of ..., Volume 1

Nathan Drake - Adventurer - 1809
...agreeable scenes of pasturage."* " If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...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; arid...
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The plays of William Shakespeare ...: With the corrections and ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Joseph Dennie, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - Drama - 1809
...omit any occasion of doing it. If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...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...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Joseph Dennie, Isaac Reed, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1809
...omit any occasion of doing it. If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...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...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1809
...omit any occasion of doing it. If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...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...
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Historical and critical matter The tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona. Merry ...

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Henry Fuseli - 1811
...omit any occasion of doing it. If ever any author deserved the name of an original, it was Shakspeare. Homer himself drew not his art so immediately from...of the models, of those before him. The poetry of Shakspeare was inspiration indeeed : he is not so much an imitator, us an instrument of nature ; and...
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