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A ROYAL POET . Though your body be confin ' d , And soft love a prisoner bound
, Yet the beauty of your mind Neither check nor chain hath found . Look out nobly
, then , and dare Even the fetters that you wear . FLETCHER . On a soft sunny ...
It was the good fortune of James , however , to be gifted with a powerful poetic
fancy , and to be visited in his prison by ... morbid and irritable ; but it is the nature
of the poet to become tender and imaginative in the loneliness of confinement .
There is a charm about a spot that has been printed by the footsteps of departed
beauty , and consecrated by the inspirations of the poet , which is heightened ,
rather than impaired , by the lapse of ages . It is , indeed , the gift of poetry to ...
... would visit the shrine at Loretto ; but I have never felt more poetical devotion
than when contemplating the old tower and the little garden at Windsor , and
musing over the romantic loves of the Lady Jane and the Royal Poet of Scotland .
cried he , as soon as he could recover breath , a mighty well ! and so you would
persuade me that the literature of an age is to be perpetuated by a vagabond
deer - stealer ! by a man without learning ; by a poet , forsooth - a poet ! » And
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - haloedrain - LibraryThing
4 stars for Rip Van Winkle and Sleepy Hollow. The rest are skippable, they read like the kind of op-ed that spawns lots of other op-eds and blog posts disagreeing with each other. قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - JBD1 - LibraryThing
I had read "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" before, but I picked this up to read the other essays included in the collection. "The Art of Book-making" (about a visit to the British ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله