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" ... though I am always serious, I do not know what it is to be melancholy; and can therefore take , a view of nature, in her deep and solemn scenes, with the same pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. "
Selections from the Spectator - Pagina 21
door Joseph Addison, Kenneth Deighton - 1901 - 220 pagina’s
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Essays, English and American

Raymond Macdonald Alden - 1920 - 494 pagina’s
...my mind disposed for so serious an amusement. I know that entertainments of this nature are apt to raise dark and dismal thoughts in timorous minds,...pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. By this means I can improve myself with those objects which others consider with terror. When I look upon...
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A Study of the Types of Literature

Mabel Irene Rich - 1921 - 576 pagina’s
...my mind disposed for so serious an amusement. I know that entertainments of this nature are apt to raise dark and dismal thoughts in timorous minds and...pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. By this means I can improve myself with those objects which others consider with terror. When I look upon...
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Spindrift: Salt from the Ocean of English Prose

Sir Geoffrey Arthur Romaine Callender - 1921 - 444 pagina’s
...my mind disposed for so serious an amusement. I know that entertainments of this nature are apt to raise dark and dismal thoughts in timorous minds and...pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. By this means I can improve myself with those objects which others consider with terror. When I look upon...
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A Study of the Types of Literature

Mabel Irene Rich - 1921 - 582 pagina’s
...raise dark and dismal thoughts if timorous minds and gloomy imaginations; but for my own part, thonsrh I am always serious, I do not know what it is to be...take a view of nature in her deep and solemn scenes, will' the same pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. By this means I can improve myself...
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The Modern Student's Book of English Literature

1924 - 942 pagina’s
...my mind disposed for so serious an amusement. I know that entertainments of this nature are apt to : we cannot know, For knowledge is of thing this means I can improve myself with those objects, which others consider with terror. When I look...
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The Background of Gray's Elegy: A Study in the Taste for Melancholoy Poetry ...

Amy Louise Reed - 1924 - 300 pagina’s
...presence of tombs as is Horace's. " I know," he says, " that entertainments of this nature are apt to raise dark and dismal thoughts in timorous minds and...pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones." In fact the " kind of melancholy, or rather thoughtfulness " produced by such a place is " not unpleasing."...
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Progressive Readings in Prose

Rudolph Wilson Chamberlain, Joseph Sheldon Gerry Bolton - 1923 - 392 pagina’s
...my Mind disposed for so serious an Amusement. I know that Entertainments of this nature are apt to raise dark and dismal Thoughts in timorous Minds,...Pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. By this means I can improve my self with those Objects, which others consider with Terror. When I look...
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The Oxford Book of English Prose

Arthur Quiller-Couch - 1925 - 1266 pagina’s
...to fill the Mind with a kind of Melancholy, or rather Thoughtfulness, that is not disagreeable. . . For my own part, though I am always serious, I do...Pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. By this means I can improve my self with those Objects, which others consider with Terror. When I look...
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English Prose and Poetry

John Matthews Manly - 1926 - 928 pagina’s
...my mind disposed for so serious an amusement. I know that entertainments of this nature are apt to and equals all. X. Cease then, nor order imperfection...Secure to be as blest as thou canst bear : Safe in this means I can improve myself with those objects, which others consider with terror. When I look...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century and Charity and Humour

William Makepeace Thackeray - 2007 - 298 pagina’s
...with how different a voice, says, in his famous paper on Westminster Abbey ("Spectator," No. 26): — "For my own part, though I am always serious, I do...same pleasure as in her most gay and delightful ones. When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion of envy dies within me; when I read the epitaphs...
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