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" Wordsworth, on the other hand, was to propose to himself as his object, to give the charm of novelty to things of every day, and to excite a feeling analogous to the supernatural, by awakening the mind's attention from the lethargy of custom, and directing... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 535
1834
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BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE

william blackwood - 1871
...supernatural and romantic, as in the " Ancient Mariner," while Wordsworth, whose mind took a different bent, was " to propose to himself as his object, to give the charm of novelty to the things of every day, and to excite a feeling analogous to the supernatural by awakening the mind's...
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PORTRAIT GALLERY OF EMINENT MEN AND WOMEN OF EUROPE AND AMERICA

EVERT A. DUYCKINCK - 1872
...task which they set before them, it was Wordsworth's part, he says, il to propose to himself as Ms object, to give the charm of novelty to things of...the supernatural, by awakening the mind's attention to the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonders of the world before us;...
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Authors at Work

Charles Pebody - Authors, English - 1872 - 392 pages
...believed it to be his mission to found a new school of poetry, to give the charm of novelty to the things of every day, and to excite a feeling analogous...the supernatural, by awakening the mind's attention to the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonders of the world before us...
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The poetical works of Wordsworth. Repr. of the 1827 ed., with ..., Issue 476

William [poetical works] Wordsworth - 1872
...Accordingly, the supernatural or romantic section was assigned to Coleridge, while Wordsworth was " to give the charm of novelty to things of every day," and to awaken "the mind's attention to the lethargy of custom, and to direct it to the loveliness and the...
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A Short Course in Literature, English and American

John Seely Hart - American literature - 1873 - 323 pages
...up the supernatural and romantic," while Wordsworth undertook to "give the charm of novelty to the things of every day, and to excite a feeling analogous...the supernatural by awakening the mind's attention to the lethargy of custom, and by directing to the loveliness and the wonders of the world around us."...
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the poets of lhkeland wordsworth

T. LINDSEY ASPLAND - 1874
...that willing suspension of disbelief for the moment, which constitutes poetic faith. Mr. Wordsworth, on the other hand, was to propose to himself as his...every day, and to excite a feeling analogous to the -''pernatural, by awakening the mind's attention to the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the...
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Eminent English writers

William Lawson (F.R.G.S.) - 1875
...that willing suspension of disbelief, for the moment, which constitutes poetic faith. Mr. Wordsworth, on the other hand, was to propose to himself, as his...mind's attention from the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the liveliness of the wonders of the world before us — an inexhaustible treasure,...
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Wordsworth: A Biographic Ęsthetic Study

George Henry Calvert - Poets, English - 1878 - 232 pages
...that willing suspension of disbelief for the moment which constitutes poetic faith. Mr. Wordsworth, on the other hand, was to propose to himself, as his object, to give the charm of novelty to the things of every day, and to excite a feeling analogous to the supernatural, by awakening the mind's...
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The poetical works of Wordsworth, with memoir, notes etc

William [poetical works] Wordsworth - 1880
...Accordingly, the supernatural or romantic section was assigned to Coleridge, while Wordsworth was " to give the charm of novelty to things of every day," and to awaken "the mind's attention to the lethargy of custom, and to direct it to the loveliness and the...
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The Literary History of England in the End of the Eighteenth and ..., Volume 1

Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret) - English literature - 1882
...that willing suspension of disbelief for the moment which constitutes poetic faith. Mr. Wordsworth, on the other hand, was to propose to himself as his object to give the charm of novelty to the things of every day, and to excite a feeling analogous to the supernatural by awakening the mind's...
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