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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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From Milton to Tennyson: Masterpieces of English Poetry

Louis Du Pont Syle - 1894
...Coleridge tells us that Wordsworth's object, in the Poems of 1798, was ' to give the charm of noveity to things of every day and to excite a feeling analogous...mind's attention from the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonder of the world before us; an inexhaustible treasure, but...
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From Milton to Tennyson: Masterpieces of English Poetry

Louis Du Pont Syle - English poetry - 1894 - 306 pages
...Coleridge tells us that Wordsworth's object, in the Poems of 1798, was 'to give the charm of novelty 1o things of every day and to excite a feeling analogous...mind's attention from the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonder of the world before us ; an inexhaustible treasure, but...
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English Men of Letters, Volume 10

John Morley - Authors, English - 1894
...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 things of everyday, and to excite a feeling analogous to the supernatural by awakening the mind's attention from...
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Coleridge's Principles of Criticism: Chapters I., III., IV., XIV.-XXII of ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Criticism - 1895 - 226 pages
...willing suspension of disbelief for the moment, which constitutes poetic faith. Mr. Wordsworth, on the other hand, was to propose to himself as his...by awakening the mind's attention from the lethargy 15 of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonders of the world before us ; an inexhaustible...
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Coleridge's Principles of Criticism: Chapters I., III., IV., XIV.-XXII of ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Criticism - 1895 - 226 pages
...moment, which constitutes poetic faith. Mr. Wordsworfnjbh'the other hand, was~To~propose tcThimself as his object, to give the charm of novelty to things...by awakening the mind's attention from the lethargy 15 of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonders of the world before us; an inexhaustible...
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English Literary Criticism

Charles Edwyn Vaughan - Criticism - 1896 - 219 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...mind's attention from the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonders of the world before us; an inexhaustible treasure, but...
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English Prose, Volume 5

Sir Henry Craik - English prose literature - 1896
...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...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 Ancient Mariner

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1897 - 59 pages
...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 loveliness and the wonders of the world before us; an inexhaustible treasure, but...
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A primer of Wordsworth

Laurie Magnus - 1897 - 227 pages
...a semblance of truth " ; Wordsworth, on the other hand, was to reverse the process, and " to give a charm of novelty to things of every day, and to excite...mind's attention from the lethargy of custom, and directing it to the loveliness and the wonders of the world before us " (Biog. Lit.). By the following...
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Coleridge's Ancient Mariner, Kubla Khan and Christabel

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Huntington, Tuley Francis - 1898 - 109 pages
...that willing suspension of disbelief for the moment, which constitutes poetic faith.1 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 loveliness and the wonders of the world before us; an inexhaustible treasure, but...
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