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" He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as a man of genius; he looks round on Nature and on Life with the eye which Nature bestows only on a poet... "
Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including Boswell's Journal of a Tour of the ... - Page 524
by James Boswell - 1799
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...numbers, his paufes, his diclion, are pf h}s pwrj growth, without tranfcription, without imitation, He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as a man of genius; he looks round op Nature and on Life, with the eye which Nature bcftows only on a, poet; the eye that diftinguifties,...
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The Lounger: no. 36-69; Oct. 8, 1785-May 27, 1786

1788
...eye eye which Nature bellows only on a poet ; the eye that diftinguifhes, in every thing prefented to its view, whatever there is on which imagination...detained, and with a mind that at once comprehends the vaft, and attends to the minute. The reader of the Seafons wonders that he never faw before what Thomfon...
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The Lounger: A Periodical Paper, Published at Edinburgh in the ..., Volume 2

1788 - 314 pages
...one praife of the higheft kind ; his mode of thinking and of expreffing his thoughts is original. He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as a man of genius : be looks round on nature and on life with the eye eye which Nature beftows only on a poet ; the eye...
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Essays on the Lives and Writings of Fletcher of Saltoun and the Poet Thomson ...

David Stewart Erskine Earl of Buchan - 1792 - 280 pages
...numbers, his paufes, his diction, are of his own growth, without tranfcription, without imitation. He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as...looks round on nature and on life with the eye which nalure beftows only on a poet; the eye that diftinguifhes, in every thing prefented to its view, whatever...
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The Seasons: By James Thomson; with His Life, an Index, and Glossary ...

James Thomson - 1793 - 225 pages
...numbers, his pauses, his diction, are of his own growth, without transcription, without imitation. He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as...bestows only on a poet ; the eye that distinguishes, in every thing presented to its view, whatever there is on which imagination can delight to be detained,...
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The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ...

1793
...numbers, his paufes, his diftion, are of his own growth, without tranfcription, without imitation. He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as...round on Nature and on Life, with the eye which Nature beftows only on a poet; the eye that dirtingiiifhes, in .every thing prefented to its view, whatever...
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The Scots Magazine, Volume 44

1782
...diction, are of his own growth, without tranfcription, without imitation. He thinks in a pe« cuiiir train, and he thinks always -as a man of genius ;...round on Nature and on Life, with the eye which Nature bellows only on a poet ; the eye that didinguiihes, in every thing prefented to its view, whatever...
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The Lounger: no. 1-52; Feb. 5, 1785-Jan. 28, 1786

1794
...one praife of the higheft kind his mode of thinking and of expreffing his thoughts is original. He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as...round on nature and on life with the eye which Nature beftows only on a poet ; the eye that diftinguifhes, in every thing prefented to its view, whatever...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Swift. Thompson. Watts ...

1794
...ff his own growth, without tranfcription, without imitation. He thinks in a peculiar - ! i* tliinks always as a man of genius : he looks round on nature, and on life, with the eye :ITITC only beuowH on a poet, the eye that diftiuguifhcs in every thing prefentc<} to its view, •:...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - 1795
...numbers, his paufes, his dietoo, arc of his own growth, without tranfcription, without imitation. He thinks in a peculiar train, and he thinks always as...he looks round on nature, and on life, with the eye »aich nature only beftows on a poet, the eye that diflinguifhcs in every thing prefented to its view,...
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