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" ... knows not what, and springeth up one can hardly tell how. Its ways are unaccountable and inexplicable, being answerable to the numberless rovings of fancy and windings of language. It is, in short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain... "
The Cyclopædia of Wit and Humor: Containing Choice and Characteristic ... - viii. oldal
szerző: William Evans Burton - 1859
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The Elements of Intellectual Philosophy

Francis Wayland - 1868 - 426 oldal
...conceit or expression, doth affect and amusa the fancy, stirring in it some wonder, and breeding somo delight thereto. It raiseth admiration, as signifying...vivacity of spirit and reach of wit more than vulgar. It seemeth to argue a rare quickness of parts, that one can fetch in remote conceits applicable ; a notable...

Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...humour, if not more properly to drollery— which is a lower sort of humour. uncouthness1 (strangeness) in conceit or expression doth affect and amuse the fancy, stirring in it some wonder, and breedingsome delight thereto. It raiseth admiration, as signifying a nimble sagacity of apprehension,...

Choice Specimens of English Literature: Selected from the Chief English ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, William Smith - 1869 - 477 oldal
...sho:1t, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way (such as 1eason teacheth and proveth things by), which, by a pretty surprising uncouthness in...expression, doth affect and amuse the fancy, stirring in it tome wonder, and breeding some delight thereto. JOHN TILLOTSON 1630-1694. (Manual, p. 256.) 163, HAPPINESS...

The Elements of Intellectual Philosophy

Francis Wayland - 1869 - 426 oldal
...in short, a manner of speaking out of the plain way, which, by a pretty and surprising ULCouthness in conceit or expression, doth affect and amuse the fancy, stirring in it some wonder, and breeding somo delight thereto. It raiseth admiration, as signifying a nimble sagacity of apprehension, a special...

CHOICE SPECIMENS OF ENGLISH LITERATURE

THOMAS B. SHAW - 1870
...short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way (such as reason teacheth and proveth things by), which, by a pretty surprising uncouthness in...it some wonder, and breeding some delight thereto. JOHN TiLLCfrsoN. 1630-1694. (Manual, p. 256.) 163 • HAPPINESS is GOODNESS. Another most considerable...

A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High Schools, as ...

Francis Henry Underwood - 1871 - 608 oldal
...a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way — such as reason teacheth and proveth things by — which by a pretty surprising uncouthness in...vivacity of spirit and reach of wit more than vulgar. It seemeth to argue a rare quickness of parts that one can fetch in remote conceits applicable ; a notable...

The Elements of Intellectual Philosophy

Francis Wayland - 1871 - 426 oldal
...way, which, by a pretty and surprising ULcouthness in conceit or expression, doth affect and amusa V the fancy, stirring in it some wonder, and breeding...delight thereto. It raiseth admiration, as signifying a nimbi* sagacity of apprehension, a special felicity of invention, a vivacity of spirit and reach of...

The Gentleman's Magazine, 230. kötet

1871
...short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way (such as reason teacheth and knoweth things by) which, by a pretty surprising uncouthness in conceit, or expression, doth affect and amuse the fancy, showing in it some wonder, and breathing some delight thereto." — Thus far Barrow. Wit, in its most...

A Thousand and One Gems of English Prose

Charles Mackay - 1872 - 534 oldal
...short, a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way (such as reason teacheth and proveth things by), which by a pretty surprising uncouthness in conceit...breeding some delight thereto. It raiseth admiration, as signilying a nimble sagacity of apprehension, a special felicity of invention, a vivacity of spirit...

Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., 1. kötet

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 1876
...a manner of speaking out of the simple and plain way — such as reason teacheth and provcth things mpedodes, the Sicilian ; and Apollonius, of Tyana...and holy fathers of the church. But little do men p therein. It raiseth admiration, as signifying a nimble sagacity of apprehension, a special felicity...




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