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" In our little journey up to the Grande Chartreuse, I do not remember to have gone ten paces without an exclamation, that there was no restraining. Not a precipice, not a torrent, not a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. "
English Literature in the Eighteenth Century - Page 389
by Thomas Sergeant Perry - 1883 - 450 pages
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 52

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - 1775 - 664 pages
...Chartreufe, I do not remember to have gone ten paces without an exclamation, that there was no reftraining : not a precipice, not a torrent, not a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain fcenes that C c 4 would would awe an atheift into belief, without the help of other...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 39

Tobias Smollett - 1775 - 552 pages
...Chartreufe, I do not' remember to have gone ten paces without an exclamation, thac there was no reftraining : not a precipice, not a torrent, not a clifF, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain fcenes that would awe an atheift into belief, without the help of other argument....
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The Powers of Genius: A Poem, in Three Parts

John Blair Linn - 1802 - 196 pages
...the most eloquent rhetoricians, and gigantic reasoners, that the English nation has ever produced. " In our little journey up to the grande chartreuse,...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe an atheist into belief, without the kelp of other argument,...
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The Powers of Genius: A Poem, in Three Parts

John Blair Linn - 1804 - 192 pages
...gigantic reasoners, that the English nation has ever produced. " In our little journey up to the grand chartreuse, I do not remember to have gone ten paces...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe an atheist into belief, without the help of other argument,...
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The Works of Thomas Gray: Containing His Poems, and Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Thomas Gray - 1807 - 728 pages
...beyond expression. In our little journey up to the Grande Chartreuse, I do not remember to have goneten paces without an exclamation, that there was no restraining:...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe an atheist into belief, without the help of other argument....
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The Historic Gallery of Portraits and Paintings: Or, Biographical ..., Volume 2

1808 - 578 pages
...the mountain's top." — And, in a letter to his friend West, he says, with his wonted enthusiasm, " In our little journey up to the Grande Chartreuse,...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe au atheist into belief, without the help of other argument....
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The Historic Gallery of Portraits and Paintings; Or, Biographical Review ...

1812 - 424 pages
...the mountain's top." — And, in a letter to his friend West, he says, with his wonted enthusiasm, "In our little journey up to the Grande Chartreuse,...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe an atheist into belief, without the help of other argument....
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The letters; with important additions and corrections from his own ...

Thomas Gray, John Mitford - 1816 - 618 pages
...met with those grand and simple works of Art, that are to amaze one, and whose sight one is to be the better for: But those of Nature have astonished me...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe an atheist into belief, without the help of other argument....
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The British Prose Writers...: Gray's letters

1821 - 394 pages
...of nature have astonished me beyond expression. In our little journey up to the Grande Chartrense, I do not remember to have gone ten paces without an...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe an atheist into belief, without the help of other argument....
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Poems and Letters of Thomas Gray: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings

Thomas Gray, William Mason - 1820 - 548 pages
...met with those grand and simple works of art, that are to amaze one, and whose sight one is to be the better for : but those of Nature have astonished me...a cliff, but is pregnant with religion and poetry. There are certain scenes that would awe an atheist into belief, without the help of other argument....
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