The Life of William Cowper, Esquire: With Critical Observations on His Poems (Classic Reprint)

January 14, 2019|
The Life of William Cowper, Esquire: With Critical Observations on His Poems (Classic Reprint) by John Corry
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Excerpt from The Life of William Cowper, Esquire: With Critical Observations on His Poems

Among those favourites of nature, whose superior endowments have contributed to the knowledge and happiness of mankind, the true poet has ever been regarded with the highest {degree of veneration. To give authen tic memorials of the great dead is the honour able employment of the biographer, and his records, when authentic, form one of the most amusing and delightful species of lite rary composition. Indeed, when we con template the monuments of departed genius and virtue, we are ready to exclaim, im mortals have been here While the historic mu'se, by transmitting to future ages the biography Of the legislator, the sage, the poet, and the patriot, excites congenial spirits to successful emulation.

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Title:The Life of William Cowper, Esquire: With Critical Observations on His Poems (Classic Reprint)
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:144 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.38 in
Shipping dimensions:144 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.38 in
Published:January 14, 2019
Publisher:1KG Limited
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780365198031

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