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" I think Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by Singularity — it should strike the Reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a Remembrance — 2nd. "
Life, Letters, and Literary Remains, of John Keats - Página 78
por John Keats - 1848 - 393 páginas
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On Moral Personhood: Philosophy, Literature, Criticism, and Self-Understanding

Richard Eldridge, Charles and Harriett Cox McDowell Professor of Philosophy Richard Eldridge - 1989 - 210 páginas
...Macmillan Company, 1958), x. 28. In worrying about the vocation of poetry, Keats observed similarly that "I think Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and...highest thoughts, and appear almost a Remembrance. . . ." Letter to John Taylor, 27 February 1818, in Selected Poems and Letters, ed. Douglas Bush (Boston:...
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The Concise Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 páginas
...Writing free verse is like playing tennis with the net down. Robert Frost (1875-1963) American poet Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity — it should strike the Reader as wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a Remembrance. John Keats (1795-1821) English...
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Poetics of Place: The Poetry of Ralph Gustafson

Dermot McCarthy - 1991 - 323 páginas
...English Auden, 327). Keats, however, may be behind both statements, with his declaration that poetry "should strike the reader as a wording of his own...highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance," a statement which Gustafson also quotes in his essay (PC, 6). For Gustafson's letter to Ross, see Whiteman,...
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Best Laid Schemes: The Psychology of the Emotions

Keith Oatley - 1992 - 525 páginas
...trying to coerce, but contributing to that person's own sense of self? Keats, in a letter of 1818, said, "Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by Singularity - it should strike the Reader as wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a Remembrance" (Gittings, 1966, p. 46). Therapeutic...
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Book of the Heart: The Poetics, Letters, and Life of John Keats

Andres Rodriguez, Andrés Rodríguez - 1993 - 240 páginas
...changes on Endymion: In Poetry I have a few Axioms, and you will see how far I am from their Centre. 1st I think Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and...Remembrance — 2nd Its touches of Beauty should never be half way therby making the reader breathless instead of content: the rise, the progress, the setting...
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The Poet's Pen: Writing Poetry with Middle and High School Students

Betty Bonham Lies - 1993 - 201 páginas
...all the topics that deal with figures of speech. IMAGES Poetry should be great and unobtrusive ... it should strike the reader as a wording of his own...highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance.... The rise, the progress, the setting of imagery should, like the sun, come natural to [the reader]....
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The Modern Movement: A TLS Companion

John Gross - 1992 - 310 páginas
...contradicts Keats's axiom that "poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity": that it should "strike the reader as a wording of his own...highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance"; and it fails to make a living contact with us because it is the fruit of a too specialized kind of...
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Keats, Narrative and Audience: The Posthumous Life of Writing

Andrew Bennett - 1994 - 254 páginas
...should seem to be part of the reader's unconscious experience before meeting its expression in a book: it 'should strike the Reader as a wording of his own...highest thoughts, and appear almost a Remembrance ' (Letters, vol. i, p. 238), or as Keats put it in an equally famous passage that includes his theory...
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Keats the Poet

Stuart M. Sperry - 1994 - 354 páginas
...unique experience. This same month Keats writes Taylor, as the first of his poetical "Axioms," that "I think Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity." Then he adds significantly: "It should strike the Reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts,...
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Selected Poems and Letters of Keats

John Keats, Robert Gittings - 1995 - 301 páginas
...February 1818 ...In Poetry I have a few Axioms, and you will see how far I am from their Centre. 1st I think Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and...thoughts, and appear almost a Remembrance — 2nd Its 5 touches of Beauty should never be half way ther[e] by making the reader breathless instead of content:...
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