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" The object of authors will be to astonish rather than to please, and to stir the passions more than to charm the taste. Here and there, indeed, writers will doubtless occur who will choose a different track, and who will, if they are gifted with superior... "
Democracy in America - Página 115
por Alexis de Tocqueville - 1840
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Media Unlimited, Revised Edition: How the Torrent of Images and Sounds ...

Todd Gitlin - 2007 - 272 páginas
...perfection of detail. . . . There will be more wit than erudition, more imagination than profundity. . . . The object of authors will be to astonish rather than...to stir the passions more than to charm the taste." Amusements encourage people to feel in a heightened way, to revel in familiar feelings, but also to...
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Make Us Wave Back: Essays on Poetry and Influence

Michael Collier - 2007 - 160 páginas
...vehement and bold. Authors will aim at rapidity of execution, more than at perfection of detail. . . . The object of authors will be to astonish rather than to please, and to stir the passions more than to stir the taste." Tocqueville was responding to, and in fact lamenting, the expansion of the cultural...
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