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" Do not all charms fly At the mere touch of cold philosophy? There was an awful rainbow once in heaven: We know her woof, her texture; she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an Angel's wings, Conquer all mysteries by... "
The Eclectic Review - Page 200
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Littell's Living Age, Volume 166

1885 - 850 pages
...once in heaven ; We know her woof, her textures ; she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings. Conquer all...the haunted air and gnomed mine, Unweave a rainbow. These lines appear to me to contain a world of suggestion. They speak with equal force, artistically,...
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The Liberal Movement in English Literature

William John Courthope - 1885 - 284 pages
...once in heaven ; We know her woof, her texture ; she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, Conquer all...the haunted air and gnomed mine, Unweave a rainbow. These lines appear to me to contain a world of suggestion. They speak with equal force, artistically,...
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The Influence of Christopher Marlowe on Shakspere's Earlier Style: Being the ...

Arthur Wilson Verity - 1886 - 116 pages
...once in heaven: We know her woof, her texture; she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, Conquer all...mine— Unweave a rainbow, as it erewhile made The tender person'd Lamia melt into a shade. Unfortunately not only the angel's wings are clipped but—it...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 51

1886 - 454 pages
...antagonism between philosophical investigation and romance in any form. " Philosophy," says Keats, " will clip an angel's wings, conquer all mysteries by rule and line, empty the haunted air * * * * unweave a rainbow." Among Keats' occasional flashes of sense there is nothing truer. Many a...
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Keats

Sir Sidney Colvin - 1887 - 252 pages
...once in heaven ; We know her woof, her texture ; she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, Conquer all...mine — Unweave a rainbow, as it erewhile made The teuder-person'd Lamia melt into a shade." Campbell has set forth the same doctrine more fully in The...
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Life of John Keats

William Michael Rossetti, John Parker Anderson - 1887 - 242 pages
...in heaven : We know her woof, her texture — she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, Conquer all...the haunted air and gnomed mine, Unweave a rainbow." In a letter to his brother, December 1817, Keats observes : — " The excellence of every art is its...
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Life of John Keats

William Michael Rossetti - 1887 - 246 pages
...once in heaven : We know her woof, her texture—she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, Conquer all...mysteries by rule and line, Empty the haunted air and gnomfed mine, Unweave a rainbow." In a letter to his brother, December 1817, Keats observes :— "...
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Treasury of Wisdom, Wit and Humor, Odd Comparisons and Proverbs: Authors ...

1891 - 556 pages
...practice of that which is good, are the two most important objects of philosophy... Voltaire, POWERS OF. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, Conquer all...the haunted air and gnomed mine, Unweave a rainbow. Keats. A MODEST PROFESSION. Philosophy is a modest profession, it is all reality and plain dealing;...
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Love for an Hour is Love Forever

Amelia E. Barr - 1891 - 328 pages
...do not profess to be less practical than my age, but yet I prefer poets to philosophers, for — " ' Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, Conquer all...and line, Empty the haunted air and gnomed mine." " "That is true," answered Francesca. "There was an awful rainbow once in heaven. But we know its woof...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats Given from His Own Editions and ..., Volume 2

John Keats - 1891 - 236 pages
...once in heaven : We know her woof, her texture ; she is given In the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an Angel's wings, Conquer all mysteries by rule and line, 235 Empty the haunted air, and gnomed mine — Unweave a rainbow, as it erewhile made The tender-person'd...
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