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exclaims Teufelsdröckh : “ Kind Na . ture , that art to all a bountiful mother ; that
visitest the poor man's hut with auroral radiance ; and for thy Nurseling hast
provided a soft swathing of Love and infinite Hope , wherein he waxes and
That he , our poor Friend , should ever win for himself one of these Gracefuls (
Holden - Ach Gott ! how could he hope it ; should he not have died under it ?
There was a delirious vertigo in the thought . Thus was the young man , if all
We see him , for the present , shut out from Hope ; looking not into the golden
orient , but all around into a dim copper firmament , pregnant with earthquake
and tornado . Alas , shut out from Hope , in a deeper sense than we yet dream of !
Along this most insufficient , unheard - of - Bridge , which the Editor , by Heaven's
blessing , has now seen himself enabled to conclude , if not complete , it cannot
be his sober calculation , but only his fond hope , that many have travelled ...
Look up , thou much injured one , look up with the kindling eye of hope , and
prophetic bodings of a nobler better time . Too long hast thou sat there , on
crossed legs , wearing thy ancle - joints to horn ; like some sacred Anchorite , or
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Even now that I've read it I'm not entirely sure what prompted me to pick this up at the library book sale this spring. Probably it was the back-cover text noting that the book was inspired in part by ... Read full review
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Sartor Resartvs written and fascimile signed by Thomas Carlyle. The inside pages as shown in the photo have Thomas Carlyle's autograph under a photo and the date that it was signed (1865). The oposite ... Read full review