Excerpt From SonnetsThe Great Modern Master Of The Sonnet, Wordsworth, Pronounced Those Of Sir Aubrey De Vere To Be Among The Most Perfect Of Our Age Whether They Illustrated Nature, Em Bodied Thought, Or Expressed Imaginative Emo Tion, His Severe Judgment Noted In Them The Artist S Hand Faithful To The Best Ancient Mo Dels, And The Truthful Soul Of A Poet That Form Of Composition Suited The Author S Genius, Which Was Serious His Poetry Not Only Did Not Seek Some Allurements Which Have Graced, Or Disgraced, Much Verse Of A Later Date, But It Dispensed Also With Many Attractions Which Are Irreproachable It Was As An Utterance Of Man S Spiritual Being, And Also Of His Affections, Not Of Our Lower Passions, Fancies, Or Dialectic Crochets, That He Chie Y Valued Poetry And, In Each Case, The Sonnet, If An Arduous, Was Also A Truthful Form For Such Expression The Sincerity Of His Poetic Imagination Is Marked Especially In Those Sonnets Which Refer, With A Manly Pathos, To A Few Linked To Him By Domes.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
Sir Aubrey Hunt de Vere, 2nd Baronet 28 August 1788 5 July 1846 was an Anglo Irish poet and landowner.Not to be confused with his son,
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