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" Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners can be known to few, and therefore few only can judge how nearly they are copied. The irregular combinations of fanciful invention may delight awhile,... "
The Plays of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections and Illustrations of ... - Страница 248
по William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Samuel Johnson - 1803
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Essays on English and American Literature, and a Sheaf of Poems: Offered to ...

Jan Bakker, J. A. Verleun, David Wilkinson, J. v. d Vriesenaerde - 1987 - 241 страници
...great dictum in the Preface to Shakespeare that Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the...
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The Teaching of English: From the Sixteenth Century to 1870

Ian Michael - 1987 - 634 страници
...analyses the following paragraph: 'Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representation of general nature. Particular manners can be known...of fanciful invention may delight awhile, by that novelsy of which the common satiesy of life sends us all in quest; but the pleasures of sudden wonder...
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Sources of Dramatic Theory: Volume 2, Voltaire to Hugo

D. J. Conacher - 1991 - 292 страници
...has gained and kept the favor of his countrymen. Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight awhile by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the...
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The New Theory of Time

Professor L Nathan Oaklander, L. Nathan Oaklander, Quentin Smith, University Distinguished Faculty Scholar and Professor of Philosophy Quentin Smith - 1994 - 378 страници
...end in themselves. The wise words of Dr. Samuel Johnson are relevant here: "The irregular combination of fanciful invention may delight awhile by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted and the...
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William Shakespeare: The Critical Heritage, Том 5

Brian Vickers - 1995 - 568 страници
...has gained and kept the favour of his countrymen. Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight a-while, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the...
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The Cambridge Companion to Samuel Johnson

Brian Friel, Philip Davis, Catherine Neal Parke, Howard David Weinbrot, Paul J. Korshin, Eithne Henson, Robert DeMaria, Robert Folkenflik, Clement Hawes, Fred Parker, Philip Smallwood, Michael Felix Suarez, John Wilshire, Thomas Keymer, Steven Lynn - 1997 - 266 страници
...from an early and famous passage in the Preface: Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners can be known to few, and therefore few only can know how nearly they are copied. The irregular combinations of fanciful invention may delight a-while,...
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Beyond Nola: New Orleans Reviews of Art

Terrington Calas, Steve Bachmann - 2002 - 200 страници
...according to the criteria Dr. Johnson has set down for the classic, we can expect Mondrian to endure: "The irregular combinations of fanciful invention...delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the...
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The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

Steven Pinker - 2003 - 509 страници
...lasting appeal of that great intuitive psychologist: Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight a-while, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the...
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Geographies of England: The North-South Divide, Material and Imagined

Alan R. H. Baker, Mark Billinge - 2004 - 216 страници
...According to Johnson at the end of our period, 'nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners can be known to few, and so few only can judge how nearly they are copied' (Mayhew 1997: 11; 1998 and 1999). It was Romanticism...
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The Poetry Handbook

John Lennard - 2006 - 448 страници
...were universal and ahistorical : Nothing can pleafe many, and pleafe long, but juft reprefentations of general nature. Particular manners can be known...delight a-while, by that novelty of which the common iatiety of life fends us all in queft ; but the pleafures of fudden wonder are foon exhaulted, and...
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