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" But why should the Americans write books, when a six weeks' passage brings them, in their own tongue, our sense, science, and genius, in bales and hogsheads? Prairies, steamboats, grist-mills, are their natural objects for centuries to come. "
Transactions of the Annual Meetings of the Western Literary Institute and ... - Página 68
de Western Literary Institute and College of Professional Teachers - 1839
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Putnam's Monthly & the Reader, Volumen 4

1908
...indebted for the quotation to Mr. Sparks) asked: "Why should Americans write books when a six-weeks passage brings them, in their own tongue our sense,...genius in bales and hogsheads? Prairies, steamboats, grist-mills are their natural objects for centuries to come." the last few years, beginning to find...
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Records of the Columbia Historical Society, Washington, Volumen 19

1916
...some pieces of pleasantry by Mr. Irving. But why should the Americans write books, when a six week's passage brings them, in their own tongue, our sense,...genius, in bales and hogsheads? Prairies, steamboats, grist-mills, are their natural objects for centuries to come. Then, when they have got to the Pacific...
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The North American Review, Volumen 213

1921
...down the decades; but equally famous three generations ago were his two sentences of 1818: Why should Americans write books, when a six weeks' passage brings...genius, in bales and hogsheads? Prairies, steam-boats, grist-mills, are their natural objects for centuries to come. Wrathful answers to these two passages...
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Monthly Bulletin of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Volúmenes 7-8

1902
...wrote some poems : and his baptismal name was Timothy. There is also a small account of Virginia by Jefferson, and an epic by Joel Barlow — and some...genius, in bales and hogsheads? Prairies, steam-boats, grist-mills, are their natural objects for centuries to come. Then, when they have got to the Pacific...
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In the Presence of the Past: Essays in Honour of Frank Manuel

R.T. Bienvenu, M. Feingold - 1990 - 290 páginas
...wrote some poems; and his baptismal name was Timothy. There is also a small account of Virginia by Jefferson, and an epic by Joel Barlow; and some pieces...genius, in bales and hogs-heads? Prairies, steam-boats, gristmills, are their natural objects for centuries to come.4 There was then no "American civilization",...
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Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petræa, and the Holy Land

John Lloyd Stephens, Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen - 1996 - 473 páginas
...American author. "But why should they anyway," questioned the English critic Sydney Smith, "why should Americans write books when a six weeks' passage brings them in their own language our sense, our science and genius in bales and hogsheads. ... In the four quarters of the...
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Melville: The Making of the Poet

Hershel Parker - 2008 - 238 páginas
...wrote some poems; and his baptismal name was Timothy. There is also a small account of Virginia by Jefferson, and an epic by Joel Barlow; and some pieces...genius, in bales and hogsheads? Prairies, steam-boats, grist-mills, are their natural objects for centuries to come. Then, when they have got to the Pacific...
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The North American Review, Volumen 213

1921
...down the decades; but equally famous three generations ago were his two sentences of 1818: Why should Americans write books, when a six weeks' passage brings...genius, in bales and hogsheads? Prairies, steam-boats, grist-mills, are their natural objects for centuries to come. Wrathful answers to these two passages...
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Records, Volumen 19

Columbia Historical Society (Washington, D.C.) - 1916
...some pieces of pleasantry by Mr. Irving. But why should the Americans write books, when a six week's passage brings them, in their own tongue, our sense,...genius, in bales and hogsheads ? Prairies, steamboats, grist-mills, are their natural objects for centuries to come. Then, when they have got to the Pacific...
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A compendium of American literature: chronologically arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1859 - 740 páginas
...Literature, the Amerieans have none; no native literature, we mean. * * * But why sheuld the Amerieans write books, when a six weeks' passage brings them, in their own tongue, our sense, seienee, and genius, in bales and hegsheads ?" At this very plain language, whieh had a good deal of...
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