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" So every spirit, as it is most pure, And hath in it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in, and it more fairly dight, With cheerful grace and amiable sight. For, of the soul, the body form doth take, For soul is form,... "
Select Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Page 174
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 351 pages
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The Harmonium ...

1881 - 446 pages
...soul takes precedence of the body, and shapes the body to its own likeness. Every spirit as it is most pure, And hath in it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in For the soul the body form doth take, For soul is form, and doth the body make. Every one knows that...
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Mrs. Geoffrey

Duchess - 1881 - 331 pages
...truth, echoing Spenser (though unconsciously), where he says, — " So every spirit, as it is most pure And hath in it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer bodie doth procure To habit in. For of the soulo the bodie forme doth take, For soule is forme and...
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Harper's Cyclopaedia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - 1882 - 958 pages
...trim, that it may well be seen A palace lit for such a virgin queen. So every spirit, as it is most bears a p'.aut or lúe sea rolls its waves. Should the tempest of war over proeuro To habit in, and it more fairly dight With cheerful grace and amiable sight ; For of the soul...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 37; Volume 100

1883
...IMOGEN, PRINCESS OF BRITAIN. "Alas, poor princess, Thou divine Imogen !" " So every spirit, as it is most pure, And hath in it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in ; For of the soule the bodie forme doth take, For soule is forme, and doth the bodie make." — SPENSER....
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Morning light [afterw.] The New-Church weekly, Issue 1119, Volume 6

1883
...Truths and Facts about the Bible. THE SOUL THE FORMER OF THE BODY. " So ever)- spirit, as it is most pure, And hath in it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in : For of the soule the bodie forme doth take, For soule is forme, and doth the bodie make." — Spenser....
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 37

1883
...IMOGEN, PRINCESS OF BRITAIN. "Alas, poor princess, Thou divine Imogen !" " So every spirit, as it is most pure, And hath in it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in ; For of the soule the bodie forme doth take, For soule is forme, and doth the bodie make." — SPENSER....
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 133

1883
...BRITAIN. " Alas, poor princess, Thou divine Imogen ! " " Sn every spirit, as it is most pure, And hath ¡u it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in : Fur of the soule the bodie forme doth take. For soule is forme, and doth the bodie make." — Sl'KSSER....
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Essays

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1884 - 270 pages
...character ; all condition, of (he quality of tlie life ; all harmony, of health ; (and, for this reason, a perception of beauty should be sympathetic, or proper...— " So every spirit, as it is more pure, And hath ill it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in, and it more fairly...
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Report of the Annual Meeting of the American Association for ..., Volumes 1-7

American Physical Education Association - 1885
...character and the purer the soul, so much the more refined and elevated will be the body itself. " For every spirit as it is more pure And hath in it the...light ; So it the fairer body doth procure to habit it, And is more seemly dight with cheerful grace and amiable sight. For of the soul the body form doth...
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On Some of Shakespeare's Female Characters: Ophelia, Juliet, Portia, Imogen ...

Helena Faucit Martin - 1885 - 443 pages
...PKINCESS OF BKITAIN. " Alas, poor princess, Thou divine Imogen ! " " So every spirit as it is most pure, And hath in it the more of heavenly light, So it the fairer body doth procure To habit in : For of the soule the bodie forme doth take, For soule is forme, and doth the bodie make. " — SPENSER....
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