John Addington Symonds

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His boyhood had been saturated with Ruskin, and he had read all the latest books: John Addington Symonds, Vernon Lee's "Euphorion," the essays of P.
This is an idea I borrow from John Addington Symonds, the Victorian philosopher, who in his definition of "culture" recalls that the term has the same origin as the word "cultivation," the action of cultivating a land, which implies tilling the ground and harrowing it, before you can even begin to hope it will yield something (1893).
Coming on the heels of her engagement with Morris's deeply-felt populism and his passionately political understanding of art, Hartley's turn to the work of John Addington Symonds in her final chapter feels disconcerting.
Mukerjee brought ringing upper registers and sturdy baritonal lower ones, as well as crystal-clear diction to his interpretations of these four settings of John Addington Symonds originally for voice and piano (1995), but was very occasionally over-balanced by the orchestra (no fault of his, nor of Jenkinson's OSJ, but of the whole concept).
Odin Dekkers' "John Addington Symonds and the Science of Criticism" examines the ambiguities in Symonds' advocacy of scientific literary criticism, starting from the question of how far Symonds appears to have held a genuine belief in science as a way to solve certain problems criticism was struggling with at the time.
Horace Traubel edited an entire book devoted to the event, Camden's Compliment to Walt Whitman (Philadelphia: David McKay, 1889), containing the addresses that were delivered that night, Whitman's response, and testimonials by letter and wire from many writers, family members, and friends, including John Addington Symonds, William Dean Howells, John Greenleaf Whittier, William Morris, and Mark Twain.
But the criticisms directed against it are noticeably harsh: one recalls the conclusion of John Addington Symonds, that "[o]f deep thought, true taste, penetrative criticism, or delicate fancy, he [Filelfo] knew nothing.
* There was a monograph, nor a collection, published in 1999 titled Gay Lives: Homosexual Autobiography from John Addington Symonds to Paul Monette, by Paul Robinson.
Chapter 4 examines some sequences by men: Theophilus Marzials' stove's Masquerade, George Barlow's To Gertrude in the Spirit World, Wilfrid Scawen Blunt's The Love Sonnets of Proteus, and John Addington Symonds' Animi Figura, this last work receiving more in-depth treatment in Chapter 6.
John Addington Symonds, the author of Renaissance in Italy (1875-86), who knew her in Florence, numbered her among the wonders of the city: 'There is the Pitti, the Uffizi, the Bargello, the Accademia!
In Plato, and especially in the Phaedrus, authors such as John Addington Symonds, Walter Pater, and Oscar Wilde find a myth that links male homosexuality to artistic and literary eminence.