Mirror of Literature,  8 (1826), 86–87.

The Fate of Genius  [1/4]

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Biography, Serial


Genius, Ancient Authorities, Astronomy, Cosmology, Religion, Endeavour

People mentioned:

Xenophanes , Zeno , Anaxagoras

    The writer illustrates with several examples his claim that 'from the earliest period genius seems, as if by spell, to have been surrounded by adversity and hard fate' (86).

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