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Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve
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Engrave this Quote Vigny, more secret
As if in his tower of ivory, retired before noon.
N.B.: Vigny refers to Comte de Vigny, who locked himself in an ivory tower to work without the influences of man and desire.
-Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, Pensees d'Aout Tell a Friend


 


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