Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The poet's eye, in a fine frenzy rolling, Doth glance from heaven to earth, from earth to heaven. And as imagination bodies forth The form of things unknown, the poet's pen Turns them to shapes, and gives to airy nothing A local habitation and a name. "
Memoirs of the life of dr. [E.] Darwin, chiefly during his residence at ... - Page 199
by Anna Seward - 1804
Full view - About this book

The Quintessence of English Poetry, Or, a Collection of All the Beautiful ...

William Oldys - English poetry - 1740
...glance from heav'n to earth, from earth to heav'n ; And as imagination bodies forth The forms of -things unknown, the poet's pen Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy nothing A local habitation and a name. Such tricks hath ftrong imagination, That if he would but apprehend fome joy,...
Full view - About this book

An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Shakespear: Compared with the Greek ...

Mrs. Montagu (Elizabeth) - 1772 - 288 pages
...glance from heaven to earth, from earth toheav'n, And, as Imagination bodies forth The forms of things unknown, the poet's pen Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy nothing A local habitation and a name. Midfummcr Night's Dream. t) NTH PRETERNATURAL BEINGS. AS the genius of Shakefpear,...
Full view - About this book

Essays on Song-writing: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ...

John Aikin - Ballads, English - 1774 - 286 pages
...philofophically, than poetically, has our great Shakefpeare defcribed this faculty in the following lines. The Poet's eye in a fine phrenzy rolling Doth glance...bodies forth The form of things unknown, the Poet's pen x Turns them to fhape, and gives to aery nothing A local habitation and a name. THE moft effential...
Full view - About this book

The Monthly Miscellany for ..., Volume 2

English poetry - 1774
...earth, from earth to heaven j And as Imagination bodies forth The form of things unknown, thePoet's pen Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy Nothing A local habitation and a name. \_Wtfl. Mag.} A DESCRIPTION OF THE KINGDOM OF POETRY. THE kingdom of Poetry...
Full view - About this book

The World as it Goes: Exemplified in the Characters of Nations, States ...

William Combe - 1781 - 48 pages
...glance from heaven to earth, from earth to heaven > And as imagination bodies forth The forms of things unknown, the poet's pen Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy nothing • A local habitation and a name. Ibid. 5 BAR--N \ ', [ 9 ] • BAR--N D--MSD-LE. I do remember an apothecary,...
Full view - About this book

The Speaker: Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1785 - 405 pages
...will. THE Poet's eye in a fine frenzy rolling, Doth glance from heaven to earth, from earth to heaven j And as imagination bodies forth The form of things...them to fhape, and gives to airy nothing, A local habitation and a name. HEAVEN doth with us, as we with torches do, r X. SELECT SENTENCES. ig Not light...
Full view - About this book

The Chart and Scale of Truth

Edward Tatham (D.D.) - Apologetics - 1790
...glance from heav'n to earth, from earth to heav'n } And, as IMAGINATION bodies forth The forms of things unknown, the poet's pen Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy 0//.r A local habitation and a name. ' In the higher departments of the Mufe, Poetry feigns...
Full view - About this book

A Select Collection of the Beauties of Shakspeare: With Some Account, &c. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1792 - 37 pages
...glance from heaven to earth, from earth to heaven: And, as imagination bodies forth The forms of things unknown, the poet's pen Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy nothing A local habitation and a name. A Mtdfummer Night's Dream, A. 5. Sc. i. I INGRATITUDE. •- Ah! when the means...
Full view - About this book

A select collection of the beauties of Shakspeare [by J. Croft], with some ...

William Shakespeare - 1792 - 37 pages
...glance from heaven to earth, from earth to heaven : And, as imagination bodies forth The forms of things unknown, the poet's pen Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy nothing A local habitation and a name. A Midfummer Nighfs Dream, A. 5. Sc. i. INGRATITUDE. Ah ! when the means are...
Full view - About this book

Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1795
...from heav'n to earth, from earth to heav'nj " And, as imagination bodies forth " The forms of things unknown, the poet's pen " Turns them to fhape, and gives to airy nothing " A local habitation and a name. Such tricks hath ftrong imagination, " That if !t would but apprehend foir.e...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF