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" Cressid's name the very crown of falsehood, If ever she leave Troilus ! Time, force, and death, Do to this body what extremes you can ; But the strong base and building of my love Is as the very centre of the earth, Drawing all things to it. "
The Living Age - Page 205
1897
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The Authorship of Shakespeare

Nathaniel Holmes - 1867 - 601 pages
...well enough for poetic metaphor : — "Crett. Time, force, and death, Do to this body what extremes you can, But the strong base and building of my love...very centre of the Earth, Drawing all things to it." — Tro. and Crett., Act IV. Sc. 2. But while denying that mere empty place, or an imaginary mathematical...
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A Few Stray Thoughts Upon Shakespeare

Sir Thomas Howel - 1867 - 62 pages
...Cressida says^but I fear without meaning it— " Time, force, and death, Do to this body what extremes you can ; But the strong base and building of my love...very centre of the earth, Drawing all things to it." The circulation of the blood, discovered by Harvey and published to the world in AD 1619, is almost...
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Tragedies

William Shakespeare - 1870
...Troilus. — O you gods divine! Make Cressid's name the very crown of falsehood If ever she leave Troilus! Time, force, and death, Do to this body what extremity...very centre of the earth, Drawing all things to it. — I will go in and weep ; — PAN. Do, dO. ORES. Tear my bright hair, and scratch my praised cheeks;...
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS AND POEMS OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE, WITH NOTES, ORIGINAL AND ...

SAMUEL WELLER SINGER - 1871
...crown8 of falsehood, If ever she leave Troilus ! Time, force, and death, Do to this body what extremes you can ; But the strong base and building of my love...very centre of the earth, Drawing all things to it. — I'll go in, and weep ;Pan. Do, do. Cres. Tear my bright hair, and scratch my praised cheeks, Crack...
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Works, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1874
...force, and death, Do to this body what extremes* you can ; But the strong base and building of my lore Is as the very centre of the earth, Drawing all things to it. — I will go in and weep ; — PAN. Do, do. ORES. Tear my bright hair, and scratch my praised cheeks...
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The Shakespeare argosy, containg much of the wealth of Shakespeare's wisdom ...

William Shakespeare - 1874
...Cressida, Act iii. Sc. 2. CONSTANCY [642]. .... Time, force, and death, Do to this body what extremes you can ; But the strong base and building of my love...very centre of the earth, Drawing all things to it. Cressida. Troilus and Cressida, Act iv. Sc. 2. CONSTANCY [40]. . . . . O heaven ! were man But constant,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 115

England - 1874
...overmastering relation that Cressida's love stood to all her other feelings, when she declares — " My love Is as the very centre of the earth Drawing all things to it." Faith is the tonic of the poetical scale, the key-note to which the most wildly discursive imagination...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 115

Scotland - 1874
...overmastering relation that Creseida's love stood to all her other feelings, when she declares — " My love Is as the very centre of the earth Drawing all things to it." Faith is the tonic of the poetical scale, the key-note to which the most wildly discursive imagination...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 19; Volume 82

1874
...overmastering relation that Cressida's love stood to all her other feelings, when she declares — ' ' My love Is as the very centre of the earth Drawing all things to it." Faith is the tonic of the poetical scale, the key-note to which the most widely discursive imagination...
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GLEANINGS FOR THE CURIOUS FROM THE HARVEST-FIELDS OF LITERATURE

1875
...observations of a physical law than those of Pascal or Newton. Shakspeare says in Troilus and Cressida: — But the strong base and building of my love Is as...very centre of the earth Drawing all things to it. — iv. 2. and True as earth to its centre. — iii. 2. Three centuries before Shakspeare, Dante said...
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