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" These our actors, As I foretold you, were all spirits and Are melted into air, into thin air: And, like the baseless fabric of this vision, The cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit,... "
Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdröckh. In Three Books ... - Page 271
by Thomas Carlyle - 1840 - 305 pages
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History of the Holy Trinity Guild: At Sleaford, with an Account of Its ...

George Oliver - Mysteries and miracle-plays - 1837 - 135 pages
...tempted to exclaim, in the language of our immortal bard, The cloud -capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, And all which it inherit, shall dissolve, And like the baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind. The Halls at Dunsby,44 and Helpringham,45...
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Sartor Resartus; the Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdröckh. In Three Books

Thomas Carlyle - 1838 - 80 pages
...Dreams are made of, and our little Life ' Is rounded with a sleep !" CHAPTER IX. CIRCUMSPECTIVE. HERE then arises the ,so momentous question : Have many...itself, ' And all which it inherit, shall dissolve j ' And like this unsubstantial pageant faded, ' Leave not a wrack behind ;* begin to have some meaning...
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The Educational magazine, and journal of Christian philanthropy ..., Volume 1

Thomas Dick - 1838
...all is the bent stick in the water, and it is quite uncertain whether there is any external world. The cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, the solemn temples, the great globe itself, and all that inherit it, may be for what we know a mere bag of moonshine. Sun and moon may be as unintelligible...
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The Philosophy of Language: Containing Practical Rules for Acquiring a ...

William Cramp - English language - 1838 - 241 pages
...cloud-capped towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea all which it inherit, shall dissolve, And like this unsubstantial pageant, faded, Leave not a rack behind. Tempest, act IV. Consequences of the want of perspicuity in a writer. If we are obliged...
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The New Monthly Belle Assemblée, Volumes 66-67

Fashion
...cloud-capped towers, the gorgeous palace;, The solemn temples, the preat globe itself, Yea, all which il inherit, .shall dissolve, And like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind." The Tempeii, Few people can look back into the past without a sigh. Even the most fortunate...
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Essays and Poems

Jones Very - American essays - 1839 - 175 pages
...cloud-capped towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea all which it inherit shall dissolve ; And like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind : we are such stuff As dreams are made of, and our little life Is rounded with a sleep....
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An Essay on the Play of The Tempest: With Remarks on the Superstitions of ...

Patrick MacDonell - 1840 - 58 pages
...our actors, As I foretold you, were all spirits, and Are melted into air, into thin air ; And like the baseless fabric of this vision, The cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve ; And, like this unsubstantial pageant...
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The Philosophy of Shakspere: Extracted from His Plays

William Shakespeare, Michael Henry Rankin - 1841 - 238 pages
...our actors, As I foretold you, were all spirits, and Are melted into air, into thin air: And, like the baseless fabric of this vision, The cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve ; And, like this insubstantial pageant...
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Analecta theologica: a critical, philological, & exegetical ..., Volume 2

William Trollope - 1842
...WOLF, &c.] The TO. tpya is beautifully illustrated in Shakspeare's Tempest, Act IV. Scene 1. — Like the baseless fabric of this vision, the cloudcapt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve ; And, like this unsubstantial pageant,...
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The Perpetuity of the Earth: A Discourse Preached Before the Premillennial ...

John Lillie - Millennium (Eschatology) - 1842 - 240 pages
...with forming the vulgar opinion, controverted in this discourse, than either reason or revelation. " The cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, And all that it inherit, shall dissolve, And, like the baseless fabric of a dream, Leave not a wreck behind."...
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