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" Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song ; And certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. "
THE DRAMATIC WORKS FO WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE - Page 20
1850
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Lives of the queens of England, from the Norman conquest. By A ..., Volumes 5-6

Agnes Strickland - 1842
...wife, lady Jane Howard, the daughter of Surrey, and sister of Mary's affianced husband Nor' ' Dnce I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid on a...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea maid's music.'' The rebel earls entered Durham in warlike array, November 14th ; Richard Norton,...
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The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1843
...spare your haunts. Obe. Give me that boy, and I will go with thee. Tila. Not for thy fairy kingdom. Fairies away : We shall chide downright, if I longer...Cupid all armed : a certain aim he took At a fair vestal, throned by the west ; And loosed his love-shaft smartly from his bow, As it should pierce a...
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The family Shakespeare [expurgated by T. Bowdler]. in which those words are ...

William Shakespeare - 1843
...Tita. Not for thy kingdom. — I'aries, away : We shall chide downright, if I longer stay. [Ej'-niŁ r ; — Indeed the instant action, (a cause on foot,)...build, We first survey the plot, then draw the model, musick. Puck. I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, but thou coultl'st not, Flying between the cold...
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Knight's Cabinet edition of the works of William Shakspere, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1843
...shalt not from this grove, Till I torment thee for this injury. My gentle Puck, come hither : Thon remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And...Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid all arm'd ; a certain aim he took At a fair vestal, throned by the west ; And loos'd his love-shaft smartly...
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William Shakspere: A Biography, Book 2

Charles Knight - 1843 - 542 pages
...Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such duleet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil...Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid all arm'd ; a certain aim he took At a fair vestal, throned by the west; And loos'd his love-shaft smartly...
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The Plays and Poems of Shakespeare,: According to the Improved ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1844
...from this grove, Till I torment thee for this injury. My gentle Puck, come hither. Thou rememher'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid,...Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid all arm'd : a certain aim he took At a fair vestal, throned by the west ; ' And loosed his love-shaft smartly...
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Lives of the Queens of England, from the Norman Conquest: With ..., Volume 6

Agnes Strickland, Elisabeth Strickland - Queens - 1844
...Surrey, and sister of Mary's affianced husband Nor* White Doe of Rylstone, or the Fate of the Nortons. " Once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea maid's music.'* The rebel earls entered Durham in warlike array, November 14th; Richard Norton,...
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The Student: a magazine of theology, literature, and science

1844
...flattering, but more accurate description contained in the well-known lines of Shakspeare :— " I heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such...from their spheres To hear the sea-maid's music." Nevertheless it must be admitted that her lot was cast in times for which her education was no fitting...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...kingdom.—Fairies, away: We shall chide down-right, if I longer stay. [Exeunt TITANIA and her train. Ober. Well, go thy way : thou shalt not from this grove,...spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. Puck. I remember, Ober. That very night I saw (but thou couldst not), Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...kingdom.—Fairies, away : We shall chide down-right, if I longer stay. [Exeunt TITANIA and her train. Ober. Well, go thy way: thou shalt not from this grove,...spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. Puck. I remember, Ober. That very night I saw (but thou couldst not), Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid...
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