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" His legs bestrid the ocean: his rear'd arm Crested the world : his voice was propertied As all the tuned spheres, and that to friends ; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. "
Elegant extracts in poetry - Page 631
by Elegant extracts - 1816
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El mundo trágico de los griegos y de Shakespeare: consideraciones sobre lo ...

Ludwig Schajowicz - Comparative literature - 1990 - 374 pages
...kept their course, and lighted This little O, the earth. His legs bestrid the ocean; his rear'd arm Crested the world; his voice was propertied As all...friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb. l am fire and air; my other elements I give to baser life.24 Por eso puede G. Wilson Knight decir que...
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Freeing Shakespeare's Voice: The Actor's Guide to Talking the Text

Kristin Linklater - Performing Arts - 1992 - 214 pages
...kept their course, and lighted The little O, the earth. His legs bestrid the ocean, his rear'd arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all...more by reaping: His delights Were dolphin-like, they showed his back above The element they liv'd in: In his livery Walk'd crowns and crownets; realms and...
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Metamorphoses of Helen: Authority, Difference, and the Epic

Mihoko Suzuki - Fiction - 1992 - 271 pages
...their course, and lighted The little O, th' earth. . . . His legs bestrid the ocean, his rear'd arm Crested the world, his voice was propertied As all...For his bounty, There was no winter in't: an autumn it was That grew the more by reaping. His delights Were dolphin-like; they show'd his back above The...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...master conquer And earns a place i' the story. (HI, xiii) 7 His legs bestrid the ocean; his reared arm P P T in 't; an autumn it was That grew the more by reaping. His delights Were dolphinlike; they showed his...
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Shakespearean Pragmatism: Market of His Time

Lars Engle - Drama - 1993 - 266 pages
...kept their course, and lighted The little O, the earth. His legs bestrid the ocean, his rear'd arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all...dolphin-like, they show'd his back above The element they lived in: in his livery Walk'd crowns and crownets: realms and islands were As plates dropp'd from...
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Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare - Fiction - 1993 - 141 pages
...the ocean, his reared arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all the tuned spheres, 111 and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and...more by reaping. His delights Were dolphin-like, they showed his back above The element they lived in. 132 In his livery 90 Walked crowns and crownets; realms...
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Broken Nuptials in Shakespeare's Plays

Carol Thomas Neely - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 261 pages
...triumph, Antony is massive, upright, and in control: "His legs bestrid the ocean: his reared arm / Crested the world: his voice was propertied / As all...quail and shake the orb, / He was as rattling thunder" (V.ii. 82-86). In the protected space of the dream, Antony's conflicts become rich paradoxes; his vacillation,...
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Teaching What We Do: Essays by Amherst College Faculty

Richard Todd, Douglas C. Wilson - Education - 1992 - 152 pages
...following lines from Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra in which Cleopatra eulogizes her dead lover: For his bounty, There was no winter in't: an autumn...Were dolphin-like, they show'd his back above The elements they lived in: in his livery Walk'd crown and crownets: realms and islands were As plates...
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Reclamations of Shakespeare

A. J. Hoenselaars, Ton Hoenselaars - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 317 pages
...their course, and lighted The little O, the earth. [...] His legs bestrid the ocean, his rear'd arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all...rattling thunder. For his bounty. There was no winter in *t; an autumn 'twas That grew the more by reaping: his delights Were dolphin-like, they show'd his...
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Shakespeare Studies, Volume 23

J. Leeds Barroll - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 294 pages
...kept their course and lighted The little O o'th'earth ... His legs bestrid the ocean; his reared arm Crested the world. His voice was propertied As all...more by reaping. His delights Were dolphin-like; they showed his back above The element they lived in. In his livery Walked crowns and crownets. Realms and...
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