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The Literary and Scientific Repository, and Critical Review - Page 485
by Charles Kitchell Gardner - 1821
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Tales from Shakespear, by C. [and M.] Lamb

Charles Lamb - 1807
...well pleased her charmed fancy, and she said to Nerissa, " That light we see is burning in my hall; how far that little candle throws its beams, so shines a good deed in a naughty world:" and hearing the sound of music from her house, she said, " Methinks that music sounds...
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Tales from Shakespear: Designed for the Use of Young Persons, Volume 1

Charles Lamb, Mary Lamb - 1809 - 236 pages
...well pleased her charmed fancy, and she said to Nerissa, " That light we see is burning in my hall; how far that little candle throws its beams, so shines a good deed in a naughty world :'' and hearing the sound of music from her house, she said, " Methinks that music sounds...
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The London Magazine, Volume 3

John Scott, John Taylor - Literary Criticism - 1821
...Hurlothrumbo with the Doge of Venice. It is to mistake jest for earnest, and one thing for another. in. This beauty, in the blossom of my youth, When...adulterate incense, Nor I no way to flatter but my common, obvious, without pretension or boast, and therefore the poetry founded upon it is natural,...
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Craven Derby; or, The lordship by tenure, by the author of 'Crockford's'.

Deale - 1833
...by his young companion, when they entered on the desert at a smart trot. CHAPTER IV. " PORTIA. ' How far that little candle throws its beams ! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.' NER. ' When the moon shone, we did not see the candle.' PORTIA. ' So doth the...
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Craven Derby: Or, The Lordship by Tenure, Includes The Ladye of the Rose: an ...

Deale, Henry Luttrell - 1833
...by his young companion, when they entered on the desert at a smart trot. CHAPTER IV. " PORTIA. ' How far that little candle throws its beams ! So shines a good deed in a naughty world/ NER. ' When the moon shone, we did not see the candle.' PORTIA. ( So doth the...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 44

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - 1858
...since vices come much more under observation than virtues. The energetic wife of Bassanio declares, How far that little candle throws its beams ! So shines a good deed in a naughty world. Yet the illumination went not very far, and was soon out, leaving not a single flicker....
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Scenes from the life of Edward Lascelles, gent

Edward Lascelles (fict.name.) - 1837
...beyond the reach of pursuit. CHAPTER XII. A CAPE-TOWN EXECUTION. The light we see is burning in my hall. How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world ! MERCHANT OF VENICE. llais enfin que voulez-vous? C'est une mode de retribution propre...
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The young man's aid to knowledge, virtue, and happiness

Hubbard Winslow - Young men - 1837 - 408 pages
...church and society with which you are connected, but ultimately to all the world. _ ,' " How far the little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world." . BENEVOLENCE. 315 True religion consists not only in keeping your heart and aim above...
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The essays of Elia, Volumes 1-2

Charles Lamb - 1840
...well pleased her charmed fancy, and she sau to Nerissa, " That light we see is burning in my hall ; how far that little candle throws its beams, so shines a good deed in a, naughty world : " and hearing the sound of music from 1er house, she said, " Methinks that music sounds...
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The dramatic works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan. With a biographical and ...

Richard Brinsley B. Sheridan, Leigh Hunt - 1840
...of the lady in " The Merchant of Venice," when she is going home, and sees a light in her window : How far that little candle throws its beams ! So shines a good deed in a naughty world. Or that other in " Romeo and Juliet," where Shakspeare, applying the word to the very...
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