Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen, Volumes 109-110 (Google eBook)

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Westermann, 1902 - Languages, Modern
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Page 394 - Shakespeares Theater ist ein schöner Raritätenkasten, in dem die Geschichte der Welt vor unsern Augen an dem unsichtbaren Faden der Zeit vorbeiwallt. Seine Plane sind, nach dem gemeinen Stil zu reden, keine Plane, aber seine Stücke drehen sich alle um den geheimen Punkt (den noch kein Philosoph gesehen und bestimmt hat), in dem das Eigentümliche...
Page 66 - A very little above its source, on the lake, stands the house of Cameron, belonging to Mr. Smollett, so embosomed in an oak wood, that we did not see it till we were within fifty yards of the door. I have seen the Lago di Garda, Albano, De Vico, Bolsena, and Geneva ; and, upon my honour, I prefer Loch Lomond to them all...
Page 212 - Now cracks a noble heart. Good night, sweet prince ; And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest ! Why does the drum come hither ? [March within.
Page 107 - Have you read the New Bath Guide ? It is the only thing in " fashion, and is a new and original kind of humour.
Page 208 - By his loved mansionry that the heaven's breath Smells wooingly here : no jutty, frieze, Buttress, nor coign of vantage, but this bird Hath made his pendent bed and procreant cradle : Where they most breed and haunt, I have observed The air is delicate.
Page 55 - Thou who in luxury nurs'd behold'st, with scorn, The boy, who, friendless, fatherless, forlorn, Asks thy high favour — thou may'st call me cheat. Say, did'st thou never practise such deceit ? Who wrote Otranto...
Page 230 - Memoria letta alla R. Accademia di Archeologia, Lettere e Belle Arti, nella tornata del 17 febbrajo 1898.
Page 396 - So viel kann ich sagen ie gröser die Welt desto garstiger wird die Farce und ich schwöre, keine Zote und Eseley der Hanswurstiaden ist so eckelhafft .als das Wesen der Grosen Mittlern und Kleinen durch einander.
Page 56 - The grotts in the chalky rock are pretty : 'tis a romantic object, and the place altogether answers the most poetical description that can be made of solitude, precipice, prospect, or whatever can contribute to a thing so very like their imaginations.
Page 187 - Hause, and act on this conviction. There is no grumbling about my habitudes and whims. If I choose to dine on fire and brimstone, they will cook it for me to their best skill, thinking only that I am an unintelligible mortal, facheux to deal with, but not to be dealt with in any other way. My own four walls.

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