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" And joy'd to wear the dressing of his lines! Which were so richly spun, and woven so fit, As, since, she will vouchsafe no other wit. The merry Greek, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence, witty Plautus, now not please; But antiquated and deserted lie, As... "
The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ... - Page 350
by William Shakespeare - 1809
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Temple Bar, Volume 103

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Hodgson Yates - 1894
...Jonson remarks that the influence of Shakespeare wrought a change of taste in his day, so that-i " The merry Greek, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence,...deserted lie, As they were not of Nature's family. Two centuries later we find the young poets were again objecting that their elders were not of "Nature's...
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Specimens with Memoirs of the Less-known British Poets: With an ..., Volume 1

George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1860
...were in their prime, When, like Apollo, he came forth to warm Our ears, or like a Mercury, to charm ! Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joy'd to wear the dressing of his bines ! . Which were so richly spun, and woven so fit, As, since, she will vouchsafe no other wit....
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Shakespere: A Critical Biography and an Estimate of the Facts, Fancies ...

Samuel Neil - Literary forgeries and mystifications - 1861 - 123 pages
...eares, or like a Mercury to charme ! Nature her-selfe was proud of his designes, And joy'd to weare the dressing of his lines ! Which were so richly spun,...since, she will vouchsafe no other Wit. The merry Greeke, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence, witty Plautus, now not please; Thy unmolested peace, nnshartd...
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Poetical Works, Volume 3

Samuel Butler - 1855
...forth to warm Our ears, or like a Mercury to charm ! Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joyed to wear the dressing of his lines ! Which were so richly spun, and woven to fit, As since, she will vouchsafe no other wit. The merry Greek, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence,...
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Pleasant spots and famous places

John Alfred Langford - History and criticism - 1862
...were in their prime, When, like Apollo, he came forth to warm Our ears ; or, like a Mercury, to charm. Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joy'd...deserted lie, As they were not of nature's family. Yet must I not give Nature all ; thy art, My gentle Shakspere, must enjoy a part. For though the...
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The Works of Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1862
...eares, or like a Mercury to channe ! Nature her-selfe was proud of his designes, And jo/d to weare Shakespeare Greeke, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence, witty Plautus, now not please ; But antiquated and deserted...
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History of William Shakespeare, Player and Poet: With New Facts and Traditions

Stephen Watson Fullom - Dramatists, English - 1864 - 372 pages
...were in their prime, When, like Apollo, he came forth to warm Our ears, or like a Mercury to charm! Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joy'd...merry Greek, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence, witty Flantus, now not please ; But antiquated and deserted lie, As they were not of nature's family. Yet...
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Shakespeare and Stratford-upon-Avon; with a record of the tercentenary ...

Robert E. Hunter - 1864
...their prime, When, like Apollo, he came forth to warm Our ears, or, like a Mercury, to charm. Natnre herself Was proud of his designs, And joy"d to wear...merry Greek, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence, witty Plantus, now not please ; But antiquated and deserted lie, As they were not of Nature's family. Yet...
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Shakespere's garden; or, The plants and flowers named in his works described ...

Sidney Beisly - 1864
...This shadow is renowned Shakspere's soul of the age, The applause, delight and wonder of the stage ; Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joy'd to wear the dressing of his lines ; The learned will confess his works are such As neither man nor muse can praise too much. For ever...
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Meliora, Volumes 7-8

Social sciences - 1865
...not for an ago but for all time. . * * Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joyed to wear the dressing of his lines; Which were so richly spun and woven to fit As since she will vouchsafe no other wit. **** Yet must I not gire Nature all ; thy art,...
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