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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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Golden leaves from the British poets

John William Stanhope Hows - History - 1866 - 546 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...deserted lie, As they were not of nature's family. Yet must I not give nature all ; thy art, My gentle Shakespeare, must enjoy a part. For though the...
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Shakspere: some notes on his character and writings, by a student [signing ...

Ebenezer Forsyth - 1867
...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 ; But antiquated and deserted...
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Extracts from English literature

John Rolfe - History - 1867 - 383 pages
...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. BEN JONSON. SHAKSPEARE AND MILTON. . FAR from the...
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Studies of Shakspere

Charles Knight - 1868 - 560 pages
...comparison Of all that insolent Greece or haughty Bome Sent forth, or since did from their ashes come. Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joy*d...deserted lie, As they were not of Nature's family." The interpretation of this passage is certainly not difficult. Its general sense is expressed by Gifford...
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Class-book of science and literature

Class-book - History - 1869
...warm Our ears, or like a Mercury, to charm ! 30 Nature herself was proud of his designs, And joyed to wear the dressing of his lines ! Which were so...will vouchsafe no other wit. The merry Greek, tart Aristophanes,0 35 Neat Terence,10 witty Plautus,10 now not please ; But antiquated and deserted lie,...
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Rules and cautions in English grammar founded on the analysis of sentences

William Rushton (M.A.) - 1869
...me my good name, Robs me of that which not enriches him, And makes me poor indeed. Othello, iii. 3. The merry Greek, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence,...deserted lie, As they were not of nature's family. Ben Jouson, To the Memory of Shakespeare. I hope, my lord, said he, I not offend. Dryden, Fables. CHAPTER...
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Plays of Shakespeare Selected and Prepared for Use in Schools, Clubs ...

William Shakespeare - 1875
...Nature herself was proud of liis designs, Arid joy'd to wear the dressing of his lines , Which were 80 richly spun, and woven so fit, As since she will vouchsafe...merry Greek, tart Aristophanes, Neat Terence, witty 1'lautiis, now not please, lint antiquated anil deserted lie, As they were not of Nature's family....
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Class-book of English poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

Daniel Scrymgeour - History - 1870 - 597 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 to wear the dressing of his lines. Sweet Swan of Avon, what a sight it were To see thee in our water yet appear, And make those flights...
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A hand-book of English literature intended for the use of high schools, as ...

Francis Henry Underwood - Literary Criticism - 1871 - 608 pages
...prime, When, like Apollo, he came forth to warm Nature herself was proud of his designs, . And joyed to wear the dressing of his lines ! Which were so...deserted lie, As they were not of Nature's family. Yet must I not give nature all ; thy art, My gentle Shakespeare, must enjoy a part. For though the...
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The book of birthdays

Book - 1872
...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 Shakespeare, must enjoy a part ; For though the...
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