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" The present eye praises the present object : Then marvel not, thou great and complete man, That all the Greeks begin to worship Ajax ; Since things in motion sooner catch the eye, Than what not stirs. The cry went once on thee, And still it might, and... "
The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ... - Page 345
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a memoir and ...

William Shakespeare - 1843
...and moulded of things past; And give to dust that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'er-dusted. The present eye praises the present object : Then...on thee, And still it might ; and yet it may again, If'thou wouldst not entomb thyself alive, And case thy reputation in thy tent ; Whose glorious deeds,...
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Views and reviews in American literature: history and fiction

William Gilmore Simms - American literature - 1845
...of expostulation, such as the Prince of Ithaca employs when he would provoke Achilles to exertion. " Then marvel not, thou great and complete man, That...thyself alive, And case thy reputation in thy tent." It was the good fortune of America, as it was the true greatness of Washington, that he was not impatient...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1847
...moulded of things past ; And give to dust, that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'er-dusted '. The present eye, praises the present object : Then...complete man, That all the Greeks begin to worship Ajai ; 1 And give to dial, that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'er-dtuted.] Dust a little gilt...
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1847. Richard III. Henry VIII. Troilus and Cressida. Timon of Athens. Coriolanus

William Shakespeare, Oliver William Bourn Peabody, Samuel Weller Singer, Charles Symmons, John Payne Collier - 1848
...moulded of things past; And give to dust, that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'erdusted. 3 The present eye praises the present object. Then marvel...Whose glorious deeds, but in these fields of late, 1 The quarto wholly omits the simile of the horse, and reads thus:— " And leave you hindmost, then...
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Studies of Shakspere: Forming a Companion Volume to Every Edition of the Text

Charles Knight - 1849 - 360 pages
...and moulded of things past; And give to dust, that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'er-dusted. The present eye praises the present object : Then...all the Greeks begin to worship Ajax; Since things iu motion sooner cateh the eye, Than what not stirs. The cry went once on t hee, And still it might;...
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The dramatic (poetical) works of William Shakspeare; illustr., embracing a ...

William Shakespeare - 1850
...moulded of things past; And give to dust, that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'erdusted. 3 The present eye praises the present object. Then marvel...Whose glorious deeds, but in these fields of late, 1 The quarto wholly omits the simile of the horse, and reads thus:— " And leave you hindmost, then...
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE; ILLUSTRATED: EMBRACING A LIFE OF ...

1850
...moulded of things past ; And give to dust, that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'erdusted.3 The present eye praises the present object. Then marvel...Whose glorious deeds, but in these fields of late, 1 The quarto wholly omits the simile of the horse, and reads thus : — " And leave you hindmost, then...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, from the text of Johnson, Stevens ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...is a little gilt, Though they are made and moulded of things past ; More laud than gilt o'er-dusted. The present eye praises the present object ; Then...Ajax ; Since things in motion sooner catch the eye, That what not stirs. The cry went once on thee, And still it might ; and yet it may again, If thou...
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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere, Volume 6

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1852
...moulded of things past ; And give to dust, that is a little gilt, More laud than gilt o'er-dusted. The present eye praises the present object : Then...And still it might; and yet it may again, If thou vrouldst not entomb thyself alive, And case thy reputation in thy tent ; Whose glorious deeds, but...
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William Shakspeare's Complete Works, Dramatic and Poetic, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - History - 1852
...laud than gilt o'er-dusted. (1) Detail of argument. (2) New-fashioned toys. The present eye praitea wife, At all times to your will conformable : Ever...inclin'd. When was the hour, I ever contradicted tuée, And still it might; and yet it may again, If thou would'st not entomb thyself alive. And case...
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