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" Achilles' image stood his spear, Grip'd in an armed hand : himself behind Was left unseen, save to the eye of mind. A hand, a foot, a face, a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. "
Shakespeares̓ Venus and Adonis, Lucrece, and other poems - Page 152
by William Shakespeare - 1906 - 297 pages
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 41

Stanley Wells - Drama - 2002 - 299 pages
The first fifty volumes of this yearbook of Shakespeare studies are being reissued in paperback.
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Shakespeare and the History of Soliloquies

James E. Hirsh - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 470 pages
...was there, Conceit deceitful, so compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear, Grip'd in an armed hand, himself behind Was left unseen,...a leg, a head Stood for the whole to be imagined. (1422-28) The viewer does not exactly see Achilles even in his mind's eye but imagines on the basis...
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The Shakespeare Enigma

Peter Dawkins - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 477 pages
...Priam's Troy', are illustrated in the em353 For much imaginary work was there, — Conceit deceiptful, so compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood...a leg, a head Stood for the whole to be imagined. Shakespeare, Lucrece, lines 1422—8 The picture described in Lucrece is of the Greek army and their...
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Almost Shakespeare: Reinventing His Works for Cinema and Television

James R. Keller, Leslie Stratyner - Performing Arts - 2004 - 203 pages
...was there; Conceit deceitful, so compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear Gripped in an armed hand: himself behind Was left unseen save...a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. [1422-8] Desdemona's handkerchief gradually becomes not a handkerchief, but a symbol of marital fidelity...
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Fantasies of Troy: Classical Tales and the Social Imaginary in Medieval and ...

Alan Shepard, Stephen David Powell Powell - Arts européens - 2004 - 306 pages
...was there; Conceit deceitful, so compact, so kmd, That for Achilles' image stood his spear Gripped in an armed hand; himself behind Was left unseen save...a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. 1412-1416; 1422-1428 With this, Shakespeare replaces the "whole" of Troy with the fragments of the...
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Humanism, Machinery, and Renaissance Literature

Jessica Wolfe - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 305 pages
...upon discerning details. Hidden behind his spear, the image of Achilles studied by Lucrece is mostly "left unseen, save to the eye of mind: / A hand, a...a face, a leg, a head / Stood for the whole to be imagined."54 The "conceit deceitful" of Shakespeare's Achilles involves foreshortening, the painterly...
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Shakespeare's Sonnets & Poems

William Shakespeare, Paul Werstine - Drama - 2011 - 704 pages
...compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear Gripped in an armed hand; himself, behind, 1425 Was left unseen, save to the eye of mind. A hand,...a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. 1429. strong-besieged: ie, heavily besieged 1430. Hector: eldest of Priam's fifty sons and foremost...
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Shakespeare Studies, Volume 34

Susan Zimmerman - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 288 pages
...necessarily lie in the representation, but in the collaborating activity of readers and audiences: A hand, a foot, a face, a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined.0 While Shakespeare invites a certain critical consciousness of, and even resistance to, this...
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Seeming Knowledge: Shakespeare and Skeptical Faith

John D. Cox - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 348 pages
...was there, Conceit deceitful, so compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear Gripped in an armed hand; himself, behind, Was left unseen,...a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. (1422-28) Achilles' spear gripped in an armed hand is enough to evoke the whole warrior in the imagined...
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's Poetry

Patrick Cheney - Literary Criticism - 2007
...was there: Conceit deceitful, so compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear, Gripped in an armed hand; himself behind Was left unseen,...a leg, a head Stood for the whole to be imagined. (i42.2.-8)i6 'Imagined' by whom, if not by the reader? We are the context. What we bring to the poem...
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