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" straight, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough, That sometime grew within this learned man : Faustus is gone : regard his hellish fall, Whose fiendful fortune may exhort the wise, Only to wonder at unlawful things ; Whose deepness doth entice such forward... "
Doctor Faustus, by C. Marlowe. Lust's dominion. Mother Bombie; Midas, by ... - Page 86
by Charles Wentworth Dilke - 1814
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The International Library of Famous Literature: Selections from ..., Volume 6

Leon Vallée, Alois Brandl, Donald Grant Mitchell - Literature - 1899 - 9822 pages
...grown full straight, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough, A MALTESE MILLIONAIRE. 2491 That some time grew within this learned man. Faustus is gone: regard...wits To practice more than heavenly power permits. [Exit. Tenninat hora diem; terminat auctor apus. A MALTESE MILLIONAIRE. By CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE. (From...
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Outline History of English and American Literature

Charles Frederick Johnson - American literature - 1900 - 552 pages
...the chorus, quoted before, is noteworthy. " Enter Chorus Cut is the branch that might have grown full straight, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough That...wits To practice more than heavenly power permits." Michael Drayton, a contemporary poet, wrote of him : — " Marlowe, bathed in the Thespian springs,...
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Outline History of English and American Literature

Charles Frederick Johnson - American literature - 1900 - 552 pages
...the chorus, quoted before, is noteworthy. " Enter Chorus Cut is the branch that might have grown full straight, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough That...exhort the wise Only to wonder at unlawful things, I Whose deepness doth entice such forward wits To practice more than heavenly power permits." Michael...
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Great Plays: English

English drama - 1900 - 421 pages
...in the closing chorus of one of his great tragedies: " Cut is the branch that might have grown full straight, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough That...sometime grew within this learned man; Faustus is gone." Ben Jonson was born ten years later than Shakespeare and Marlowe ; and he may be described as one of...
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Shakspere's Predecessors in the English Drama

John Addington Symonds - English drama - 1900 - 551 pages
...fill our ears with music. They are not dead, although— Cut is the branch that might have grown full straight, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough, That sometime grew within this learned man. ABBOTT, Dr., 479 n Abraham, 99 sqq INDEX 'Actors' Remonstrance,' 236, 246, 247 n ' Adrastus Parentans,'...
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Longman's Handbook of English Literature: From A.D. 673 to the Present Time

Robert McWilliam - English literature - 1900 - 608 pages
...words of his own chorus : Cut is the branch that might have growne ful straight And burned is Apolloes laurel bough, That sometime grew within this learned man. Faustus is gone 1 SHAKSPERE. Shakspere's youth.—William Shakspere was born in April 15G4, in the pleasant old country...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, David Patrick - Authors, English - 1901
...learned man : Faustus is gone ; regard his hellish fill, Whose fiendish fortune may exhort the Avise Only to wonder at unlawful things ; Whose deepness doth entice such forward wits To practise more than heavenly power permits. There is a fine apostrophe to Helen of Greece, whom Mephistophilis...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Lectures on the English poets and on ...

William Hazlitt, William Ernest Henley - 1902
...wait upon his heavy funeral.* So the Chorus : ' Cut is the branch that might have grown full strait, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough, That sometime grew within this learned man.' 206 And still more affecting are his own conflicts of mind and agonising doubts on this subject just...
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature ..., Volume 12

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Léon Vallée (i.e. Alexandre Léon), Alois Brandl - Literature - 1899
...books! — Ah, Mephistophilis! [Exeunt Devils with FAUSTUS. Enter Chorus. Chorus — That some time grew within this learned man. Faustus is gone: regard his hellish fall, Whose lifiul t'n 1 fortune may exhort the wise, Only to wonder at unlawful things, Whose deepness doth entice...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Lectures on the English poets and on ...

William Hazlitt, William Ernest Henley - 1902
...wait upon his heavy funeral.' So the Chorus : ' Cut is the branch that might have grown full strait, And burned is Apollo's laurel bough, That sometime grew within this learned man.' 206 And still more affecting are his own conflicts of mind and agonising doubts on this subject just...
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