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The English Governess in Egypt: Harem Life in Egypt and Constantinople - Page 163
by Emmeline Lott - 1867 - 312 pages
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1874
...was for gentle Shakespeare cut, Wherein the graver had a strife With nature, to outdo the life : О could he but have drawn his wit As well in brass as he hath hit His face ; the print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass : But since he cannot, reader, look Not on...
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The Works of Ben Jonson: With Notes Critical and Explanatory, and ..., Volume 8

Ben Jonson - English drama - 1875
...THE READER. HIS figure that thou here seest put, It was for gentle Shakspeare cut, Wherein the graver had a strife With nature, to out-do the life : O could...he but have drawn his wit As well in brass, as he has hit All that was ever writ in brass : His face ; the print would then surpass But since he cannot,...
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Fireside Studies, Volume 1

Henry Kingsley - Authors, English - 1876
...this ? " This figure that them here seest put It was for gentle Shakespeare cut. Wherein the graver had a strife With Nature, to outdo the life : O could...have drawn his wit As well in brass as he hath hit The face, the print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass ; But since he cannot, reader,...
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Chamber's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ...

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876
...was for gentle Shakspeare cut, Wherein the graver had a strife With nature; to outdo the life : О could he but have drawn his wit, As well in brass, as he hath hit His face, the print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass : But since he cannot, reader, look Not on...
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Fireside Studies

Henry Kingsley - Authors, English - 1876
...cut. Wherein the graver had a strife With Nature, to outdo the life : THE MASTER OF THE MERMAID. 303 O could he but have drawn his wit As well in brass as he hath hit The face, the print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass ; But since he cannot, reader,...
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Shakespeare's Home

Stratford-upon-Avon (England) - 1877 - 80 pages
...cut ; Wherein the graver had a strife With nature, to out-doo the life. O ! could he but have drawne his wit As well in brass as he hath hit His Face, the Print would then surpasse All that was ever writ in brass. But since he cannot, reader, looke Not on...
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The Fireside Encyclopedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1878 - 997 pages
...was for gentle Shakespeare eut ; Wherein the Graver had a strife With Nature to outdo the life : Oh, could he but have drawn his wit As well in brass, as he hath hit His face; the Print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass. But since he cannot, Header, look Not at...
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English Literature Primers: Romance Period

Eugene Lawrence - English literature - 1878 - 153 pages
...It was for gentle Shakspeare cut; Wherein the graver had a strife With nature to outdo the life. Oh could he but have drawn his wit As well in brass as he hath hit His face: the print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass. But since he cannot, reader, look Not on...
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Tales from Shakspeare, by C. [and M.] Lamb

Charles Lamb - 1878
...love : " The figure that thou here seest put, It was for gentle Shakspeare cut; Wherein the graver had a strife With nature to outdo the life. O, could he but have drawnc his wit As well in brass as he hath hit His face, the print would then surpass All that was...
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A Sketch of Shakespeare

William Leighton - 1879 - 65 pages
...portrait: "This Figure, that thou here seest put, It was for gentle Shakespeare cut; Wherein the Graver had a strife With Nature, to out-do the life: O, could he but have drawn his wit As well in brasse, as he hath hit His face; the Print would then surpasse All, that was ever writ in brasse. But...
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