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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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Literary Studies from the Great British Authors

English literature - 1880 - 440 pages
...SHAKESPEARE. This figure that thou here seest put. It was for gentle Shakespeare cut. Wherein the graver had a strife With nature, to outdo the life: O could he but have drawn his wit. Aa woll in brass, as he hath hit UU f;uv ; tho print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass:...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: With a Life of the Poet ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Henry Norman Hudson - 1881
...: This figure, that thou here see'st put, It was for gentle Shakespeare cut; Wherein the graver had a strife With Nature, to out-do the life. O, could...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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Specimens, with memoirs, of the less-known British poets. With an intr ...

George Gilfillan - 1881
...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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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1881 - 1002 pages
...was for gentle Shakespeare cut; Wherein the Graver had a strife With Nature to outdo the life: Oh, he says, "you have your wish, there are your Saxon foes !" The Marshal almost Print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass. But since he cannot, Reader, look Not at...
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Lamb's Tales from Shakspeare. by C. [and M.] Lamb

Charles Lamb - Drama - 1883
...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 drawne his wit As well in brass as he hath hit His face, the print would then surpass All that was...
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The works of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Charles Cowden Clarke, Mary Cowden Clarke - Drama - 1883
...READER. THIS figure that thou here seest put, It was for gentle Shakespeare cut, Wherein the graver had a strife With nature, to outdo the life : O could...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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Lamb's Tales from Shakspeare. by C. [and M.] Lamb

Charles Lamb - 1883
...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 drawne 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 Lecture on Some Portraits of Shakespeare, and Shakespeare's Brooch

John Rabone - 1884 - 21 pages
...Shakespeare cut; Wherein the Graver had a strife With Nature to outdo the life : 0, could he but have drawne his wit As well in brass, as he hath hit His face ; this Print would then surpasse All that was ever writ in brass. But, since he cannot, Reader, looke...
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Regents' Proceedings, Volumes 1881-1885

University of Michigan. Board of Regents - 1886
...1623 : " This figure that thou here seest put It was for gentle Shakespeare cut; Wherein the graver had a strife With Nature to outdo the life. O, could...wit As well In brass as he hath hit His face, the print would then surpass All that was ever writ In brass." The famous Chandos portrait and what are...
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July Meeting, 1966

University of Michigan. Board of Regents - 1881
...1623 : " This figure that thou here seest put It was for gentle Shakespeare cut ; Wherein the graver had a strife With Nature to outdo the life. O, could...wit As well in brass as he hath hit His face, the print would then surpass All that was ever writ in brass." The famous Chan dos portrait and what are...
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