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" Sweet Swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our waters yet appear, And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James... "
Shakespeare's Life and Work: Being an Abridgment, Chiefly for the Use of ... - Page 51
by Sir Sidney Lee - 1900 - 232 pages
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The complete works of William Shakspeare, with notes by the most emiinent ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...ignorance. Sweet swan of Avon, what a sight it were, To see thee in our waters yet appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James! But stay ; I see thcc in the hemisphere Advanc'd, and made a constellation there : — Shine forth,...
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A course of lectures on dramatic art and literature tr. [from Ueber ...

August Wilhelm von Schlegel - 1840
...retirement and in the society of a beloved daughter, in the hist years * Ben Jonson : — And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and our James ! of his too short life. Immediately after his death a monument was erected over his grave, which may...
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A letter to John Murray, esq., upon anæsthetic edition of the works of ...

Spencer Hall - Drama - 1841
...was not until the reign of George the Second that the public took a strong interest in him, who made Those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James! And if we examine the dramatic literature of each period we may be convinced of the melancholy truth...
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Amenities of literature, sketches and characters of English literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - Literary Criticism - 1841
...on " The Swan of Avon "— " What a sight it were, To see thee on our waters yet appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and OUR JAMES * !" Hooker was the favourite vernacular author of James; and his earliest inquiry, on his arrival...
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London, Volume 1

Charles Knight - London (England) - 1841
...Elizabeth and James were conceived. The dramatic entertainments — Shakspere's especially — • " those flights upon the banks of Thames That so did take Eliza and our James," — were open to all the world; and the great showed their good sense in cherishing those wonderful...
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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English ...

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1841
...on " The Swan of Avon" — " What a sight it were, To see thee on our waters yet appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and OUR JAMES !"* Hooker was the favorite vernacular author of James ; and his earliest inquiry, on his arrival in...
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Amenities of Literature, Consisting of Sketches and Characters of ..., Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - English literature - 1842
...on "The Swan of Avon." — - " What a sight it were, To see thee on our waters yet appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and OUR JAMES ! " * Hooker was the favourite vernacular author of James ; and his earliest inquiry, on his arrival...
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Shakespeare [sic] and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1843 - 660 pages
...friend : — " Sweet swan of Avon, whnt a sight it were, To see thee in our waters yet appear : Ami make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James" That Elizabeth " gave him many gracious marks of her favour," has been mentioned by Rowe as a matter...
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William Shakspere: a biography, Book 1

Charles Knight - 1843 - 542 pages
...Lost,' containing as it does in every line the evidence of being a youthful work, was very early one of those " flights upon the banks of Thames That so did take Eliza," Raleigh is so called by Spenser. NOTE ON HENTZNER'S ACCOUNT OF THE COURT AT GREENWICH. PAUL HENTZNER,...
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The Works of William Shakspeare: The Text Formed from an Intirely ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1844
...ignoranee. Swect Swan of Avon, what a sight it were, To see thee in our waters yct appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James! But stay; I see thee in the hemisphere Advane'd, and made a constellation there : Shine forth, thou...
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