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" To gild refined gold, to paint the lily, To throw a perfume on the violet, To smooth the ice, or add another hue Unto the rainbow, or with taper-light To seek the beauteous eye of heaven to garnish, Is wasteful, and ridiculous excess. "
The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ... - Page 57
by William Shakespeare, Isaac Reed, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1817
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The plays and poems of William Shakespeare: accurately printed from the text ...

William Shakespeare - 1833 - 1064 pages
...any longed-for change, or better state. Sal. Therefore, to be possess'd with double pomp, To guard s) himself, Though yet he never harm'd me, here I quit...got his wife with child : Dead though she he, she Pern. But that your royal pleasure must be done, This act is as an ancient tale new told; And, in the...
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The young gentleman's book: containing a series of choice readings in ...

Literary Criticism - 1834
...repeating what must be obvious to every one that has read his valuable works. Shakespeare tells us " To gild refined gold, to paint the lily. To throw a perfume...ice, or add another hue Unto the rainbow, or with taper light To seek the beauteous eye of heaven to garnish, Is wasteful and ridiculous excess." In...
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Select plays from Shakspeare; adapted for the use of schools and young ...

William Shakespeare - History - 1836
...any long'd-for change, or better state. Sal. Therefore, to be possess'd with double pomp, To guard3 a title that was rich before, To gild refined gold,...heaven to garnish, Is wasteful, and ridiculous excess. Pem. But that your royal pleasure must be done, This act is as an ancient tale new told ; And, in the...
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Winter's tale. Comedy of errors. Macbeth. King John. King Richard II. King ...

William Shakespeare, Charles Symmons, John Payne Collier - 1836
...or better state. Sal. Therefore, to be possessed with double pomp, 1 Owns. a ie secretly. To guard1 a title that was rich before, To gild refined gold,...heaven to garnish, Is wasteful, and ridiculous excess. Pern. But that your royal pleasure must be done, This act is as an ancient tale new told ; And, in...
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Tremaine ; Or, The Man of Refinement

Robert Plumer Ward - 1836
...Evelyn, " not so rich or dazzling-, but scarcely less pleasing, and certainly more philosophical : To gild refined gold, to paint the lily, To throw a perfume...ice, or add another hue Unto the rainbow, or with taper light To seek the beauteous eye of Heav'n to garnish, Is wasteful, and ridiculous excess. The...
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The Dramatic Works and Poems of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Charles Symmons - 1836
...any long'd-for change, or better state. Sal. Therefore, to bo possess'd with double pomp, To guard* 4 6 7 \ 8 ! - . / ' 1 ) * t u v w x z 2 g h i j k l m n o < = > trie ice, or add another hue Unto the rainbow, or with taper-light To seek the beauteous eye of heaven...
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An Essay on the Nature, the End, and the Means of Imitation in the Fine Arts

M. Quatremère de Quincy (Antoine-Chrysostome) - Aesthetics - 1837 - 468 pages
...more feeble verse, and the greater its own riches, the less does it need those of poetry. " To guard a title that was rich before, To gild refined gold,...ice, or add another hue Unto the rainbow, or with taper light To seek the beauteous eye of heaven to garnish, Is wasteful and ridiculous excess." But...
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Complete Works: With Dr. Johnson's Preface, a Glossary, and an Account of ...

William Shakespeare - 1838 - 926 pages
...any long'd-for change, or better state. Sat. Therefore, to be possess'il with double pomp, To guard invention!;. Enter a Servant Sara. Mistress, your...be gone. [Exeunt BIASCA and Servant. Luc. 'Faith, Pern. But that your royal pleasure must be done, This act is as an ancient tale new told ; And, in...
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The wisdom and genius of Shakspeare: comprising moral philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...as frenzy thoughts. 26— v. 11. 165 Superfluous excess. To be possess'd with double pomp, To guard" a title that was rich before, To gild refined gold,...the violet, To smooth the ice, or add another hue r The style of gods, means, an exalted language ; such as we may suppose would be written by beings...
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