Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen, Volume 1

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Westermann, 1846 - Languages, Modern
Vols. for 1858- include "Sitzungen der Berliner Gesellschaft für das Studium der neuren Sprachen."

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Page 63 - Ronsard, qui le suivit, par une autre méthode, Réglant tout, brouilla tout, fit un art à sa mode, Et toutefois longtemps eut un heureux destin. Mais sa muse, en français parlant grec et latin, Vit dans l'âge suivant, par un retour grotesque, Tomber de ses grands mots le faste pédantesque.
Page 396 - It strikes, it strikes ; now, body, turn to air, Or Lucifer will bear thee quick to Hell. [Thunder and lightning. O soul, be changed into little water-drops, And fall into the ocean : ne'er be found.
Page 51 - How full of change ; how brittle our estate ; Of nothing sure, save only of the death, To whom both man and all the world doth owe Their end at last...
Page 153 - I have got such a cold, as I shall not be able to get rid of in a hurry. I got to the treasury about noon, but first of all I got shaved and dressed. I soon got into the secret of getting a memorial before the board, but I could not get an answer then ; however, I got intelligence from the messenger, that I should most likely get one the next morning.
Page 394 - Oft have I thought to have done so; but the devil threatened to tear me in pieces, if I named God, to fetch both body and soul, if I once gave ear to divinity : and now 'tis too late.
Page 394 - And what wonders I have done, all Germany can witness, yea, all the world; for which Faustus hath lost both Germany and the world, yea heaven itself, heaven, the seat of God, the throne of the blessed, the kingdom of joy; and » must remain in hell for ever, hell, ah, hell, for ever!
Page 153 - GOT shaved and dressed. — I soon GOT into the secret of GETTING a memorial before the board ; but I could not GET an answer then; however I GOT intelligence from the messenger, that I should most likely GET one the next morning.
Page 52 - Their end at last; neither should nature's power In other sort against your heart prevail, Than as the naked hand whose stroke assays The armed breast where force doth light in vain. Gorb. Many can yield right sage and grave...
Page 394 - Ah, my God, I would weep, but the Devil draws in my tears. Gush forth blood instead of tears! Yea, life and soul!
Page 387 - Marlowe bathed in the Thespian springs, Had in him those brave translunary things That the first poets had: his raptures were All air, and fire, which made his verses dear For that fine madness still he did retain Which rightly should possess a poet's brain.

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