Bar, stage and platform: autobiographic memories

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Page 305 - Mortiboy. With Harp and Crown. This Son of Vulcan. My Little Girl. The Case of Mr. Lucraft. The Golden Butterfly. BY BESANT AND RICE, continued— By Celia's Arbour. The Monks of Thelema. 'Twas in Trafalgar's Bay. The Seamy Side. The Ten Years
Page 228 - Es bildet ein Talent sich in der Stille, Sich ein Charakter in dem Strom der Welt.
Page 188 - Here Lies the Body of Mr XEHEMIAH ROY CE Who Departed This Life Feb (?)— AD 1791 In the both Year of His Age Behold and see, as you pass by As you are now, so once was I. As I am now so you must be. Prepare for death and follow me.
Page 229 - Was tun? spricht Zeus- die Welt ist weggegeben, Der Herbst, die Jagd, der Markt ist nicht mehr mein. Willst du in meinem Himmel mit mir leben — So oft du kommst, er soll dir offen sein.
Page 218 - Oh, on thy rapid prow to glide! To sail the boundless skies with thee, And plough the twinkling stars aside, Like foam-bells on a tranquil sea! To brush the embers from the sun, The icicles from off the pole; Then far to other systems run, Where other moons and planets roll!
Page 77 - Sis humilie; pacem dilige ; magna fuge; Multa audi ; die pauca ; tace secreta ; minori Parcito ; majori cedito ; ferto parem ; Propria Cue ; non differ opus ; sis largue egeno ; Pacta tuere; patidisce; memento raori. EDMUND VENABLES. " A Jons ROBERTS." — A new measure of drink, enough to keep a man tipsy from Saturday to Sunday night, is universally known throughout Wales as
Page 311 - WINWOOD (70th thousand.) A Sketch of the Domestic History of an American Captain in the War of Independence, embracing events that occurred between and during the years 1763 and 1785 in New York and London. Illustrated by EWD Hamilton. AN ENEMY TO THE KING (70th thousand.) From the " Recently Discovered Memoirs of the Sieur de la Tournoire.
Page 147 - We all know Mr. Kean, Mr. Kean was great. But with 'im 'Amlet was a tragedy, with Mr. Fechter it's quite another thing. He has raised it to a mellerdram.
Page 62 - ... blue heaven, And my soul shall be at rest. " Oh golden legends writ in the skies, I turn towards you with longing soul, And list to the awful harmonies Of the spheres as on they roll. " My hair is grey and my sight nigh gone, My sword it rusteth against the wall ; Right have I spoken and right have I done : When shall I rest me once for all ? " Oh blessed Rest! Oh royal night ! Wherefore seemeth the time so long, Till I see yon stars in the fullest flight, And list to their loudest song ? " The...

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