Miscellanies: The Foreign Relations of the British Empire: the Internal Resources of Ireland: Sketches of Character: Dramatic Criticism ...

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J. Cumming, 1835 - Great Britain - 282 pages
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Page 131 - and sure it is yet a most beautiful and sweet country as any is under heaven, being stored throughout with many goodly rivers, replenished with all sorts of fish, most abundantly sprinkled with many very sweet islands and goodly lakes, like little inland seas, that will carry even ships upon their waters.
Page 236 - What dost thou say ?" Iago: "Nothing, my lord, or if—I know not what." Oth. : " Was not that Cassio parted from my wife ?" Iago: " Cassio, my lord !—No, sure, I cannot think it, that he would steal away so
Page 236 - Was not that Cassio parted from my wife ?" Iago: " Cassio, my lord !—No, sure, I cannot think it, that he would steal away so guilty like, seeing your coming.
Page 220 - And thy commandment all alone shall live Within the book and volume of my brain, Unmix'd with baser matter. He
Page 69 - excellent to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant; to
Page 289 - She should have died hereafter. There would have been a time for such a word, — To-morrow, and to-morrow, and—to-morrow,
Page 177 - Now is the stately column broke, The beacon light is quenched in smoke, The trumpet's silver sound is still, The warder silent on the hill.
Page 62 - by her, hence poetry exalts Her voice to ages, and informs the page With music, image, sentiment and thought Never to die, the treasures of mankind, Their highest
Page ii - Thrice is he arm'd, that hath his quarrel just, And he but naked, tho' lock'd up in steel, Whose conscience with injustice is
Page 42 - The time and expense of navigation to China, Japan, the Spice Islands, and the far greatest part of the East Indies, will be lessened more than one-half, and the consumption of European commodities and manufactures will soon be more than doubled.

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