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Acted Hamlet Acted Macbeth actor appearance applause attention audience Bartley beautiful Birmingham blessed Bulwer Bunn called Cardinal Richelieu carriage Catherine character Charles Charles Kemble cheers Coriolanus Covent Garden Theater dear delighted Dickens Dined dinner dramatic dress Drury Lane effect Elstree engagement father feel felt Forster Garrick Garrick Club gave genius gentleman give hear heart Henry hope Horace Twiss Iago interest Kemble King King Lear Lady last night Lear leave letter London looked Lord Lord Lansdowne Macready's mind Miss morning never Othello passed performance person Philip Van Artevelde play pleased Pollock received rehearsal Richard III Richelieu scene seemed sent Shakespeare Sherborne Siddons spirit spoke stage Stanfield Talfourd talked thank thought tion told took town Virginius W. C. Macready Walked Werner WILLIAM CHARLES MACREADY wish words Wrote young
Page 79 - His was the spell o'er hearts Which only acting lends, — The youngest of the sister Arts, Where all their beauty blends : For ill can Poetry express Full many a tone of thought sublime, And Painting, mute and motionless, Steals but a glance of time. But by the mighty actor brought, Illusion's perfect triumphs come, — Verse ceases to be airy thought, And Sculpture to be dumb.
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Page 69 - My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep; the more I give to thee, The more I have, for both are infinite.
Page 34 - ... accent of Christians nor the gait of Christian, pagan, nor man, have so strutted and bellowed that I have thought some of nature's journeymen had made men, and not made them well, they imitated humanity so abominably.
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