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" Achilles' image stood his spear, Grip'd in an armed hand : himself behind Was left unseen, save to the eye of mind. A hand, a foot, a face, a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. "
Shakespeares̓ Venus and Adonis, Lucrece, and Other Poems - Page 152
by William Shakespeare - 1906 - 297 pages
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Shakespeare's Sonnets & Poems

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2011 - 704 pages
...compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear Gripped in an armed hand; himself, behind, 1425 Was left unseen, save to the eye of mind. A hand,...a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. 1429. strong-besieged: ie, heavily besieged 1430. Hector: eldest of Priam's fifty sons and foremost...
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Seeming Knowledge: Shakespeare and Skeptical Faith

John D. Cox - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 348 pages
...was there, Conceit deceitful, so compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear Gripped in an armed hand; himself, behind, Was left unseen,...a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. (1422-28) Achilles' spear gripped in an armed hand is enough to evoke the whole warrior in the imagined...
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Poems: Third Series

William Shakespeare, Katherine Duncan-Jones, H. R. Woudhuysen - Drama - 2007 - 593 pages
...Fame, 1.140-363. o I 1 u -§> .2 32 -5 o "c o < I That for ACHILLES' image stood his spear, Griped in an armed hand; himself behind Was left unseen,...a leg, a head, Stood for the whole to be imagined. (1422-8) The unusual visual strategy of making weapons and other objects more conspicuous than the...
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's Poetry

Patrick Cheney - Literary Criticism - 2007
...was there: Conceit deceitful, so compact, so kind, That for Achilles' image stood his spear, Gripped in an armed hand; himself behind Was left unseen,...a leg, a head Stood for the whole to be imagined. (i42.2.-8)i6 'Imagined' by whom, if not by the reader? We are the context. What we bring to the poem...
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Venus und Adonis und Tarquin und Lukrezia: in der Übersetzung von Heinrich ...

William Shakespeare - 2007 - 337 pages
...Achilles' image stood his spear, 1425 Grip'd in an armed hand; himself behind Was left unseen, save in the eye of mind. A hand, a foot, a face, a leg, a...for the whole to be imagined. And from the walls of strong besieged Troy, 1430 When their brave hope bold hector march'd to field, Stood many Troyan mothers,...
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Renaissance Figures of Speech

Sylvia Adamson, Gavin Alexander, Katrin Ettenhuber - History - 2007 - 306 pages
...fear' (1435), and Achilles, standing just outside the frame of the picture, is metonymised in . . . his spear, Gripp'd in an armed hand; himself behind Was left unseen, save to the eye of mind. (1424-6) The ekphrastic precision of these renditions, a precision which would in fact be unrenderable...
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