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Principles of English Etymology - Page 20
by Walter William Skeat - 1892 - 547 pages
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The Morality of Laughter

F. H. Buckley - Philosophy - 2005 - 240 pages
...the sudden turnabout — is why Pope's abrupt descent to whimsy in The Rape of the Lock amuses: 2O Here Thou, great Anna! whom three Realms obey Dost sometimes Counsel take — and sometimes Tea. Few things annoy more than the person who thinks himself amusing but who fails to surprise. We feel...
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W.H. Auden's Book of Light Verse

W. H. Auden - Poetry - 2004 - 553 pages
...its name. Here Britain's statesmen oft the fall foredoom Of foreign tyrants and of nymphs at home; Here thou, great ANNA ! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea. Hither the heroes and the nymphs resort, To taste awhile the pleasures of a court; In various talk...
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Samuel Johnson

Timothy Wilson-Smith - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 160 pages
...daughter tried to live in state in the renovated palace up the Thames, where, in Pope's words: '. . .Thou, Great Anna, whom three realms obey/ Dost sometimes Counsel take — and sometimes Tea.'22 Meanwhile, in Piccadilly aristocrats had built grand town houses like Devonshire House (pulled...
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Edgar Allan Poe: Rhetoric and Style

Brett Zimmerman - Literary Collections - 2005 - 408 pages
...famous examples of the device are, of course, the bathetic instances in Pope's The Rape of the Lock: "Here, Thou, Great Anna! whom three Realms obey,/ Dost sometimes Counsel take - and sometimes Tea"($.j8); "When Husbands or when Lap-dogs breathe their last" (3.158). Lanham provides a more contemporary...
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International Law and its Others

Anne Orford - Law - 2006
...to produce and reproduce over time.99 Already in the early 1700s, Pope can write, of Hampton Court, Here Thou, Great Anna\ whom three Realms obey, Dost sometimes Counsel take - and sometimes Tea.100 And he presumably did not count the principality of Wales, a separate nation, in his three...
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The ABC of Lit Crit

Frank H. Ellis - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 234 pages
...success. Matthew Arnold, The Study of Poetry (1880) Zeugma: yoking together of incongruities: . . . Great Anna! whom three Realms obey, Dost sometimes Counsel take — and sometimes Tea. Alexander Pope, The Rape of the Lock, III 7 (1714) Oxymoron: yoking together contradictions: cold fire,...
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Japanese Cooking: A Simple Art

Shizuo Tsuji - Cooking - 2007 - 507 pages
...century England. Alexander Pope observed in his famous rhyme about the royal palace of Hampton Court : Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea. Tea became known in Japan around the eighth century, long before it was exported from China to Europe....
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Renaissance Figures of Speech

Sylvia Adamson, Gavin Alexander, Katrin Ettenhuber - History - 2007 - 306 pages
...stain her Honour, or her new Brocade' (11.107); 'Or lose her Heart, or Necklace, at a Ball' (11.109); 'Here Thou, Great Anna\ whom three Realms obey, | Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes Tea (1n.7-8). John Butt (ed.), The Poems of Alexander Pope (London: Routledge, 1963), pp. 225, 227. 6....
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Semantic Relations in the Phenomenon of Syllepsis

Irina Giertz - 2007 - 56 pages
...different senses (predominantly, literal and metaphorical). For example, in the sentence Here thou, Anna! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take - and sometimes tea (Pope Rape of the lock, Canto III.7-8)13 the syllepsis is based on the two idiomatic uses of 'take'...
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The Scandal of the Season: A Novel

Sophie Gee - Fiction - 2008 - 350 pages
...its name. Here Britain's statesmen oft the fall foredoom Of foreign tyrants, and of nymphs at home; Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take — and sometimes tea. Hither our nymphs and heroes did resort, To taste awhile the pleasures of a court; In various talk...
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