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" Like little wanton boys that swim on bladders, This many summers in a sea of glory ; But far beyond my depth : my high-blown pride At length broke under me ; and now has left me, Weary, and old with service, to the mercy Of a rude stream, that must for... "
The Plays of William Shakspeare: King Henry VIII ; Troilus and Cressida ... - Page 70
by William Shakespeare - 1811
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The Beauties of Shakespeare: Selected from Each Play : with a General Index ...

William Shakespeare, William Dodd - Fore-edge painting - 1824 - 385 pages
...killing frost; And,—when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness is a ripening,—nips his root, And then he falls, as I do. I have ventur'd,...summers in a sea of glory; But far beyond my depth: my high-blown pride At length broke under me; and now has left me, Weary, and old with service, to the...
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The Plays, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1824
...bears his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost ; And, when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness...nips his root, And then he falls, as I do. I have vcntur'd, * Absolute. •(• As the Pope's legate. JA writ incurring a penalty. Like little wanton...
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A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, by the author of The ...

British poets - 1824
...his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost ; And, — when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness...ripening, — nips his root, And then he falls as I do. O Gentlemen, the time of life is short : To spend that shortness basely, 'twere too long, Tho' life...
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The British Theatre: Or, A Collection of Plays, which are Acted at ..., Volume 6

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1824
...bears his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost ; And, when he thinks, good easy man ! full surely His greatness...ripening, — nips his root, And then he falls, as 1 do. I have ventured, Like little wanton boys, that swim on bladders, These many summers in a sea...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text by G. Steevens ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1826
...his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost ; And, — when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness...summers in a sea of glory ; But far beyond my depth : my high-blown pride At length broke under me; and now has left me, Weary, and old with service, to the...
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Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical and Critical, Volume 5

George Daniel, John Cumberland - English drama - 1826
...his blushing honours thick upon him : The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost ; And — when he thinks, good easy man ! full surely His greatness...nips his root, And then he falls, as I do. I have ventured, Like little wanton boys, that swim on bladders, These many summers in a sea of glory ; But...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Richard III. Henry VIII. Troilus ...

William Shakespeare - 1826
...blushing honours thick upon him :" : The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost ; And, — when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness...ripening, — nips his root, And then he falls, as I do. I haye ventur'd, Like little wanton boys that swim on bladders, This many summers in a sea of glory ;...
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The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. With a General ...

William Shakespeare - 1827 - 345 pages
...The third day, comes a frost, a killing frost; And, — when he thinks, good easy man, full surelj His greatness is a ripening, — nips his root, And...summers in a sea of glory; But far beyond my depth: my high-blown pride At length broke under me; and now hast left me, \Veary, and old with service, to the...
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The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. With a General ...

William Shakespeare - 1827 - 345 pages
...hears his blushing honours thick upon him: The third dav, comes a frost, a killing frost; And, — when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness...falls, as I do. I have ventur'd, Like little wanton boy? that swim on bladders This many summers in a sea of glory; But far beyond my depth: my high-blown...
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The Spectator: Corrected from the Originals, Volume 7

1827
...bears his blushing honours thick upon him ; The third day comes a frost, a killing frost : And when he thinks, good easy man, full surely His greatness...ripening, nips his root, And then he falls as I do.' We have likewise a fine example of this in the •whole part of Andromache in the Distrest Mother.,...
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