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" Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song ; And certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. "
Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical and Critical - Page 25
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The Mirror of literature, amusement, and instruction [ed. by T. Byerley ...

Thomas Byerley - 1823
...an important part in the political drama of Europe. No. XXIV. ELLEN : A SIMPLE TALE. — — — " A mermaid on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dulcet...breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song." SHAESFEARE. About six years ago I was staying at - , a watering-place on the Sussex coast. It was one...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 1

1823
...day play an important part in the political drama of Europe. Sue No. XXIV. ELLEN : A SIMPLE TALE. " A mermaid on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dulcet...breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song." SHAKSPEARE. About six years ago I was staying at - , a watering-place on the Sussex coast. It was one...
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The London Magazine, Volume 8

1823
...promontory, And heard a mcmiaid, 0:1 a dolphin's back. Tittering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That die aay, he bad studied with a secret avidity: they gave...ideas of men and life, or awakened in him splendi Write me such poetry as this indeed ; and perhaps I shall forgive it in your Dramas. Yet, inimitable...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1823
...thou shalt not from this grove, Till I torment thee for this injury. — My gentle Puck, come hither: Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, men were a certain number of youths, the sons of gentlemen, who. stood or walked near the person of...
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On the Beauties, Harmonies, and Sublimities of Nature: With ..., Volume 1

Charles Bucke - Nature - 1823
...Ci1nihcliiu', i. se. 4. Then, in the wantonness of our fancy, we see Oberon sitting On a promontory; And near a mermaid on a dolphin's back ; Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grows civil at her song. Midsummer Night's Dream, ii. so. 2. A mermaid1 is not a more extraordinary...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of William Hayley, Esq: The ..., Volume 2

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1823
...coloured sketch, at Flaxman's, " of your friend Howard. The subject poetically wild from " Shakspeare. ' And certain stars shot madly from their spheres ' To hear the sea-maid's music.' " Parts of it would please you highly. He has, I hear, a pic" ture from it at the Exhibition, which...
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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
...liveries; and the 'mazed world, By their increasef, now knows not which is which. LOVE IN IDLENESS. Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory,...madly from their spheres, To hear the seamaid's music. That very time I saw, (but thou couldst not), Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid all...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare, Part 1

William Shakespeare - 1824 - 830 pages
...this grove, Till 1 torment theeforthis injury. — My gentle Puck, come hither ! Thou remember' st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid,...their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. Puck. I remember. Obe. Thatvery time I saw, (but thou could'st not,) Flying between the cold moon aud the earth,...
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The life of Shakspeare; enquiries into the originality of his dramatic plots ...

Augustine Skottowe - 1824
...the power of the heart's-ease to create love. Elizabeth never received a more graceful compliment. " Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory,...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea maid's music. That every time I saw (but thou could'st not) Flying between the cold moon and the...
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The Life of Shakespeare: Enquiries Into the Originality of His ..., Volume 1

Augustine Skottowe - Dramatists, English - 1824
...Act IV. sc. 1. Act II. sc. 2. to create love. Elizabeth never received a more graceful compliment. " Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory,...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea maid's music. That every time I saw (but thou could'st not) Flying between the cold moon and the...
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