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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. "
The Plays of William Shakespeare ...: With the Corrections and Illustrations ... - Page 272
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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Shakespeare And Music

David Lindley - Drama - 2006 - 284 pages
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The Misericords of Norwich Cathedral

Martial Rose - Architecture - 1994 - 71 pages
...seen in the company of dolphins (21 ) Oberon, too, recalls this association when he tells Puck that he 'heard a mermaid on a dolphin's back/ Uttering such...and harmonious breath/ That the rude sea grew civil with her song'. (A Midsummer .Might's Dream. II . i. 150). In this carving the lion is not a symbol...
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The Magic Casement - An Anthology of Fairy Poetry

Alfred Noyes - Poetry - 2006 - 412 pages
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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Webster's Chinese-traditional Thesaurus Edition

Icon Reference - Foreign Language Study - 2006 - 116 pages
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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Webster's French Thesaurus

Icon Reference - Foreign Language Study - 2006 - 120 pages
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The Idea of History

R. G. Colling Wood, R. G. Collingwood - History - 2006 - 372 pages
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Pseudonymous Shakespeare: Rioting Language in the Sidney Circle

Penny McCarthy - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 257 pages
...I say) withoout.13 Here is Shakespeare's version. Oberon says to Puck My gentle Puck, come hither. Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory,...shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maid's music. (II. 1.1 48-54) It might be objected that a mermaid on a dolphin's back cannot be a poetic reminiscence...
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The Complete Works Volume 4, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 700 pages
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Pseudonymous Shakespeare: Rioting Language in the Sidney Circle

Penny McCarthy - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 257 pages
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Memoirs Of The Court Of Queen Elizabeth, Volume 2

Lucy Aiken - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 536 pages
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