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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: A Life in Art

Russell A. Fraser - 1988
...and the mermaid, saluting the "fair vestal" Elizabeth, gave Shakespeare's fairy king some good lines: Once I sat upon a promontory And heard a mermaid,...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea maid's music. Arion had a speech, addressed to the Queen, but making too free of the silver wine...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753), Volume 1

Theophilus Cibber - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 364 pages
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The Lightkeepers' Menagerie: Stories of Animals at Lighthouses

Elinor De Wire - Pets - 2007 - 328 pages
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Peripheral Vision

Patricia Ferguson - Fiction - 2007 - 335 pages
...gropingly, Once I sat upon a promontory, he remembered suddenly, and heard a mermaid on a dolphins back uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath that...shot madly from their spheres, to hear the sea-maid's music. 'Are you all right, Will?' He smiled at her. 'In rep in Birmingham there, for a second. The...
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The Lightkeepers' Menagerie: Stories of Animals at Lighthouses

Elinor De Wire - Pets - 2007 - 328 pages
...than this." Thou rememb 'rest Since once I sat upon a promontory And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin s back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath That...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maid 's music. Epilogue A view from above a Fresnel lens on display at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse...
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Much Ado about Will, Or, Shakespeare for Dummies: A Celebration of the Words ...

Robert Johanson - 2007 - 170 pages
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From Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry A. Beers - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 340 pages
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Dictionary of Shakespearean Quotations - Exhibiting the Most Forcible ...

William Shakespeare - Literary Collections - 2008 - 432 pages
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Flora Domestica, Or, the Portable Flower-Garden: With Directions for the ...

Leigh Hunt - Gardening - 2008 - 440 pages
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Flora Domestica, Or, the Portable Flower-Garden: With Directions for the ...

Elizabeth Kent - Gardening - 2008 - 436 pages
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