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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 Rival Collection of Prose and Poetry, for the Use of Schools, Colleges ... - Page 121
1872 - 504 pages
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The Plays of Shakspeare: Printed from the Text of Samuel Johnson ..., Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1807
...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...shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's musick. Puck. I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, (but thou could'st not,) Flying between the cold...
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Effusions of love from Chatelar to Mary, queen of Scotland, tr. [or rather ...

William Henry Ireland - 1808
...history of this unfortunate princess, in his Midsummer's Night Dream, says -Thou remembers't Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a...from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music.ğ * Warburtoği, annotating upon this passage, says, " all this agrees with Mary, queen of Scots, and...
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1810
...and fatyence." MS.Harl. 203. TYRWH1TT. — My gentle Puck, come hither : Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a...shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music.9 [9j --"-— — Ğ— — — -.— .—..—. thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a prnmuntory,...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Much ado about nothing ; Midsummer-night's ...

William Shakespeare - 1811
...grove, Till I torment thec for this injury. — My gentle Puck, come hither: Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard A mermaid, on a...from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. Puck. I remember. Obe. T*wt very time I saw (but thou could'st not), Flying between the cold moon urn]...
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Twelfth-night ; Measure for measure ; Much ado about nothing ; Midsummer ...

William Shakespeare, Alexander Chalmers - 1811
...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...shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's musick. Puck. I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, (but thou could'st not,) Flying between the cold...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1810
...and patyence." MS.Harl. 293. TYKWHITT. — My gentle Puck, come hither : Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a...from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. 9 Since cnce I sat up na promontory* And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's back* Uttering such dulcet...
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The Feast of the Poets: With Notes, and Other Pieces in Verse

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1814 - 157 pages
...interrupt himself in his chair : — OBERON. My gentle Puck, come hither: — thou rememberest, Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maids music ? PUCK. I remember. OBERON. That very time I saw (but thou could'st not,) Flying betwixt...
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The Feast of the Poets: With Notes, and Other Pieces in Verse

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1814 - 157 pages
...thou rememberest, Since once I sat upon a promontory, And keard a mermaid, on a dolphin's \>ank, • Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maids music ? PUCK. I remember. OBERON. That very time I saw (but thou could'st not,) Flying betwixt...
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The Feast of the Poets: With Notes, and Other Pieces in Verse

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1815 - 157 pages
...Puck, come hither: — thou rememberest, Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mi'.mmid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea-maids music ? l'l-CK. I iTinrmln'r. That yeğy UĞe J sflw (buj: J.hpu coujd'sf ,np,t,) Flying...
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Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - English drama (Comedy) - 1872 - 196 pages
...with the splendid passage in ii. 1, where Oberon describes to Puck how, on a certain occasion, " I heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such...breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song." And all are no doubt aware that the subsequent lines, referring to " a fair vestal throned by the west,"...
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