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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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Encyclopędia Americana, ed. by F. Lieber assisted by E. Wigglesworth (and T ...

Encyclopaedia Americana - 1831
...arms, and as sometimes seen floating on the surface of the ocean. Shokspeare gives them a voice : I heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such...breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song. Oheron, in Midsummer Night's Dream. This reminds us of the aucient syrens, who, however, were winged...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831
...Till I torment thee for this injury. — My gentle Puck, come hither : Thou remembcr'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a...back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, Trnt the rude sea grew civil at her song ; And certain stirs snot madly from their spheres, To he tr...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ...

William Shakespeare - 1833 - 1064 pages
...grove, Till I torment thee for this injury. — My gentle Puck, come hither: Thou remember'st Since once + front their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. I'm f.. I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, (but...
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Midsummer-night's dream. Love's labor's lost. Merchant of Venice. As you ...

William Shakespeare - 1836
...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...from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. Puck. I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, (but thou could'st not,) Flying between the cold moon...
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The Romance of Nature, Or, The Flower-seasons Illustrated

Louisa Anne Meredith, Mrs. Charles Meredith - Botanical illustration - 1836 - 253 pages
...PANSIES; OR LOVE IN IDLENESS. Oberon. My gentle Puck, come hither : thou remember'st Since once I Bat upon a promontory. And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea maid's music. Ptick. I remember— Obcron. That very time I saw, (but thou could'st not) Flying...
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Greek Pastoral Poets: Theocritus, Bion, and Moschus

Theocritus - English poetry - 1836 - 419 pages
...Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dialect and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil...from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. PUCK. " I remember. ODERON. " That very time I saw (but thou couldst not), Flying between the cold...
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The Romance of Nature, Or, The Flower-seasons Illustrated

Louisa Anne Meredith, Mrs. Charles Meredith - Botanical illustration - 1836 - 253 pages
...Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's hack Uttering such dulcet anil harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil at...certain stars shot madly from their spheres To hear the sea maid's music. Puck. I remember — Obe.run. That very time I saw, (but thou could'st not; Flying...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham, Volume 4

Englishmen - 1836
...knew to compliment royal vanity, the following lines in the ' Midsummer Night's Dream,' testify: " That very time I saw (but thou could'st not) Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid all arm'd : a certain aim he took At a fair vestal throned by the west ; And loos'd his love-shaft smartly...
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Prolusiones Historicę: Or, Essays Illustrative of the Halle of John Halle ...

Edward Duke - 1837 - 622 pages
...our great dramatist make Oberon, in conversation with Puck, to aver: " 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.'' * The Mermaid pourtrayed in the present engraving, beautiful in person, yet, alas ! desinens in piscem,...
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Prolusiones Historicę: Or, Essays Illustrative of the Halle of John Halle ...

Edward Duke - 1837 - 622 pages
...great dramatist make Oberon, in conversation with Puck, to aver : • " Thou remembcr'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a...from their spheres To hear the sea-maid's music." * The Mermaid pourtrayed in the present engraving, beautiful in person, yet, alas ! desinens in piscem,...
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