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" I do not know where to find, in "any play, a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising, as in this. This is indeed, according to Milton, to describe high passions and high actions. The fortitude of the Spartan boy, who let a beast gnaw out his... "
John Ford - Page vi
by John Ford - 1888 - 471 pages
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Dramatic Works, Volume 1

John Ford - English drama - 1811
...their value. " I do not know in any play a, catastrophe se grand, so solemn, and so surprising as this. This is indeed, according to Milton, to " describe...high actions." The fortitude of the Spartan boy, who lets a beast gnaw out his bowels till he died, without expressing a groan, is a faint bodily image...
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The Dramatic Works of John Ford: With an Introduction, and Notes ..., Volume 2

John Ford - 1831 - 347 pages
...exquisite, " where to find, in any play, a catastrophe so grand, KO solemn, and so surprising as this. This is indeed, according to Milton, to 'describe...fortitude of the Spartan Boy, who let a beast gnaw out hu bowels till he died, without expressing a groan, is a faint bodily irnag* of this dilaceration of...
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Essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1835 - 412 pages
...not know where to find, in any play, a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising as in this. This is indeed, according to Milton, to describe high...expressing a groan, is a faint bodily image of this dilaceratioa of the spirit, and exenteration of the inmost mind, which Calantha, with a holy violence...
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The Works of Charles Lamb: To which are Prefixed His Letters, and ..., Volume 2

Charles Lamb, Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd - English literature - 1850
...not know where to find, in any play, a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising as in this. This is, indeed, according to Milton, to describe...spirit and exenteration of the inmost mind, which Ca_lantha, with a holy violence against her nature, keeps closely covered, till the last duties of...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 14

Periodicals - 1851
...do not know where to find in any play a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising as this. This is indeed, according to Milton, ' to describe...bodily image of this dilaceration of the spirit, and excuteration of the inmost mind, which Calantha, with a holy violence against her nature, keeps closely...
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Specimens of English Dramatic Poets who Lived about the Time of Shakespeare ...

Charles Lamb - English drama - 1854 - 552 pages
...do not know where to find in any play a catastrophe BO grand, so solemn, and so surprising as this. This is indeed, according to Milton, to "describe...bowels till he died without expressing a groan, is a feint bodily image of this dilaeeration of the spirit and exenteration of the inmost mind, which Calantha...
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The Works of Charles Lamb: With a Sketch of His Life and Final ..., Volume 2

Charles Lamb, Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd - English literature - 1855
...not know where to find, in any play, a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising as in this. This is, indeed, according to Milton, to describe high passions and high actions, '•& fortitude of the Spartan boy, who let a beast gnaw out his Dowels till he died without expressing...
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Works: Including His Most Intesesting Letters

Charles Lamb - 1867 - 648 pages
...know where to find, in any play, a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising, as in this. This is indeed, according to Milton, to describe high...bodily image of this dilaceration of the spirit, and exenteritiou of the inmost mind, which Calantha, MM 2 with a holy violence against her nature, keeps...
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Works of Charles Lamb: Edited and Dramatic Tales, Essays and Critisms

Charles Lamb - English literature - 1876 - 704 pages
...not know where to find, in any play, a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising as in this. This is, indeed, according to Milton, to describe...is a faint bodily image of this dilaceration of the spirit.and exenteration of the inmost mind, which Calantha, with a holy violence against her nature,...
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The Complete Works of Charles Lamb: Containing His Letters, Essays, Poems, Etc

Charles Lamb - 1879 - 656 pages
...know where to find, in any play, a catastrophe so grand, so solemn, and so surprising, as in thi.s. true poetry and passion can do, to confer dignity...over her tuation but she suffers some diminution, dilaccration of the spirit, and exenteraĦ tion of the inmost mind, which Calanthu, with a holy violence...
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