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" tis, to cast one's eyes so low! The crows and choughs, that wing the midway air, Show scarce so gross as beetles : Half way down Hangs one that gathers samphire; dreadful trade! Methinks, he seems no bigger than his head: The fishermen, that walk upon... "
The Cambrian traveller's guide, and pocket companion [by G. Nicholson]. - Page 351
by George Nicholson - 1840
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Romantic Aversions: Aftermaths of Classicism in Wordsworth and Coleridge

Douglas Kneale - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 227 pages
...SY9te Virgin fuĞ! Shakespearean contexts, with the latter also containing midway and halfway images: "The crows and choughs that wing the midway air /...beetles. Half way down / Hangs one who gathers samphire" (King Lear 4.6.13-15). The verb "hangs" shows "a slight exertion of the faculty which I denominate...
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The Space of the Stage

Jeffrey Masten, Wendy Wall - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 290 pages
...after all, cannot see anything: Come on sir, here's the place. Stand still. How fearful And dizzy 'tis to cast one's eyes so low! The crows and choughs that...wing the midway air Show scarce so gross as beetles. Halfway down Hangs one that gathers samphire, the dreadful trade! Methinks he seems no bigger than...
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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

William Shakespeare, Jane Armstrong - Drama - 1999 - 396 pages
...grave. Macbeth 4.3.164-6, ROSSE TO MACDUFF; see also PATRIOTISM SEA, the 8 How fearful And dizzy 'tis to cast one's eyes so low. The crows and choughs that...wing the midway air Show scarce so gross as beetles. Halfway down Hangs one that gathers samphire, dreadful trade; Methinks he seems no bigger than his...
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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

Jane Armstrong - Drama - 1999 - 408 pages
...grave. Macbeth 4.3.164-6, ROSSE TO MACDUFF; see also PATRIOTISM SEA. the 8 How fearful And dizzy 'tis to cast one's eyes so low. The crows and choughs that...wing the midway air Show scarce so gross as beetles. Halfway down Hangs one that gathers samphire, dreadful trade; Methinks he seems no bigger than his...
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John Soane: An Accidental Romantic

Gillian Darley - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 358 pages
...be suggested by one precipitous view: 'Here lies the place stand still. How fearful, and dizzy 'tis, to cast one's eyes so low! The crows and choughs, that wing the mid-way air, show scarce as gross as beetles.' The hea\y rain intensified a mood of Shakespearean tragedy. Mrs Hofland well...
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The Oxford Shakespeare: The History of King Lear: The 1608 Quarto

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 336 pages
...'re better spoken . 10 EDGAR Come on, sir, here's the place. Standstill. Howfearful And dizzy 'tis to cast one's eyes so low! The crows and choughs that...wing the midway air Show scarce so gross as beetles . Halfway down Hangs one that gathers samphire, dreadful trade ! 15 Methinks he seems no bigger than...
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The Vanishing: Shakespeare, the Subject, and Early Modern Culture

Christopher Pye, Class of 1924 Professor of English at Williams College Christopher Pye - Social Science - 2000 - 199 pages
...Dover. Edgar describes the view: Come on, sir; here's the place: stand still. How fearful And dizzy 'tis to cast one's eyes so low! The crows and choughs that...wing the midway air Show scarce so gross as beetles; halfway down Hangs one that gathers sampire, dreadful trade! Methinks he seems no bigger than his head....
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Henry V, War Criminal?: And Other Shakespeare Puzzles

John Sutherland, Cedric Thomas Watts - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 220 pages
...picture to persuade his father that they are teetering on an awful brink: How fearful And dizzy 'tis to cast one's eyes so low! The crows and choughs that...wing the midway air Show scarce so gross as beetles. Halfway down Hangs one that gathers samphire, dreadful trade! Methinks he seems no bigger than his...
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Adaptations of Shakespeare: A Critical Anthology of Plays from the ...

Daniel Fischlin, Mark Fortier - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 320 pages
...GLOSTER Methinks y'are better Spoken. EDGAR Come on, Sir, here's the Place, how fearfull And dizy 'tis to cast one's Eyes so Low. The Crows and Choughs that wing the Mid-way Air Shew scarce so big as Beetles, halfway down Hangs one that gathers Sampire, dreadfull Trade! The Fisher-men...
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The Peripatetic

John Thelwall - Poetry - 2001 - 447 pages
...the airy brow, and afterwards from the terrific base, of Dover cliffs. "How fearful "And dizzy 'tis, to cast one's eyes so low? "The crows, and choughs,...the midway air, "Show scarce so gross as beetles: halfway down "Hangs one that gathers samphire; dreadful trade! "Methinks he seems no bigger than his...
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