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" Sweet Swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our waters yet appear, And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James... "
Bentley's quarterly review - Page 58
1860
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...poem, " To the Memory of my beloved Mr. William Shakespeare, and what he hath left us 7 " "Sweet Swan of Avon, what a sight it were, To see thee in our...flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and our James ! " So that, upon the whole, we can by no means bring ourselves to regard the forecited...
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Knight's Excursion companion. Excursions from London, 1851

Charles Knight - 1851
...associations with Shakspere. His contemporaries connected his fame with his native river : — " Sweet swan of Avon, what a sight it were, To see thee in our...flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and our James !" So wrote Jonson in his manly lines, " To the Memory of my Beloved, the Author, Mr....
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Biographical Essays. [Articles from various periodicals. Edited by ..., Volume 1

Thomas De Quincey - 1851 - 288 pages
...royal favor towards Shakspeare. Now he, in words which leave no room for doubt, exclaims, ' Sweet swan of Avon, what a sight it were To see thee in our waters...flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Elizu and our James.' These princes, then, were taken, were fascinated, with some of Shakspeare's dramas....
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Biographical Essays

Thomas De Quincey - 1851 - 288 pages
...which leave no room for doubt, exclaims, ' Sweet swan of Avon, what a sight it were To see thee ia our waters yet appear; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and our James,' These princes, then, were taken, were fascinated, with some of Shakspeare's dramas....
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Percy Hamilton; or, The adventures of a Westminster boy

William Pitt Lennox (lord.) - 1851
...first to bring forward the plays of Shakspeare. He seems to have felt with Ben Jonson — " Sweet Swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our water yet appear." The sight has been realized ; and the "Swan of Avon," somewhat ruffled by the neglect...
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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1851
...of Elizabeth and James were conceived. The dramatic entertainments — Shakspere's especially — " those flights upon the banks of Thames That so did take Eliza and our James," — were open to all the world ; and the great showed their good sense in cherishing...
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Shakspere: his times and contemporaries

George Markham Tweddell - 1852
...he pleased Elizabeth ; that he ia popular with the Stuart as well as the Tndor :— •' Sweet Swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our water yet appear, And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and our James...
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The Plays of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Old Copies, and by the ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 884 pages
...brandish'd at the eyes of ignorance. Sweet Swan of Avon, what a sight it were, To see thee in our water salind) for wife. Ros. I might ask you for your commission ; but, — I do take thee, and our James. But stay ; I see thee in the hemisphere Advanc'd, and made a constellation there : Shine...
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The Works of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Recently ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1853
...of which he seems to shake a lance, As brandish'd at the eyes of ignorance. To see thee in our water yet appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James. But stay ; I see thee in the hemisphere Advane'd, and made a constellation there : Shine...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1853
...brandish'd at the eyes of ignorance. • Sweet Swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our water yet appear, And make those flights upon the banks of Thames That so did take Eliza and our James ! But stay, I see thee in the hemisphere Advanced, and made a constellation there 1 Shine...
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