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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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What I Saw in London: Or, Men and Things in the Great Metropolis

David W. Bartlett - London (England) - 1853 - 327 pages
...over his new-made grave at Stratford, on the river Avon, in his mournfulness he sung — " Sweet swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our waters yet appear ! But stay ! I see thee in the hemisphere Advanced, and made a constellation there : Shine forth, thou...
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THE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE

J. PAYNE COLLIER - 1853
...eyes of ignorance. To see thee in our water yet appear ; Sweet Swan of Avon, what a sight it were, most desolate isle, else falls Upon your heads) is nothing, but heart's and our James. Advanc'd, and made a constellation there : But stay ; I see thee in the hemisphere Shine...
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The Plays of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Old Copies, and by the ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 884 pages
...lines ; In each of which he seems to shake a lance, As brandish'd at the eyes of ignorance. Sweet Swan ow farewell, Till half an hour hence. Per 0 water yet appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our...
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Biographical Essays

Thomas De Quincey - 1854 - 288 pages
...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 Eliza and our James.' These princes, then, were taken, were fascinated, with some of Shakspeare's dramas....
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Etudes de littérature ancienne & étrangeère

Villemain (M.) - Classical literature - 1854 - 395 pages
...et 1. New Particulars regarding the works of Shakspeare, from J. Payne Collier, 1836. 2. Sweet swan of Avon, what a sight it were To see thee in our waters...upon the banks of Thames , That so did take Eliza, and our James. d'autres lettrés du temps, entre autres le docteur Dorme, célèbre par l'amertume...
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Stratford as connected with Shakespeare: and the bard's rural haunts

Edwin Lees - Dramatists, English - 1854 - 66 pages
...PUBLISHED BY E.ADAMS. 1854. [SECOND EDITION.] STRATFORD AND THE HAUNTS OF SHAKESPEAEE. " Sweet Swan of Avon, what a sight it were To see thee in our waters yet appear!" BARE BEN JONSOH. BEAUTIFUL as is the situation of the town of Stratford, on the banks of the Warwickshire...
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The book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854
...lines : In each of which he seems to shake a lance, As 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...
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Once Upon a Time, Volume 1

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1854
...Lost,' containing as it does in every line the evidence of being a youthful work, was very early one of those " Flights upon the banks of Thames That so did take Eliza." * Raleigh is so called by Spenser. VOL. I. BEN JONSON'S MOTHEE. IN Hartshorn Lane, near Charing Cross,...
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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of ..., Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1855
...positively told by Ben Jonson in his elegy on " The Swan of Avon"— " What a sight it were. To see thee on our waters yet appear; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and OCR JAMES !"• Hooker was the favorite vernacular author of James; and his earliest inquiry, on...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: Comprising His Plays and Poems ...

William Shakespeare - 1855 - 986 pages
...lines ; In each of which he seems to shake a lance, As brandishM at the eyes of ignorance. Sweet Swan = water yet appear ; And make those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take EHza, and our...
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