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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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Biographical Sketches of Eminent British Poets: Chronologically Arranged ...

English poetry - 1857 - 508 pages
...still, while thy book doth live, And we have wits to read, and praise to give. * * * • * Sweet Swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our water yet appear, And make those nights upon the hanks of Thames That so did take Eliza and our Jama...
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Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1858
...lines ; In each of which he seems to shake a lance, As braudish'd at the eyes of ignorance. Sweet Swan of Avon, what a sight it were, To see thee in our...upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our James ! But stay ; I see thee in the hemisphere Advanc'd, and made a constellation there :...
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The National Review, Volume 6

Richard Holt Hutton, Walter Bagehot - 1858
...brandished 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, aud our James ! But stay, I see thee in the hemisphere, Advanced and made a constellation there. Shine forth, thou...
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The Greatest of Literary Problems: The Authorship of the Shakespeare Works ...

James Phinney Baxter - Drama - 1915 - 685 pages
...reconciled with the theory of the actor's non-authorship of the plays in the Folio: — Sweet Swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our waters yet appeare. Of course this seems to identify the actor with the author, for such an expression as occurs...
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Annales de Bretagne, Volume 15

Brittany (France) - 1900
...family. Yet must I not give nature ail ; thy art, M y gentle Shakespeare, must enjoy a part. Sweet swan of Avon ! what a sight it were To see thee in our water yet appear, And make those flights upon thé banks of Thames, That did so take Eliza, and our...
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Ulysses Annotated: Notes for James Joyce's Ulysses

Don Gifford, Robert J. Seidman - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 645 pages
...Memory of William Shakespeare," in the First Folio edition of Shakespeare's works (1623): "Sweet Swan of Avon! What a sight it were / To see thee in our...make those flights upon the banks of Thames, / That did so take Eliza, and our James!" (lines 71-74). 9.163 (188:25). Composition of place. Ignatius Loyola...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...the laurel, he may gain a scorn; For a good poet's made, as well as born. (1. 50-59) 46 Sweet Swan nothing long; To pervert truth, to ride it for a purpose. To use g (1. 66-67) HelP; JCP; LiTB; NoP; OAEL-1; OBS; PoEL-2; SeCP; SeCV-1; TrGrPo To William Camden 47 Camden,...
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英美名詩一百首

American poetry - 1993 - 395 pages
...each of which, he seemes to shake a Lance, As brandish't at the eyes of Ignorance. Sweet Swan of Auon! what a sight it were To see thee in our waters yet appeare, And make those flights vpon the bankes of Thames, That so did take Eliza, and our lames! But...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...Unes; In each of which he seems to shake a lance, As brandish'd at the eyes of ignorance. Sweet Swan ight, Make war with him that climb'd unto their nest,...their young's defence? For shame, my liege, make th Ri™ and our James! But stay, I see thee in the hemisphere Advanced, and made a constellation there:...
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But the Irish Sea Betwixt Us: Ireland, Colonialism, and Renaissance Literature

Andrew Murphy - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 227 pages
...favourably against European literary figures both contemporary and classical. The subsequent reference to 'those flights upon the banks of Thames, That so did take Eliza and our James' reinforces the notion that Shakespeare is the poet of the British state, of two monarchs...
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