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" ... languishing faintness, begin to stand and to rest himself ; if the moon should wander from her beaten way ; the times and seasons of the year blend themselves by disordered and confused mixture ; the winds breathe out their last gasp ; the clouds... "
The Lady's Magazine: Or Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex ... - Page 447
1829
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Troilus and Cressida

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 500 pages
...their last gaspe, the cloudes yeeld no rayne, the earth be defeated of heauenly influence, the fruites of the earth pine away as children at the withered breasts of their mother no longer able to yeeld them reliefe, what would become of man himselfe, whom these things now do all serue? See we not...
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The Borderlands of Science: Where Sense Meets Nonsense

Michael Shermer - Science - 2001 - 368 pages
...celestial spheres should forget their wonted motions . . . if the moon should wander from her beaten way what would become of man himself, whom these things now do all serve?50 Following his description of heavenly orderliness in Troilus and Cressida, Shakespeare is...
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Glorious Companions: Five Centuries of Anglican Spirituality

Richard H. Schmidt - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 360 pages
...breathe out their last gasp, the clouds yield no rain, the earth be defeated of heavenly influence, the fruits of the earth pine away as children at the...obedience of creatures unto the law of nature is the stay of the whole world? L3-2 Nature and scripture It sufficeth therefore that nature and scripture...
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The Waning of the Renaissance, 1550-1640

William James Bouwsma - History - 2002 - 304 pages
...breathe out their last gasp, the clouds yield no rain, the earth be defeated of heavenly influence, the fruits of the earth pine away as children at the...become of man himself, whom these things now do all serve?1 Pascal too was terrified by "the eternal silence" of "the infinite spaces" in the new cosmos....
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Speaking for Nature: Women and Ecologies of Early Modern England

Sylvia Bowerbank - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 287 pages
...course, and leave altogether, though it were but for a while, the observation of her own lawes . . . what would become of man himself, whom these things...we not plainly that obedience of creatures unto the lawe of nature is the stay of the whole world?"30 By the end of the seventeenth century, English men...
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White Gloves of the Doorman: The Works of Leon Rooke

Branko Gorjup - Poetry - 2004 - 458 pages
...breathe out their last gasp, the clouds yield no rain, the earth be defeated of heavenly influence, the fruits of the earth pine away as children at the...withered breasts of their mother no longer able to yie them relief: what would become of man himself, whom all these togs now do serve? See we not plainly...
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Science and Religion, 1450-1900: From Copernicus to Darwin

Richard Olson - Religion - 2004 - 292 pages
...He gave his decree unto the sea, that the waters should not pass his commandment (Jer. v, 22). . . . See we not plainly that obedience of creatures unto the law of nature is the stay of the whole world? . . . We see then, how nature itself teacheth laws and statutes to live by....
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Literature and Science: Social Impact and Interaction

John H. Cartwright, Brian Baker - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 471 pages
...the clouds yield no rain, the earth be defeated of heavenly influence, the fruits of the earth for pine away as children at the withered breasts of their...obedience of creatures unto the law of nature is the stay of the whole world? Notwithstanding with nature it cometh sometimes to pass as with art. Let Phidias...
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Autobiography and Gender in Early Modern Literature: Reading Women's Lives ...

Sharon Cadman Seelig - Literary Criticism - 2006
...their last gaspe, the cloudes yeeld no rayne, the earth be defeated of heavenly influence, the fruites of the earth pine away as children at the withered breasts of their mother no longer able to yeeld them reliefe, what would become of man himselfe, whom these things now do all serve? See we not...
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Autobiography and Gender in Early Modern Literature: Reading Women's Lives ...

Sharon Seelig, Sharon Cadman Seelig - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 214 pages
...withered breasts of their mother no longer able to yeeld them reliefe, what would become of man himselfe, whom these things now do all serve? See we not plainly that obedience of creatures unto the lawe of nature is the stay of the whole world?" (Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity . . . Books I...
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