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" His legs bestrid the ocean: his rear'd arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all the tuned spheres, and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. "
The Works of Mr. William Shakespear: In Eight Volumes. Adorn'd with Cuts - Page 1738
by William Shakespeare - 1709
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Speech and Performance in Shakespeare's Sonnets and Plays

David Schalkwyk, Academic Director of Global Shakespeare David Schalkwyk - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 262 pages
...earth. DOLABELLA Most sovereign creature CLEOPATRA His legs bestrid the ocean; his reared arm Crested the world. His voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty, There was no winter in 't; an autumn 'twas,...
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The Arden Shakespeare Complete Works

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1998 - 1344 pages
...DOLABELLA Most sovereign creature - 80 CLEOPATRA His legs bestrid the ocean; his reared arm Crested the world; his voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty, 85 There was no w inter in't; an autumn...
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Byron and Shakespeare

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 408 pages
...him as any is Cleopatra's dream-speech on Antony: His legs bestrid the ocean; his rear'd arm Crested the world; his voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to Friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty, There was no winter in't; an Antony 'twas...
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Shakespeare's Tragic Skepticism

Millicent Bell - Drama - 2002 - 283 pages
...course and lighted The little O, the earth. . . . His legs bestrid the ocean, his reared arm Crested the world; his voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty, There was no winter ín't; an autumn 'twas...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 33

Kenneth Muir - Drama - 2002 - 236 pages
...217-19. Dolabclla. Most sovereign creature, Cleopatra. His legs bestrid the ocean, his rear'd arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to friends: But when he meant to quail, and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty, There was no winter in't: an autumn 'twas...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 24

Kenneth Muir - Drama - 2002 - 204 pages
...there are all sorts of polarities juxtaposed. Cleopatra defines one of them in her dream of Antony: his voice was propertied As all the tuned spheres,...and that to friends; But when he meant to quail, and shake the orb, He was as ratding thunder. (v, ii, 83-6) Notice how Irene Worth's voice subdy reflects...
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The Shakespearian Tempest: With a Chart of Shakespeare's Dramatic Universe

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 360 pages
...thunder-music contrast — such as occurs throughout Coriolanus — in Cleopatra's dream of Antony: ... his voice was propertied As all the tuned spheres,...and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. (v. ii. 83) Here love's voice, as often elsewhere, is compared...
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A Short History of Western Performance Space

David Wiles - Drama - 2003 - 316 pages
...course and lighted The little O, o'th earth . . . His legs bestrid the ocean; his reared arm Crested the world; his voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to friends But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder . . ,8' it is easy for a modern audience in the reconstructed...
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Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare, Tony Farrell - Drama - 2004 - 208 pages
...earth. DOLABELLA Most sovereign creature CLEOPATRA His legs bestrid the ocean, his reared arm Crested the world; his voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to friends But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, 85 He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty, There was no winter in't - an autumn...
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Shakespeare's Tragic Sequence

Kenneth Muir - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 207 pages
...their course and lighted The little O, the earth ... His legs bestrid the ocean: his rear'd arm Crested the world: his voice was propertied As all the tuned...and that to friends; But when he meant to quail and shake the orb, He was as rattling thunder. For his bounty There was no winter in't; an autumn 'twas...
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