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" Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song ; And certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. "
The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ... - Page 283
by William Shakespeare - 1883
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Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical & Critical. Printed ...

English drama - 1828
...grove, Till I torment thee for this injury. — My gentle Puck, come hither: [I'uck advances to Oieron.] thou remember'st, Since once I sat upon a promontory,...their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. Puck. (L. c.) I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, (but thou couldst not,) Flying between the cold moon...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare: With a Life, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1828
...thy way : thou shalt not from this grove, Till I torment thee for this injury.— My gentle Puck,come hither: Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory,...shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's musick. Puch. I remember. Ohe. That very time I saw (but thou could'st not), Flying between the cold...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science ..., Volume 14

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...maid; A sea woman ; an animal, real or supposed, with a woman's head and fish's tail. Thou remembrest, Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid...breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song. Shaksiteiue. VOL. XIV. Did sense persuade Ulysses not h heir The mennaiils' songs, which so his men...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ...

William Shakespeare - 1833 - 1064 pages
...chide down-right, if I longer stay. [Exeunt TITANM, and her Train. Obe. Well, go thy way : thou sbalt Shakespeare front their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. I'm f.. I remember. Obe. That very time I saw, (but...
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The Romance of Nature, Or, The Flower-seasons Illustrated

Louisa Anne Meredith, Mrs. Charles Meredith - Botanical illustration - 1836 - 253 pages
...PANSIES; OR LOVE IN IDLENESS. Oberon. My gentle Puck, come hither : thou remember'st Since once I Bat upon a promontory. And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea maid's music. Ptick. I remember— Obcron. That very time I saw, (but thou could'st not) Flying...
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Greek Pastoral Poets: Theocritus, Bion, and Moschus

Theocritus - English poetry - 1836 - 419 pages
...Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid, on a dolphin's back, Uttering such dialect and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil...To hear the sea-maid's music. PUCK. " I remember. ODERON. " That very time I saw (but thou couldst not), Flying between the cold moon and the earth,...
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Prolusiones Historicæ: Or, Essays Illustrative of the Halle of John Halle ...

Edward Duke - 1837 - 622 pages
...prudent, Ulysses, thus does our great dramatist make Oberon, in conversation with Puck, to aver: " Thou remember'st Since once I sat upon a promontory,...from their spheres To hear the sea-maid's music.'' * The Mermaid pourtrayed in the present engraving, beautiful in person, yet, alas ! desinens in piscem,...
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Prolusiones Historicæ: Or, Essays Illustrative of the Halle of John Halle ...

Edward Duke - 1837 - 622 pages
...thus does our great dramatist make Oberon, in conversation with Puck, to aver : • " Thou remembcr'st Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid,...from their spheres To hear the sea-maid's music." * The Mermaid pourtrayed in the present engraving, beautiful in person, yet, alas ! desinens in piscem,...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 15

American periodicals - 1840
...ocean : ' Thou rememberest Since oncff I sat upon a promontory. And heard a mermaid on a dolphin s back. Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath,...from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music.' Indeed, I was in the very mood to conjure up all the imaginary beings with which poetry has peopled...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 15

American periodicals - 1840
...reminded of Oberon's exquisite description of music and moonlight on the ocean : ' Thou rememberest Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid'a music.' Indeed, I was in the very mood to conjure up all the imaginary beings with which...
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