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" Some heavenly music, (which even now I do) To work mine end upon their senses, that This airy charm is for, I'll break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the earth, And, deeper than did ever plummet sound, I'll drown my book. "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections and ... - Page 162
by William Shakespeare - 1821
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Shakespeare and the Human Mystery

J. Philip Newell - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 134 pages
...passing, and so when Prospero completes his task he says, . . . this rough magic I here abjure . . . ... Ill break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the earth, And deeper than did ever plummet sound 111 drown my book. (Tempest V 1 50-7) His book of wisdom he casts into the sea. It is like the sea...
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Doctor Sleep

Madison Smartt Bell - Fiction - 2003 - 290 pages
...841 Broadway New York, NY 10003 03 04 05 06 07 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 For Beth, with love /'// break m Bury it certain fathoms in the earth, And deeper than did ever plummet sound I'll drown my book—SHAKESPEARE, The Tempest acknowledgments For ideas about Giordano Bruno and Hermetic myth and...
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Selected Plays of Hélène Cixous

Hľn̈e ACixous, Hélène Cixous - Drama - 2004 - 226 pages
...Theseus. 99 See the ending of The Eumenides. 100 See Prospero in Shakespeare's The Tempest (5.1.54-7): I'll break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the earth, And deeper than did ever any plummet sound I'll drown my book. 101 Forzza has just won the presidential election. 102 Allusion...
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Rough Magicke

John William Houghton - Fiction - 2005 - 410 pages
...their sleepers, oped, and let em forth By my so potent art. But this rough magic I here abjure. . . . I'll break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the...than did ever plummet sound, I'll drown my book.' "It's from the beginning of Act Five, but he doesn't actually break the staff till the end of the act."...
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The Collected Poems of Ted Berrigan

Ted Berrigan - Poetry - 2005 - 758 pages
...and When I have required some heavenly music which even now I do to work mine end upon their senses My staff bury it certain fathoms in the earth And...deeper than did ever plummet sound I'll drown my book. Itis 5:15 am Dear Chris, hello. THE SECRET LIFE OF FORD MADOX FORD 1. STOP STOP SIX Livid sweet undies...
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The Cartoon Illustrated Edition of The Tempest

William Shakespeare - 2006 - 60 pages
...and set them free. Butthis rough nnagic I here abdure; and when I have required Some heavenly music (which even now I do) To work mine end upon their...deeper than did ever plummet sound I'll drown my book. But I'll no longer use this crude magic. And after I've made some heavenly music (which I'm doing now)...
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In the Agora: The Public Face of Canadian Philosophy

A. D. Irvine, John Russell - Philosophy - 2006 - 486 pages
...this rough magic I here abjure; and when I have requir'd Some heavenly music - which even now I do ... I'll break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the...deeper than did ever plummet sound I'll drown my book. The marvellous techniques we have acquired for bringing alive the past, and making vivid things that...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...sc. 1, 1. 156 (16n) 444 But this rough magic I here abjure. The Tempest act 5, sc. 1, 1. 50 (16n) 445 annot qualify war in harsher terms than I will. War is cruelty, and you The Tempest act 5, sc. 1, 1. 54 (16n) 446 Where the bee sucks, there suck I, In a cowslip's bell I...
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Shakespeare: una "Tempesta" dopo l'altra

Laura Di Michele - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 359 pages
...dominato: Pros. My charms I'll break, their senses FU restore And they shall be themselves [...] [...] l'I! break my staff; Bury it certain fathoms in the earth And deeper than did ever plummet sound I'Il drown my book. (V, i, 31-32; 54-57) Molti critici shakespeariani hanno rintracciato nel personaggio...
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Italian Culture in the Drama of Shakespeare & His Contemporaries: Rewriting ...

Michele Marrapodi - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 286 pages
...renounces his power: But this rough magic I here abjure. And when I have required Some heavenly music - which even now I do To work mine end upon their senses...deeper than did ever plummet sound I'll drown my book. (5.1.50-57) Prospero ritualistically sheds his mantle of power - his magic vestments, his mighty staff,...
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