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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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Performing Maternity in Early Modern England

Kathryn M. Moncrief, Kathryn Read McPherson - History - 2007 - 247 pages
...reenter the worldly realm he neglected in his Milanese study and abjures his masculine form of magic: I'll break my staff. Bury it certain fathoms in the...deeper than did ever plummet sound I'll drown my book (5.1.54-7). The phallic staff, the phallogocentric book, are lost in earth and water, the two elements...
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Tolkien and Shakespeare: Essays on Shared Themes and Language

Janet Brennan Croft, Donald E. Palumbo, C.W. Sullivan III - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 336 pages
...[19:18-19] . Prospero echoes this renunciation when he declares, "But this rough magic / I here abjure, ... I'll break my staff, / Bury it certain fathoms in...than did ever plummet sound / I'll drown my book" (5.1.50-57). member, the King of England) . When we comprehend the underlying assumptions, it is not...
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Interred with Their Bones

Jennifer Lee Carrell - Fiction - 2007 - 416 pages
...spoke as a wayward father might excuse himself to his daughter. No performance, just apology. /'// break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the earth,...deeper than did ever plummet sound I'll drown my book. Too late, I realized what he was doing and darted forward, but he'd already reached the cliffs edge....
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Scena e parola in Shakespeare, Volume 24

Masolino D'Amico - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 250 pages
...music - which even now I do To work mine end upon their senses, that This airy charm is for, I '11 break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the earth, And deeper than did ever plummet sound l'I! drown my hook. (V, i, 33-57). Voi, elfi dei colli, dei ruscelli, degl'immobili laghi e dei boschi,...
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Hawthorne and Melville: Writing a Relationship

Jana L. Argersinger, Leland S. Person - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 378 pages
...political responsibilities. Turning from magic, the island's "sweet airs," he declares his intention to "break my staff / Bury it certain fathoms in the earth...than did ever plummet sound / I'll drown my book" (5.1.54-57). Hawthorne seems at several points of his sojourn to have been seized by a fear of drowning...
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Shakespeare: Essays aus Ungarn ; ausgewählt, übertragen und mit Anmerkungen ...

András Horn - 2008 - 208 pages
...sleepers, oped, and let 'em forth By my so potent an. But this rough magic I here abjure. ... . . . Fll break my staff, Bury it certain fathoms in the earth, And deeper than did ever plummet sound TU drown my book. (I, l, 33-51, 54-57) Der Gottheit. Und so überdauern wir Im Kerker Ränk' und Spaltungen...
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