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" What verse can do he has perform'd in this, Which he presumes the most correct of his; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 151
1845
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A Manual of English Literature historical and critical

Thomas Arnold - 1876
...But, spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakspeare's sacred name; 17* And, when he hears his godlike Romans rage, He, in a just...despair, would quit the stage; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does with disdain the foremost honors yield." In his next play, " All for...
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Dryden: Stanzas on the Death of Oliver Cromwell; Astraea Redux; Annus ...

John Dryden - 1878 - 301 pages
...secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name: Awed when he hears his godlike Roman rage, He in a just despair would quit the stage; And to an age less polished, more unskilled Does with disdain the foremost honours yield. As with the greater dead he...
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The English Poets, Volume 2

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...most correct of his ; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name : Awed when he hears his godlike Romans...despair would quit the stage ; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does with disdain the foremost honours yield. As with the greater dead he...
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The English Poets: Selections

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...most correct of his ; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name : Awed when he hears his godlike Romans...despair would quit the stage ; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does with disdain the foremost honours yield. As .with the greater dead he...
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The Life of John Dyrden

Walter Scott - 1882
...most correct of his; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name: Awed when he hears his godlike Romans...despair, would quit the stage ; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does, with disdain, the foremost honours yield." It is remarkable, as a trait...
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The Works of John Dryden, Volume 1

John Dryden, George Saintsbury, Walter Scott - Electronic book - 1882 - 459 pages
...most correct of his ; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name : Awed when he hears his godlike Romans...despair, would quit the stage ; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does, with disdain, the foremost honours yield." not consent that it should...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 2

Matthew Arnold - English poetry - 1882
...most correct of his ; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name : Awed when he hears his godlike Romans...despair would quit the stage ; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does with disdain the foremost honours yield. As with the greater dead he...
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English Literature in the Eighteenth Century

Thomas Sergeant Perry - English literature - 1883 - 450 pages
...most correct of his ; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakspere's sacred name : Awed, when he hears his god-like Romans...quit the stage, And, to an age less polish'd, more unskiU'd, Does, with disdain, the foremost honours yield." He wearied of the couplet, and threw the...
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Lives of Eminent Novelists and Dramatists

Walter Scott - Authors, English - 1887 - 617 pages
...secret shame lu vades his breast at Shakspeare's sacred namo : Awed wb.cn he hears his godlike Romaus rage, He, in a just despair, would quit the stage...unskill'd, Does, with disdain, the foremost honours yield." It is remarkable, as a trait of character, that, though our author admitted his change of opinion on...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden: Edited with a Memoir, Revised Text, and Notes

John Dryden, William Dougal Christie - 1893 - 662 pages
...shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name : Awed when he hears his godlike Romans rage, 15 He in a just despair would quit the stage ; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does with disdain the foremost honours yield. As with the greater dead he...
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