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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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Falstaff and Other Shakespearean Topics, Volume 10

Albert Harris Tolman - Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character) - 1925 - 270 pages
...refined than his own: But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name : Awed when he hears his godlike Romans...just despair would quit the stage; And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does with disdain the foremost honors yield.1 Dryden believed in conforming...
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Neo-Classical Dramatic Criticism 1560-1770

Thora Burnley Jones, Bernard De Bear Nicol - Drama - 1976 - 188 pages
...Parnassus: But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespear's sacred name: Aw'd when he hears his Godlike Romans rage, He, in a just...unskill'd. Does, with disdain the foremost Honours yield. (11. 13-18) The lines are followed by the comment that while he will not strive with the 'greater dead',...
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Dryden and the Problem of Freedom: The Republican Aftermath, 1649-1680

David Haley - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 285 pages
...his: But spite of all his pride a secret shame, Invades his breast at Shakespear's sacred Name: Aw'd when he hears his Godlike Romans rage, He, in a just despair, would quit the Stage. Significantly, his next play returns not only to blank verse but to Shakespeare's Romans cast in a...
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The Major Works

John Dryden - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 967 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. As with the greater dead he...
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W.H. Auden's Book of Light Verse

Wystan Hugh Auden - Poetry - 2004 - 553 pages
...; But spite of all his pride, a secret shame Invades his breast at Shakespeare's sacred name: Aw'd 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 honours yield. As with the greater dead he...
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Prologues, Epilogues, Curtain-raisers, and Afterpieces: The Rest of the ...

Daniel James Ennis, Judith Bailey Slagle - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 263 pages
...Dryden goes on to confess that he is "Awed when he hears [Shakespeare's] godlike Romans rage," and in a just despair, would quit the stage, And to an age less polished, more unskilled, Does with disdain the foremost honors yield. (Prologue, 13-18) Finally, it...
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Dryden & Howard 1664-1668 the text of an essay of dramatic poesy the indian ...

John Dryden - Drama - 1929 - 287 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. As with the greater...
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