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" These our actors, As I foretold you, were all spirits and Are melted into air, into thin air: And, like the baseless fabric of this vision, The cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit,... "
The Quarterly Review - Page 121
edited by - 1890
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The British Essayists;: Adventurer

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...cloud.capt towers, the gorgeous palaces* The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve ; And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind To these noble images Re adds a short but comprehensive observation on human life, not excelled by...
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The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the ...

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1808
...cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve; And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind. — My work is done. [Breaks his Wand. Henceforth this land to the afflicted be A place of refuge,...
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The Analectic Magazine: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography, Analytical ...

Books - 1814
...cloud capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea all which it inherit, shall dissolve; And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind.' " Tempest. Now it appears to us, upon 'a consideration of these and many such like passages, that there...
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Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century ..., Volume 2

John Nichols - Authors, English - 1817
...292. •f- SHAKESPEARE'S PLAYS ; Mr. Pope's Second Edition, 1728. Vol. I. — Tempest, p. 57: Prosp. shall dissolve And like this unsubstantial pageant faded Leave not a rack behind. Probably track or trace. Midsummer Night's Dream, p. 79 : Lys. either it was different in blood —...
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The British Essayists: Adventurer

James Ferguson - English essays - 1819
...cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve; And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack hehind —— To these noble images he adds a short, but comprehensive observation on human life, not...
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The British Essayists: Adventurer

James Ferguson - English essays - 1823
...cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve; And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind To these noble images he adds a short, but comprehensive observation on human life, not excelled by...
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 21-22

British essayists - 1823
...clond-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces. The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve, , And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind.— To these noble images he adds a short but comprehensive observation on human life, not excelled by...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare, Part 1

William Shakespeare - 1824 - 830 pages
...cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve; And, like this unsubstantial...dreams are made of, and our little life Is rounded with a sleep. — Sir, I am vcx'd ; Bear with my weakness ! my old brain is troubled. Bcnotdistnrb'd with...
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The Works of Shakspeare: From the Text of Johnson, Steevens, and Reed

William Shakespeare - Actors - 1825 - 896 pages
...cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which That for thine own gain : We are such stall' As dreams are made of, ami our little life Is rounded with a sleep. — Sir, I...
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A Selection of Eulogies: Pronounced in the Several States, in Honor of Those ...

Eulogies - 1826 - 426 pages
...The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all, which it inherit, shall dissolve, And like the unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind...dreams are made of, and our little life Is rounded with a sleep. And though the language of inspiration fall from his lips, though the wisdom of ages be compressed...
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