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" Hath borne his faculties so meek, hath been So clear in his great office, that his virtues Will plead like angels trumpet-tongued against The deep damnation of his taking-off; And pity, like a naked new-born babe, Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubim... "
Choice Specimens of English Literature: Selected from the Chief English ... - Page 116
by Thomas Budd Shaw, William Smith - 1869 - 477 pages
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Dictionary of Shakespearian Quotations: Exhibiting the Most Forcible ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 418 pages
...taking off: And pity, like a naked new-born babe, Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubim, hors'd Upon the sightless couriers of the air, Shall blow...Vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps itself, And falls on t'other side. M. i. 7. REGRET. I had rather Have skipp'd from sixteen years of age to sixty, To have...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volumes 1-2

American literature - 1853
...naked new-born babe. Striding the blast, or heaven's chérubin, hors M Upon the sightless courier» of the air, „ Shall blow the horrid deed In every...ambition, which o'erleaps Itself And falls on the other— How now ? what news ? * Suppose Mr. Collier's corrected folio had given this passage as follows; the...
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The cruet stand, select pieces of prose and poetry, Volume 1

C. Gough - 1853
...murder. Reason without imagination could not have produced such a passage as the following : — " And pity, like a naked new-born babe Striding the...deed in every eye, That tears shall drown the wind." By supposing that, by giving to the fancy and imagination, the poet necessarily shut out truth from...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 2

1853
...taking off: And pity, like a naked new-bora babe, Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubln, hors'd Upon the sightless couriers of the air, „ Shall...wind. I have no spur To prick the sides of my Intent ; bnt only Vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps Itself And falls on the other— How now '.' what news...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 1

1853
...taking off: And pity, like a naked new-born babe, Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubln, hors'd Upon the sightless couriers of the air. Shall blow...shall drown the wind. I have no spur To prick the aides of my intent; but only Vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps Itself, And (alls on the other— How...
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Shakespeare's Scholar: Being Historical and Critical Studies of His Text ...

Richard Grant White - 1854 - 504 pages
...his taking off: And pity like a naked new-born babe, Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubin, hore'd Upon the sightless couriers of the air, Shall blow...ambition, which o'erleaps itself, And falls on the other — Uow now ? what news I " Suppose Mr. Collier's corrected folio had given this passage as follows...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1854
...naked new-born babe, Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubin, hors'd Upon the sightless couriers1 of the air, Shall blow the horrid deed in every eye,...sides of my intent, but only Vaulting ambition, which o'er-Ieaps itself, And falls on the other. — How now, what news ? Enftr Lady Macbeth. LadyJft. He...
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The English Language in Its Elements and Forms: With a History of Its Origin ...

William Chauncey Fowler - English language - 1855 - 754 pages
...Creep in our ears. — SHAKSPEARE. 4. And pity, like a naked new-born babe, Striding the blast, as heaven's Cherubim horsed Upon the sightless couriers...deed in every eye, That tears shall drown the wind. — Macbeth. 5. " Man's heart eats all things, and is hungry still." 6- " Her voice was but the shadow...
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English Grammar: The English Language in Its Elements and Forms. With a ...

William Chauncey Fowler - English language - 1855 - 754 pages
...Creep in our ears. — SHAKSPEARE. 4. And pity, like a naked new-born babe, Striding the blast, as heaven's Cherubim horsed Upon the sightless couriers...deed in every eye, That tears shall drown the wind. — Macbeth. 5. " Man's heart eats all things, and is hungry still." 6- " Her voice was but the shadow...
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The works of William Shakspere. Knight's Cabinet ed., with ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1856
...Besides, this Duncan Hath borne his faculties so meek, hath been So clear in his great office, that his virtues Will plead like angels, trumpet-tongued,...new-born babe, Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubim, hors'd Upon the sightless couriers of the air, Shall blow the horrid deed in every eye, That tears...
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