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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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An Analysis of the English Language, Or, The Elements of Sentences in Their ...

Samuel Stillman Greene - English language - 1874 - 323 pages
...like the baseless fabric of this vision, 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. And Jura answers through her misty shroud Back to the joyous Alps, who call to her aloud...
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The Philosophy of the Cross

Robert McCheyne Edgar - 1874 - 357 pages
...towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which it inherits, shall dissolve ; And, like this unsubstantial pageant faded, Leave not a rack behind." Shakespeare's Tempest, Act. iv. Sc. 1. But I would ask your attention rather more particularly to the...
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The Graded-school First-fifth Reader, Book 5

Thomas Wadleigh Harvey - Readers - 1875
...cloud-capped 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. The Tempest, iv. I. CV.—THE VOYAGE OF THE PELICAN. In 1577, Queen Elizabeth authorized Francis...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious Indexes ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1875 - 772 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. SHAKSPEARE. Whoe'er has travell'd life's dull round, Where'er his stages may have been, May...
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The age of Elizabeth

Mandell Creighton (bp. of London.) - Europe - 1876 - 244 pages
...cloud-capped 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. In Shakespeare the glory of the Elizabethan drama was at its height. His youth saw the wild...
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Maxims of the Wise and Good

Maxims - 1876 - 304 pages
...towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself ; Yea, all which it inhabit, shall dissolve, And, like this unsubstantial pageant,...dreams are made of, and our little life is rounded With a sleep ! — Shakspearc. How fading are the joys we dote upon ! Like apparitions seen and gone ! But...
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The Independent First[-sixth] Reader ...

James Madison Watson - Readers and speakers - 1876
...cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself — • Yea, an" which it inherit, shall dissolve, And, like this unsubstantial pageant, faded — Leave not a rack behind. 4- I am thy father's spirit ; Doomed for a certain term to walk the night, And, JOT the day confined...
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Independent Fifth Reader: Containing a Practical Treatise on ..., Book 5

James Madison Watson - Readers (Elementary) - 1876 - 336 pages
...cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itsfelf — Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve, And, like this unsubstantial pageant, faded — Leave not a rack behind. 4. I am thy father's spirit ; Doomed for a certain term to waTE the nighl, And, for the day confined...
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Shakespeare and the Bible: To which is Added Prayers on the Stage, Proper ...

James Rees - Bible and literature - 1876 - 188 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 pageant faded, ([Leave not a rack behind,"]) finds its parallel in Scripture : — 1 Cor. vii. 31, " The fashion of this world shall pass away."...
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A dictionary of poetical illustrations

Robert Aitkin Bertram - 1877
...cloud-capp'd towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself, Yea, all which n a sleep. — Shakespeare. 3286. LIFE: up-hill. DOES the road wind up-hill all the way ? Yes, to the...
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