Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Desiring this man's art and that man's scope, With what I most enjoy contented least; Yet in these thoughts myself almost despising, Haply I think on thee, and then my state, Like to the lark at break of day arising From sullen earth, sings hymns at heaven's... "
The Works of William Shakespeare: Pericles. The two noble kinsmen. Venus and ... - Page 363
by William Shakespeare - 1866
Full view - About this book

Poems, with illustrative remarks [ed. by W.C. Oulton]. To which is ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1804
...think on thee, and then my state, Like to the lark, at break of day arising From sullen earth, to sing at heaven's gate. For thy sweet love remember'd, such...brings, That then I scorn to change my state with kings. CRUEL DECEIT. THE UNCONSTANT LOVER. CRUEL DECEIT. SCARCE had the sun dry'd up the dewy morn, And scarce...
Full view - About this book

The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...cries, And look upon myself, and curse my fate, < Wishing me like to one mure rich in hope, FeaturM like him, like him with friends possess'd, Desiring...brings, That then I scorn to change my state with kings. SONNET XXX. WHN to the sessions of sweet silent thought I summon up remembrance of things past, I...
Full view - About this book

The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1812
...think on thee, and then my state, Like to the lark, at break of day arising From sullen earth, to sing at heaven's gate.* For thy sweet love remember'd,...brings, That then I scorn to change my state with kings. CRUEL DECEIT. Scarce had the sun dry'd op the dewy morn, And scarce the herd gone to the hedge for...
Full view - About this book

Characters of Shakespear's Plays

William Hazlitt - Performing arts - 1817 - 352 pages
...enjoy contented least: Yet in these thoughts myself almost despising, Haply I think on thee,—and then my state • • . (Like to the lark at break...That then I scorn to change my state with kings." NOVELTY. " My love is strengthen'd, though more weak in seeming ; I love not less, though less the...
Full view - About this book

Characters of Shakespear's Plays

William Hazlitt - Drama - 1818 - 352 pages
...that love and am belov'd, Where I may not remove, nor be remov'd." LOVE'S CONSOLATION. ....' " When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes, I all alone...That then I scorn to change my state with kings." NOVELTY: ': " My love is strengthen'd, though more weak in seeming ; I love not less, though less the...
Full view - About this book

Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 323 pages
...LOVE'S CONSOLATION. " When in disgrace with fortune and men's ryes, I all alone beweep my out cast state, And trouble deaf heaven with my bootless cries,...That then I scorn to change my state with kings.'' NOVELTY. " My love is strengthen'd, though more weak in seeming ; 1 love not less, though lesi the...
Full view - About this book

Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 323 pages
...possess'd, Desiring this man's art, and that man's scope, With what I most enjoy contented least : Vet in these thoughts myself almost despising, Haply I...That then I scorn to change my state with kings." NOVELTY. " My love is strengthen'd, though more weak in seeming , 1 love not less, though less the...
Full view - About this book

The New Monthly Magazine and Literary Journal, Volume 45

English literature - 1835
...like him, like him with friends possess'd, Desiring this man's art, and that man's scope, With that I most enjoy contented least : Yet in these thoughts...brings, That then I scorn to change my state with kings t." What manner of man might that be whose art or scope Shakspeare needed to desire ! But this is a...
Full view - About this book

The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 20

William Shakespeare - 1821
...Reed has observed, Shakspeare remembered Lilly's Compaspe, printed in 1584 : " who is't now we hear ? For thy sweet love remember'd, such wealth brings, That then I scorn to change my state with kings. XXX. When to the sessions of sweet silent thought I summon up remembrance of things past, I sigh the...
Full view - About this book

The Retrospective Review, Volume 7

Books - 1823
...whilst he listens to his musical complaining.) XXIX, " When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes, 1 all alone beweep my out-cast state, And trouble deaf...That then I scorn to change my state with kings." This melancholy feeling is indulged again in one or two instances afterwards, on which account we shall...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF