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" Man's love is of man's life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence; man may range The court, camp, church, the vessel, and the mart, Sword, gown, gain, glory, offer in exchange Pride, fame, ambition, to fill up his heart, And few there are whom these... "
Don Juan. Cantos i. to v. [by lord Byron]. - Page 51
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1823
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A Short History of English Versification from the Earliest Times to the ...

Max Kaluza - English language - 1911 - 396 pages
...that I like all and everything. (Byron, Beppo 47 1) Man's love is of man's life a thing apart, 'T is woman's whole existence ; man may range The court,...resources, we but one, To love again, and be again undone. (Byron, Don Juan I, 194.) A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping, Dirty and dusky, but as...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 5

England - 1819
...convent, takes leave of him in a beautiful letter, of which this is a part. " • Man's love is of man's life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence ;...camp, church, the vessel, and the mart, Sword, gown, rain, glory, offer in exchange 1'ride. fame, ambition, to till up his heart, And few there are whom...
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Ovid Renewed: Ovidian Influences on Literature and Art from the Middle Ages ...

Charles Martindale - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 298 pages
...trace this scrawl because I cannot rest I've nothing to reproach or to request. Man's love is of man's life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence;...resources, we but one, To love again, and be again undone. (Canto I 1534-51) Neither Ovid nor his imitators had expressed so simply and directly the bare situation...
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Abandoned Women and Poetic Tradition

Lawrence Lipking - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 300 pages
...this scrawl because I cannot rest— I've nothing to reproach, nor to request. "Man's love is of his life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence;...to fill up his heart, And few there are whom these can not estrange; Man has all these resources, we but one, To love again, and be again undone. "My...
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A Voice From the South

Anna Julia Cooper - History - 1990 - 304 pages
...a thing of beauty or not, has faded from the canvas of to-day. "Man's love," he wrote, "is of man's life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence....glory offer in exchange. Pride, fame, ambition, to 611 up his heart — And few there are whom these cannot estrange. Men have all these resources, we...
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Abandoned Women and Poetic Tradition

Catherine R. Stimpson, Lawrence Lipking - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 300 pages
...one hand, Donna Julia clearly suggests an absolute distinction between the lives of women and men. "Man may range / The court, camp, church, the vessel, and the mart, / Sword, gown, gain, glory, . . . / Pride, fame, ambition." The life of man, as described here, certainly does teem with incidents...
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A Voice From the South

Anna Julia Cooper, Anna Giulia Cooper, Katherine Davis Chapman Tillman - Science - 1988 - 304 pages
...a thing of beauty or not, has faded from the canvas of to-day. "Mao's love," he wrote, "is of man's life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence. Man may range the conn, canp, chnrch, the vessel and the mart, Sword, gown, gain, glory offer in exchange. Pride, fame,...
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Nathaniel Hawthorne and the Romance of the Orient

Luther S. Luedtke, President/CEO Luther S Luedtke - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 276 pages
...of Don Juan: 'Man's love is of his life a thing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence; . . . Man has all these resources, we but one, To love again, and be again undone.'18 But it also touches a deeper social and theological issue discussed in the Eastern commentaries...
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Lord Byron's Strength: Romantic Writing and Commercial Society

Jerome Christensen - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 426 pages
...and lover, states the doctrine that rules the world of Don Juan: Man's love is of man's life a diing apart, 'Tis woman's whole existence; man may range...resources, we but one, To love again, and be again undone. (1:194) For Julia love is not a thing apart, whether sign or commodity; it is the thing given, which...
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Romanticism & Gender

Anne Kostelanetz Mellor - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 275 pages
...Donna Julia reiterates this view in Byron's Don Juan: Man's love is of his life a thing apart, 'T is woman's whole existence; man may range The court,...heart, And few there are whom these cannot estrange; Man has all these resources, we but one, To love again, and be again undone. (Don Juan, Canto I, stanza...
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