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" If music be the food of love, play on ; Give me excess of it, that, surfeiting, The appetite may sicken, and so die. That strain again ! it had a dying fall : O ! it came o'er my ear like the sweet sound That breathes upon a bank of violets, Stealing... "
The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 5
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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Blossoms of Virtue and Poetry. With examples from natural history, etc

Harriott TAYLER - Virtues - 1850 - 36 pages
...or learn from Scripture will delight us in heaven, surely we may conscientiously enjoy it on earth. That strain again ! it had a dying fall: O, it came...upon a bank of violets, Stealing and giving odour. This music crept by me upon the waters, Allaying both their fang and my passion, With its sweet air....
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The Elements of Reading and Oratory

Henry Mandeville - Elocution - 1850 - 356 pages
...circumstance, which may be regarded a* making the whole a mixed sentence. SEC. XXXIV. MUSIC AND LOVE. If music be the food of love, play on : Give me excess of it...and so die. That strain again : it had a dying fall : 2 O, it came o'er my ear, like the sweet south, That breathes upon a bank of violets : 3 Stealing...
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The Life and Beauties of Shakespeare: Comprising Careful Selections from ...

William Shakespeare - 1851 - 345 pages
...merrily, shall I live now, Under the blossom that hangs on the bough. TWELFTH NIGHT. ACT I MUSIC. IF Music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it;...upon a bank of violets, Stealing, and giving odour. " . i NATURAL AFFECTION ALLIED TO LOVE. O, she, that hath a heart of that fine frame, To pay this debt...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With a Life of the Poet, and ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...I. An Apartment in the Duke's Palace. Enter DUKE, CURIO, Lords ; Musicians attending. Duke. If music be the food of love, play on ; Give me excess of it...my ear like the sweet south, That breathes upon a hank of violets, Stealing, and giving odor. — Enough ; no more ; 'Tis not so sweet now as it was...
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...I. An Apartment in the DUKE'S Palace. Enter DUKE, CURIO, Lords; Musicians attending. Duke. IF music be the food of love, play on : ' Give me excess of...again ; — it had a dying fall : ' O ! it came o'er niy ear like the sweet south,* 1 The sense of dying, as here used, is technically expressed by diminuendo....
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William Shakspeare's Complete Works, Dramatic and Poetic, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1852
...— An apartment in the Duke's palace. Enter Duke, Curio, Lords ; musicians attending. Dvke. I? music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it...no more , 'Tis not so sweet now, as it was before. О spirit of love, how quick and fresh art thou ! That notwithstanding thy capacity Receiveth as the...
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Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852
...and moonshine be out. THE TWELFTH NIGHT ; OR, WHAT YOU WILL. MUSIC THE POOD OP LOVE. Duke. If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it...so die. — That strain again ; it had a dying fall : 0, it came o'er my ear like the sweet south, That breathes upon a bank of violets, Stealing and giving...
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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...— An Apartment in the Duke'* Palace. Enter DUKE, CURIO, Lords ; Musicians attending. DOKE. If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it...so die. That strain again ; — it had a dying fall ' : 0, it came o'er my ear like the sweet sound3 That breathes upon a bank of violets, Stealing, and...
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The Works of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Recently ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1853
...I. — An Apartment in the DUKE'S Palace. Enter DUKE, CURIO, Lords. Music playing.1 Duke. If music be the food of love, play on: Give me excess of it...violets, Stealing, and giving odour. — Enough ! no more : [Music ceases.' 'T is not so sweet now, as it was before. O, spirit of love ! how quick and fresh...
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THE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE

J. PAYNE COLLIER - 1853
...SCENE I.—An Apartment in the DUKE'S Palace. Enter DUKE, CURIO, Lords. Music playing. 1 Duke. If music r. Will you hoist sa 2 That breathes upon a bank of violets, Stealing, and giving odour,—Enough ! no more : To pay this...
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