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" How many thousand of my poorest subjects Are at this hour asleep ! O sleep, O gentle sleep, Nature's soft nurse, how have I frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness ? Why rather, sleep, liest thou... "
Horace: with notes by C. Girdlestone and W.A. Osborne - Page 81
by Quintus Horatius Flaccus - 1848 - 12 pages
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A Concordance to the Shakespeare Apocrypha, Volume 1

Louis Ule - 1987 - 1491 pages
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The College Board Guide to the CLEP Examinations

College Entrance Examination Board - College-level examinations - 1987 - 455 pages
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The Oxford Shakespeare: Henry IV, Part Two, Part 2

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1998 - 287 pages
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Shakespeare's Soliloquies

Wolfgang Clemen - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 211 pages
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down, And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, 10 And husht with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfmn'd chambers of the great, Under...
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The Quotable Shakespeare: A Topical Dictionary

William Shakespeare - Literary Collections - 1988 - 544 pages
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Shakespearean Negotiations: The Circulation of Social Energy in Renaissance ...

Stephen Greenblatt, Stephen Greenblatt, PH D - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 205 pages
...of histrionic rhetoric but as a private meditation, the innermost thoughts of a troubled, weary man: Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon...with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sound of sweetest...
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Shakespeare's Metrical Art

George T. Wright - Poetry - 1988 - 363 pages
...successive lines with very different rhythmical contours that nevertheless remained metrically iambic: Why rather, Sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon...And hush'd with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber (2 Henry 1V. 3.1.9-I1) The second and third lines follow a mainly trochaic inner rhythm, in contrast...
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Chimes at Midnight

Orson Welles - Performing Arts - 1988 - 340 pages
...frighted thee, / That thou no more wilt weigh mine eyelids down / And steep my senses in forgetful ness? / Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, / Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee / And hushed with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, / Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, / Under...
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Haiku: Autumn

Reginald Horace Blyth - English poetry - 1982
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