Suche Bilder Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive Mehr »
Anmelden
Books Bücher
" A quibble is to Shakespeare what luminous vapours are to the traveller; he follows it at all adventures; it is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over his mind, and its fascinations are irresistible. "
Poems, with illustrative remarks [ed. by W.C. Oulton]. To which is prefixed ... - Seite xxviii
von William Shakespeare - 1804
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

A Japanese Boy

Shiukichi Shigemi - 1889 - 128 Seiten
...associated, in the works of the early English writers. " A quibble," says Dr. Johnson, " is to Shakspeare, what luminous vapours are to the traveller ; he follows...malignant power over his mind, and its fascinations are irresistable. Whatever be the dignity or profundity of his disquisition, whether he be enlarging knowledge...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Selections in English Prose from Elizabeth to Victoria (1580-1880).

James Mercer Garnett - 1890 - 701 Seiten
...traveller : he follows it at all adventures ; it is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over...irresistible. Whatever be the dignity or profundity of his disposition, whether he be enlarging knowledge or exalting affection, whether he be amusing attention...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The World's Best Essays, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Band 6

David Josiah Brewer - 1900
...traveler; he follows it at all adventures; it is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over...irresistible. Whatever be the dignity or profundity of his disposition, whether he be enlarging knowledge or exalting affection, whether he be amusing attention...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Charles Sumner; His Complete Works: With Introduction by Hon ..., Band 16

Charles Sumner - 1900
...dramatist: "He follows it at all adventures ; it is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to ingulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over his mind, and its fascinations are irresistible A quibble is the golden apple for which he will always turn aside from his career, or stoop from his...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The World's Best Essays, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time

David Josiah Brewer - 1900 - 4190 Seiten
...mind, and its fascinations are irresistible. Whatever be the dignity or profundity of his disposition, whether he be enlarging knowledge or exalting affection,...whether he be amusing attention with incidents, or enchaining it in suspense, let but a quibble spring up before him, and he leaves his work unfinished....
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare

David Nichol Smith - 1903 - 358 Seiten
...traveller : he follows it at all adventures ; it is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over...whether he be amusing attention with incidents, or enchaining it in suspense, let but a quibble spring up before him, and he leaves his work unfinished....
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare

David Nichol Smith - 1903 - 358 Seiten
...traveller : he follows it at all adventures ; it is sure ' to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over...whether he be amusing attention with incidents, or enchaining it in suspense, let but a quibble spring up before him, and he leaves his work unfinished....
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

English Essays

Walter Cochrane Bronson - 1905 - 404 Seiten
...traveller: he follows it at all adventures; it is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over...disquisition, whether he be enlarging knowledge or exalt10 ing affection, whether he be amusing attention with incidents or enchaining it in suspense,...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Famous Introductions to Shakespeare's Plays by the Notable Editors of the ...

Beverley Ellison Warner - 1906 - 268 Seiten
...traveller; he follows it at all adventures; it N/ is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over...irresistible. Whatever be the dignity or profundity of his disquisitions, whether he be enlarging knowledge, or exalting affection, whether he be amusing attention...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Johnson on Shakespeare: Essays and Notes

Samuel Johnson - 1908 - 206 Seiten
...traveller ; he follows it at all adventures ; it is sure to lead him out of his way, and sure to engulf him in the mire. It has some malignant power over...whether he be amusing attention with incidents, or enchaining it in suspense, let but a quibble spring up before him, and he leaves his work unfinished....
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch




  1. Meine Mediathek
  2. Hilfe
  3. Erweiterte Buchsuche
  4. EPUB herunterladen
  5. PDF herunterladen