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" The spirit that I have seen May be the devil : and the devil hath power To assume a pleasing shape; yea, and perhaps Out of my weakness and my melancholy, — As he is very potent with such spirits, — Abuses me to damn me: I'll have grounds More relative... "
The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers - Page 150
by British essayists - 1802
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Shakespeare

George Ian Duthie - 2005 - 206 pages
...observe his looks; I'll tent him to the quick: if he but blench, I know my course. And he goes on to say: The spirit that I have seen May be the devil: and the devil hath power To assume a pleasing shape; yea, and perhaps Out of my weakness and my melancholy, As he is very potent...
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Affektpoetik: eine Kulturgeschichte literarischer Emotionen

Burkhard Meyer-Sickendiek - 2005 - 508 pages
...Shakespeare: Sämtliche Werke, Band 2, übersetzt von Schlegel und Tieck, Augsburg 1998, S. 45 1 ff. 478 „the spirit that I have seen may be the devil: and the devil hath the power t'assume a pleasing shape", vgl. II.2 1 '' „And so am I revenged. That would be scanned....
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Jung as a Writer

Susan Rowland - 2005 - 222 pages
...criteria. He questions the Ghost's veracity. Can he trust this story from the unconscious? The spirit I have seen May be the Devil, and the Devil hath power T'assume a pleasing shape, yea and perhaps Out of my weakness, and my melancholy, As he is very potent...
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Shakespeare's Christianity: The Protestant and Catholic Poetics of Julius ...

E. Beatrice Batson - 2006 - 178 pages
...has disappeared, is how to make sure that what the ghost has told him is true, since, as he reflects, "The spirit that I have seen/ May be the devil, and the devil hath power/ To assume a pleasing shape" (2.2.591-93). So by way of solving these two problems, Hamlet first resolves...
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An Artist Empowered: Define and Establish Your Value as an Artist—Now

Eden Maxwell - 2008 - 494 pages
...mine uncle: I'll observe his looks; I'll tent him to the quick: if he but blench, I know my course. The spirit that I have seen May be the devil: and the devil hath power To assume a pleasing shape: yea, and perhaps Out of my weakness and my melancholy, As he is very potent...
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Representing Religious Pluralization in Early Modern Europe

Andreas Höfele, Stephan Laqué, Enno Ruge - 2007 - 346 pages
...provoked by any such "dreaded sight", 8 but of suspicions, shared by Hamlet, which are never allayed: "The spirit that I have seen /May be the devil, and the devil hath power /T'assume a pleasing shape; yea, and perhaps, /Out of my weakness and my melancholy [...] Abuses me...
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