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" Ay, but to die, and go we know not where; To lie in cold obstruction and to rot; This sensible warm motion to become A kneaded clod; and the delighted spirit To bathe in fiery floods, or to reside In thrilling region of thick-ribbed ice; To be imprison'd... "
The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers - Page 73
by British essayists - 1802
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The Lover's Seat. Kathemérina Or Common Things in Relation to ..., Volume 2

Kenelm Henry Digby - 1856
...human, gentle, affectionate heart, to be sent forth flying between the cold moon and the earth, — " To be imprison'd in the viewless winds, And blown...restless violence round about The pendent world," — it is too horrible ! But why admit such a supposition ? Did you not find yourself with tender friends...
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The Universalist Quarterly and General Review, Volume 13

Hosea Ballou, George Homer Emerson, Thomas Baldwin Thayer, Richard Eddy - 1856
...Claudio shrink from the verge of death with horror, lest his soul should, through ages, "Be imprisoned in the viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about The pendent world." After their purgation in this region, all the souls lived again on earth by transmigration.i7 The third...
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Miscellaneous Writings of the Late Dr. Maginn, Volume 3

William Maginn - 1856
...To bathe in fiery floods, or to reside In thrilling regions of thick-ribbed ice ; To be imprisoned in the viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about The pendant world" is generally considered as derived from Virgil's description of the Platonic hell :...
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The Shakespeare Papers of the Late William Maginn

William Maginn - 1856 - 353 pages
...To bathe in fiery floods, or to reside In thrilling regions of thick-ribbed ice ; To be imprisoned in the viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about The pendant world" is generally considered as derived from Virgil's description of the Platonic hell :...
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The Sketcher

John Eagles - 1856 - 397 pages
...roar. The rest is left to the imagination. But if you love not to have your ideas " To be imprison' d in the viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about The pendant world," walk forth, where the birds sing, and the fountains play, and all things glisten, and...
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Faca: An Army Memoir

Orlando B. Willcox - 1857 - 346 pages
...the shrouds, he shudders to think they are the spirits of those two evil men. " Imprisoned in tlie viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about The pendent world." CHAPTER LVII. THE KINGDOM DOWN BELOW. THE solemnities of the execution of the drum-major and the priest,...
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The philosophy of William Shakespeare delineating in seven hundred and fifty ...

William Shakespeare - 1857
...To bathe in fiery floods, or to reside In thrilling regions of thick-ribbed ice ; To be imprison' d in the viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about The pendant world ; or to be worse than worst Of those, that lawless and incertain thoughts Imagine howling...
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The works of William Shakspere; from the text of the editions by C. Knight ...

William Shakespeare - 1859
...To bathe in fiery floods, or to reside In thrilling regions of thick-ribbed ice ; To be imprisoifd in the viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about The pendent world ; or to be worse thau worst Of those, that lawless and incertain thoughts Imagine bowling ! — 't is too horrible!...
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Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth

William Hazlitt - 1859 - 229 pages
...and the delighted spirit To bathe in fiery floods, or to reside In thrilling regions of thick-ribbed ice ; To be imprison'd in the viewless winds, And blown with restless violence round about • The pendant world ; or to be worse than worst Of those, that lawless and incertain thoughts Imagine howling...
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The Emotions and the Will

Alexander Bain - 1859 - 649 pages
...and the delighted spirit To bathe in fiery floods, or to reside In thrilling regions of thick ribbed ice ; To be imprison'd in the viewless winds And blown with restless violence refund about The pendent world ; or to be worse than worst Of those, that lawless and uncertain thoughts...
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