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" The raging rocks And shivering shocks Shall break the locks Of prison gates ; And Phibbus' car Shall shine from far And make and mar The foolish Fates." This was lofty ! Now name the rest of the players. This is Ercles' vein, a tyrant's vein ; a lover... "
Tales of Venezuela, pt. 1: The earthquake of Caraccas - Page 82
by Richard Longeville Vowell - 1831
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The British Essayists: The Connoisseur

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1802
...; which is not only rank fustian, but is also remarkable for it's alltieration. "To make all split the raging rocks, and shivering shocks shall break the locks of prison gates — and Phibbus car shall Rhine from far, and make and mar the foolish fates." In this strange style...
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Select British Classics, Volume 29

English literature - 1803
...; which is not only rank fustian, but is also remarkable for its alliteration. " To make all split the raging rocks, and shivering shocks shall break the locks of prison gates"....and " Phoebus' car shall shine from far, and make and mar the foolish fates." In this strange...
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The Ordeal, Volume 1

1809
...portentous clouds,' ' shuddering worlds,' and many other expressions which remind us how Nick Bottom's ' raging rocks, And shivering shocks Shall break the locks Of prison gates. And Pbibbus' car Shall shine from far, And make and mar The foolish fates.' ' Yes, within the peninsula...
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The British Essayists: Connoisseur

James Ferguson - English essays - 1823
...vein, which is not only rank fustian, but is also remarkable for its alliteration. ' To make all split the raging rocks, and shivering shocks shall break the locks of prison gates — and Phibbus' car shall shine from far, and make and mar the foolish fates.' In this strange style...
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 25-26

British essayists - 1823
...vein : which is not only rank fustian, but is also remarkable for its alliteration. To make all split the raging rocks, And shivering shocks Shall break the locks Of prison gates— And Phibbus' car Shall shine from far And make and mar The foolish fates. In this strange style have...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...humour is for a tyrant ; I could play Ercles rarely, or a part to tear a cat in,c to make all split. " The raging rocks, " And shivering shocks, " Shall break the locks " Of prison gates : <" And Phibbus' car " Shall shine from far, " And make and mar " The foolish fates." • the scrip.]...
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Mortal life; and the state of the soul after death, by a Protestant layman

Alexander Copland - 1832
...by Shakspeare into the mouth of Bottom the weaver, adopted as an example worthy of imitation : — " The raging rocks, and shivering shocks Shall break the locks of prison gates . And Phibbus' car shall shine from far, And make and mar the foolish fetes ! " Midiammer Night'i Dream....
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An Introduction to Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream

James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1841 - 104 pages
...the verses which Bottom uses are an actual quotation or a burlesque, but probably the latter :— " The raging rocks, And shivering shocks, Shall break the locks Of prison gates: And Phibbus' car Shall shine from far, And make and mar The foolish fates." In 1581, a translation...
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The First Sketch of Shakespeare's Merry Wives of Windsor

William Shakespeare - Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character) - 1842 - 141 pages
...and Scarce Books, edited by Fry, 4to. Bristol, 1814, p. 15. t Kempe's Loseley Manuscripts, p. 87. " The raging rocks, And shivering: shocks, Shall break the locks Of prison gates: And Phibbus' car Shall shine from far, And make and mar The foolish fates." In 1581, a translation...
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - 1857
...humour is for a tyrant : I could play Ercles 3 rarely, or a part to tear a cat in, to make all split. " The raging rocks, And shivering shocks, Shall break the locks Of prison gates : And Phibbus' car Shall shine from far, And make and mar The foolish fates." This was lofty ! —...
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