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" Let it pry through the portage of the head. Like the brass cannon; let the brow o'erwhelm it. As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. "
The Manual of Liberty, Or, Testimonies in Behalf of the Rights of Mankind ... - Page 318
1795 - 406 pages
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 17, Part 2

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...deeply sweet. As he, whose brow with homely biggen bound. Snores out the watch of night. Id. Hmry IV. l-end the eye a terrible aspect ; Let it pry through the portage of the head, Like the brass cannon. Id. Henry V. King Richard doth appear, As doth the blushing discontented sun. From out the fiery portal...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science ..., Volume 16

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...I toss these treasons to thy head, With the hell hated lie o'emhtlm thy heart. Oiilsjfarc, Let the brow o'erwhelm it, As fearfully as doth a...galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base. Id. An apothecary late 1 noted, In tattered weeds with ui-ent-helminy brows. Culling of simples. id....
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science ..., Volume 12

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...from jet, perhaps from shoot. To push or shoot into prominence!; to come out beyond the main bulk. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect ; Let it pry through the portage of the head Like a brass cannon : let the brow o'erwhelm it As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang andjuify Ins...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1829 - 407 pages
...Disguise fair nature with hard favour'd rage j Then lend the eye a terrible aspect : Let it pry o'er the portage of the head Like the brass cannon ; let the brow o'er whelm it, • And fearfully as do4h a galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swili'd...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...and humility : But when the blast of war blows in our ears, * Then imitate the action of the tiger ;c Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise...let the brow o'erwhelm it, As fearfully, as doth a galled4 rock O'erhang and jutty' his confounded base/ Swill'd* with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now...
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A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ...

Jonathan Barber - Elocution - 1830 - 344 pages
...favored | rage : | 7 7 I Then | lend the | eye | 7 a | terrible | aspect; | 7 7 | Let it | pry | 7 through the | portage of the | head, | Like the | brass | cannon ; | let the | brow o'er whelm it, | 7 As | fearfully | as doth a | galled | rock | 7 7 | 7 O'er- | hang and | jutty |...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831 - 504 pages
...stillness, and humility : But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger; Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise...of the head, Like the brass cannon ; let the brow overwhelm it, As fearfully, as doth a galled rock O'erhang and jutty1 his confounded1 base, Swill'd...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831
...action of the tiper ; Stillen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-fa vour'd rage : Then lend the eye a terrible aspect ; Let it...of the head, Like the brass cannon ; let the brow o'erwhetm it, As fearfully, as doth a galled rock O'erhang and jutty1 his confounded9 base, Sivill'd...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832
...action of the tiger ; Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favoured rage : Then lend the eye a terrible aspect ; Let it...through the portage of the head, Like the brass cannon. Now set the teeth, and stretch the nostril wide ; Hold hard the breath, and bend up every spirit To...
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The National Orator;: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1832 - 284 pages
...action of the tiger ; Stiffen the 'sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favor'd rage : Then lend the eye a terrible aspect ;* Let it pry through the portage of the head,f Like the brass cannon ; let the brow o'erwhelm it, As fearfully, as doth a galled rockt O'erhang...
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