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" Hero, has reserved for the last place in the climax, an attitude suggested by this imaginary attribute of the heathen divinities. " A station, like the herald Mercury, New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill." A still more obvious example, leading to the... "
The Collected Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays. 1855 - Page 260
by Dugald Stewart - 1855
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William Shakspere: A Biography

Charles Knight - 1865 - 553 pages
...dramatic works of Shakspere, whenever we find a classical image or allusion, such as in Hamlet,— " A station like the herald Mercury, New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill,"— the management of the idea is always elegant and graceful ; and the passage may sustain a contrast...
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Addresses and Speeches on Various Occasions: 1852-1867

Robert Charles Winthrop - 1867 - 637 pages
...taken his station in breathing marble at Mount Auburn, from the hands of the lamented Crawford,— " A station like the herald Mercury, New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill." But the picture of the scene which made James Otis famous for ever still waits for the coming artist...
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Adresses and Speeches

Robert C. Winthrop - 1867
...taken his station in breathing marble at Mount Auburn, from the hands of the lamented Crawford,— " A station like the herald Mercury, New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill." But the picture of the scene which made James Otis famous for ever still waits for the coming artist...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - 1869
...browe, Hyperions curies, the front of Jove himselfe, An eye like Mars, to threaten and command, 60 A station, like the herald Mercury, New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill: A combination and a forme indeede, Where every god did seemo to set his scale, To give the world assurance...
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A manual of English prosody

Robert Frederick Brewer - 1869
...his brow: Hyperion's curls ; the front of Jove himself; An eye like Mars, to threaten and command; A station like the herald Mercury New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill; A combination, and a form, indeed, Where every god did seem to set his seal To give the world assurance...
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The Tragicall Historie of Hamlet, Prince of Denmarke

William Shakespeare - 1869 - 118 pages
...browe, Hyperions curles, the front of Jove himselfe, An eye like Mars, to threaten and command, 60 A station, like the herald Mercury, New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill: A combination and a forme indeede, Where every god did seemo to set his seale, To give the world assurance...
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Shakespeare and the Emblem Writers

Henry Green - 1870 - 571 pages
...this brow ; Hyperion's curls, the front of Jove himself, An eye like Mars, to threaten and command ; A station like the herald Mercury New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill; A combination and a form indeed, Where every god did seem to set his seal To give the world assurance...
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Shakespeare and the Emblem Writers: An Exposition of Their Similarites of ...

Henry Green - 1870 - 571 pages
...this brow ; Hyperion's curls, the front of Jove himself, An eye like Mars, to threaten and command ; A station like the herald Mercury New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill; A combination and a form indeed. Where every god did seem to set his seal To give the world assurance...
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Shakespeare and the Emblem Writers: An Exposition of Their Similarities of ...

Henry Green - 1870 - 571 pages
...this brow ; Hyperion's curls, the front of Jove himself, An eye like Mars, to threaten and command ; A station like the herald Mercury New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill; A combination and a form indeed, Where every god did seem to set his seal To give the world assurance...
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The North British Review, Volume 16

1852
...surprise—a gleam as of the morning star, looking forth upon the wonder of a new-born world—altogether " A station like the herald Mercury, New lighted on a heaven-kissing hill." Bestow on sucb a man the wittiest and most winning eloquence—a rich flow of spirits and fulness of...
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