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" Orpheus with his lute made trees, And the mountain tops that freeze, Bow themselves, when he did sing: To his music plants and flowers Ever sprung ; as sun and showers There had made a lasting spring. Every thing that heard him play, Even the billows... "
The Technical World Magazine - Page 198
1912
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Speak Silence: Rhetoric and Culture in Blake's Poetical Sketches

Mark L. Greenberg - 1996 - 221 pages
...in which Blake had "written out, as prose, the six lines of Shakespearean rhymed verse which begin, 'Orpheus with his lute made trees' ['/ And the mountain...sun and showers / There had made a lasting spring.' (Henry VII Ill.i)]" (Rossetti 123). This manuscript offers further evidence of an extraordinary concern...
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Virgil as Orpheus: A Study of the Georgics

M. Owen Lee - 1996 - 171 pages
...there is prayer. VI BOOK 2: TREES AND VINES Orpheus with his lute made trees, And the mountain-tops that freeze Bow themselves, when he did sing. To his...as sun and showers There had made a lasting Spring. —(Shakespeare, Henry VIII) Virgil's second book deals with trees and vines, from the time they are...
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Making Your Own Days: The Pleasures of Reading and Writing Poetry

Kenneth Koch - 1999 - 320 pages
...syntactical confusions can occur when the music distracts from the sense the way it does in this Shakespeare song: Orpheus with his lute made trees, And the mountain...tops that freeze, Bow themselves when he did sing . . . The strong and delightful rhyme of trees and freeze makes a reader want to emphasize both words...
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Classical Mythology in English Literature: A Critical Anthology

Geoffrey Miles - 1999 - 456 pages
...soul grows sad with troubles. Sing, and disperse 'em if thou canst; leave working. WOMAN [.ngy]: Orpheus with his lute made trees And the mountain...sing. To his music, plants and flowers Ever sprung, as0 sun and showers There had made a lasting spring. Everything that heard him play, Even the billows...
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Classical Mythology in English Literature: A Critical Anthology

Geoffrey Miles - 1999 - 456 pages
...troubles. Sing, and disperse 'em if thou canst; leave working. iYOMAX [>'i.ng.\]: Orpheus with his htte made trees And the mountain tops that freeze Bow themselves...sing. To his music, plants and flowers Ever sprung, as0 sun and showers There had made a lasting spring. Everything that heard him play, E\rn the billows...
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The Oxford Shakespeare: King Henry VIII: or All is True

William Shakespeare - 2008 - 240 pages
...marks the King's women (Humphreys). transfer of trust away from Wolsey 2 Leave stop GENTLEWOMAN (sings) Orpheus with his lute made trees And the mountain tops that freeze Bow themselves when he did sing . 5 To his music plants and flowers Ever sprung, as sun and showers There had made a lasting spring....
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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

Jane Armstrong - 1999 - 408 pages
...company of musicians 12 A French song and a riddle has no fellow. Henry VIII 1.3.41, LOVEL TO SANDS 1 Orpheus with his lute made trees, And the mountain tops that freeze, Bow themselves when he did sing . . . In sweet music is such art, Killing care and grief of heart. Henry VIII 3. 1.3-5, 12-13, song...
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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

William Shakespeare, Jane Armstrong - 1999 - 396 pages
...company of musicians 12 A French song and a fiddle has no fellow. Henry VIIl 1.3.41, LOVEL TO SANDS 1 Orpheus with his lute made trees, And the mountain tops that freeze, Bow themselves when he did sing . . . In sweet music is such art, Killing care and grief of heart. Henry VIII 3.1.3-5, 12-13, song...
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Pathways Into the Jungian World: Phenomenology and Analytical Psychology

Roger Brooke - 2000 - 278 pages
...mysteries was considered to be the mythic figure of Orpheus. the human incarnation of Dionysus. who "with his lute. made trees and the mountain tops that freeze. bow themselves when he did play." Dionysus is known as the "mad god." the god who dies and is ever reborn. Patron of music. drama....
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The Arden Shakespeare Book Of Quotations From Songs & Sonnets

William Shakespeare, Jane Armstrong - 2001 - 48 pages
...dong bell. Tempest 1.2.397-405 Music ho, music, such as charmeth sleep! Midsummer Night's Dream 4.1.82 Orpheus, with his lute, made trees And the mountain...as sun and showers There had made a lasting spring. Every thing that heard him play, Kven the billows of the sea, Hung their heads and then lay by. In...
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