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" The sun had long since, in the lap Of Thetis, taken out his nap, And, like a lobster boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn... "
Essays: on the Nature and Immutability of Truth, in Opposition to Sophistry ... - Página 143
por James Beattie - 1809
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Memoir of Henry Duncan, Parte4

George John C. Duncan - 1848 - 323 páginas
...daybreak, hastening to change his uniform for the more sober dress of his clerical profession, — " ' So, like a lobster boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn.' " It certainly needed all the importance of the defensive service in which he was engaged, to blend...
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The Philosophy of Rhetoric

George Campbell - 1849 - 455 páginas
...Butler, among a thousand other instances, hath given us those which follow : " And now had Phoebus, m the lap Of Thetis, taken out his nap : And, like a lobster boil'd, the morn Froaa black to red began to turn."* Here the low allegorical style of the first couplet, and the simile...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volumen1

Robert Chambers - 1850
...simplicity of nature. Some of the short burlesque descriptions are inimitable. Fur example, of Morning — The sun had long since, in the lap Of Thetis, taken...boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn. Of Night— The sun grew low and left the skies, Put down, some write, by ladies' eyes , The moon pull'd...
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The works of Allen Ramsay. With life of the author by G. Chalmers ..., Volumen1

Allan Ramsay - 1851
...bard, the latter with the Scottish. Butler thus describes the morning, ludicrously, but wittily : " The sun had long since in the lap Of Thetis taken...boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn." This pleases as an ingenious piece of wit. The whimsicamess of the comparison makes us smile ; but...
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A Literary History of England

Tucker Brooke, Matthias A.. Shaaber - 1959 - 462 páginas
...vulgar, anti-heroic, anti-poetic attitude towards his material. He loves to cheapen poetic "imagery": The sun had long since, in the lap Of Thetis, taken...boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn. Since Chaucer's day at least this sort of thing has been good fun, though the lobster is doubtless...
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Literary Criticism, Pope to Croce

Gay Wilson Allen, Harry Hayden Clark - 1962 - 659 páginas
...in his Hudibras, compares the change of night into day, to the change of color in a boiled lobster: The sun had long since, in the lap Of Thetis, taken out his nap; And, like a lobster boiled, the morn From black to red, began to turn: When Hudibras, whom thoughts and aching 'Twixt sleeping...
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Philosophical Magazine

1835
...author of Hudibras has turned to good account in the getting up of one of his ludicrous similes : " The sun had long since, in the lap Of Thetis, taken out his nap ; And, like a Uibster boiled, the morn From black to red began to turn." Hudibrat, part ii. cant. 2. Class 3. The...
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A collection of letters and essays on several subjects, lately publish'd in ...

James Arbuckle - 1980 - 431 páginas
...fantaftical Imitation of the Toetical Imagery, and Similitudes of the Morning ? The Sun, longjtnce, had in the Lap Of Thetis taken out his Nap ; And, like a Lobfter boil'd, the Morn, From black to red began to turn. MANY an Orthodox Scotch Tresbyterian (which...
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A History of Modern Criticism 1750-1950: Volume 2, The Romantic Age, Volumen1

René Wellek - 1981 - 468 páginas
...which there is only one point of similarity between tenor and vehicle, as in Coleridge's examples: And like a lobster boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn, [from Hudibras] and Full gently now she takes him by the hand, A lily prison'd in a gaol of snow [from...
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The Collected Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: On the Constitution of the ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 2001
...by the poet by means of some accidental coincidence ; as in the wellknown passage in Hudibras : — The sun had long since in the lap Of Thetis taken...boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn."* The Imagination modifies images, and gives unity to variety ; it sees all things in one, il piii, neW...
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