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" That very time I saw, (but thou could'st not,) Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid all arm'd : a certain aim he took At a fair vestal, throned by the west ; And loos'd his love-shaft smartly from his bow, As it should pierce a hundred thousand... "
The Plays of William Shakspeare - Página 104
por William Shakespeare - 1823
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Bottom, Thou Art Translated: Political Allegory in A Midsummer Night's Dream ...

Marion (Ansel) Taylor, Marion Ansel Taylor - 1973 - 255 páginas
...the earth, Cupid all armed: a certain aim he took At a fair vestal throned by the west, And loosed his love-shaft smartly from his bow, As it should...Cupid's fiery shaft Quench'd in the chaste beams of the watery moon, And the imperial votaress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free. Yet marked I where...
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Shakespeare & the Uses of Comedy

Joseph Allen Bryant - 1986 - 270 páginas
...give Puck a pretty explanation of how the plant came to have its peculiar character and potency: ... I saw (but thou couldst not), Flying between the cold...imperial vot'ress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free. Yet mark'd I where the bolt of Cupid fell. It fell upon a little western flower, Before...
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Rewriting the Renaissance: The Discourses of Sexual Difference in Early ...

Margaret W. Ferguson, Maureen Quilligan, Nancy Vickers, Catherine R. Stimpson - 1986 - 426 páginas
...Titania has remembered her Indian votaress, Oberon remembers his "imperial votaress." He has once beheld, Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid...Cupid's fiery shaft Quench'd in the chaste beams of the watery moon; And the imperial votress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free. Yet mark'd I where...
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Perspectives on Renaissance Drama

Mary Beth Rose - 1995 - 190 páginas
...recent discussion of this episode is especially worth noting. 18. A Midsummer Night's Dream 2.1.157-64: A certain aim he took At a fair vestal throned by...imperial vot'ress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free. 19. In "Dramatic Play in Much Ado about Nothing," Laurie Osborne discusses the contingencies...
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The Purpose of Playing: Shakespeare and the Cultural Politics of the ...

Louis Montrose - 1996 - 227 páginas
...forfeit all of his royal offices. This loss of power, prestige, and revenue precipitated his revolt. Flying between the cold moon and the earth, Cupid...Cupid's fiery shaft Quench'd in the chaste beams of the watery moon; And the imperial votress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free. Yet mark'd I where...
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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Critical Essays

Dorothea Kehler - 1998 - 490 páginas
...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maids's music? Robin. I remember. Oberon. That very time I saw, but thou couldst not, Flying...should pierce a hundred thousand hearts; But I might sees young Cupid's fiery shaft Quench'd in the chaste beams of the watery moon, And the imperial votaress...
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The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age, Volumen7

Frances Amelia Yates - 1999 - 217 páginas
...and the earth: A certain aim he took At a fair vestal, throned by the West And loos'd his love shaft smartly from his bow, As it should pierce a hundred...chaste beams of the wat'ry moon, And the imperial votaress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy free.4 Shakespeare's picture of Elizabeth as a Vestal...
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Shakespeare: la invención de lo humano

Harold Bloom - 2001 - 734 páginas
...civil at her song / And certain stars shot madly from their spheres / To hear the sea maid's nu1sic? / Puck. I remember. / Obe. That very time I saw (but...bow / As it should pierce a hundred thousand hearts. / Bnt I might see young Cupid's fiery shaft / Quench'd in the chaste beams of the watery moon; /And...
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespearean Comedy

Alexander Leggatt, Professor of English Alexander Leggatt - 2002 - 237 páginas
...certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music. PUCK I remember. OBERON That very time I saw, but thou couldst not, Flying...imperial vot'ress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free (2. 1.148-64) The passage probably conflates memories of this particular entertainment,...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volumen30

Kenneth Muir - 2002 - 232 páginas
...love-inidleness' may owe something to the Cupid scenes of Lyly's play. Oberon describes how he saw: Cupid all arm'd. A certain aim he took At a fair vestal...imperial vot'ress passed on, In maiden meditation, fancy-free. (n, i, 157-64) The passage has been taken as complimentary to Elizabeth and is in part...
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