Medea s Charms

Medea s Charms

The book also demonstrates the extent to which Colquhoun used painting to illuminate her writing.

Author: Ithell Colquhoun

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ISBN: 0720620228

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Portraits of Medea in Portugal during the 20th and 21st centuries

Portraits of Medea in Portugal during the 20th and 21st centuries

Os encantos de Medeia by António José da Silva: Comedy Version of a Tragic
Theme (18th Century) Maria de Fátima Silva Os Encantos de Medeia (Medea's
Charms) is an acclaimed example from the Portuguese theatrical production of
the ...

Author: Andrés Pociña Pérez

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004383395

Category: Literary Criticism

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The central episode in the Portuguese rewritings of Medea is the break between the Asiatic princess and Jason, on the one hand, and Medea’s killing of their children in retaliation, on the other. The enthusiasm for the great classical plots and the challenge to remodel the Classics are the main motivation behind the Portuguese rewritings.
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The Early Modern Medea

The Early Modern Medea

Mammon briefly mentions Medea's 'charms' as the equivalent of instructions on
how to create gold: here, he takes the approach to Medea's power adopted by
Chaucer's 'Legend of Medea' centuries before, in which Medea's assistance is ...

Author: K. Heavey

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137466242

Category: Literary Criticism

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This is the first book-length study of early modern English approaches to Medea, the classical witch and infanticide who exercised a powerful sway over literary and cultural imagination in the period 1558-1688. It encompasses poetry, prose and drama, and translation, tragedy, comedy and political writing.
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A poetical translation of the Works of Horace with the original text and notes collected from the best Latin and French Commentators By P Francis The second edition

A poetical translation of the Works of Horace  with the original text  and notes collected from the best Latin and French Commentators     By P  Francis     The second edition

What ! shall my strongest Potions fail , And could Medea's Charms prevail ?
When the fair Harlot , proud of Heart , Deep felt the Vengeance of her Art ; Her
Gown with powerful Poisons dyed In Flames enwrap'd the guilty Bride . Yet every
Root ...

Author: Horace

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ISBN: BL:A0024358872

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A poetical translation of the works of Horace with the original text and critical notes By Philip Francis The eighth edition

A poetical translation of the works of Horace  with the original text  and critical notes     By Philip Francis     The eighth edition

f What ! shall my strongest Potions fail , And could Medea's Charms prevail ?
When the fair Harlot , proud of Heart , Deep felt the Vengeance of her Art ; Her
Gown with powerful Poisons dyed In Flames.enwrap'd the guilty Bride . Yet every
Root ...

Author: Horace

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ISBN: BL:A0023835543

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The Odes And Carmen Seculare

The Odes And Carmen Seculare

Whar ! shall my ftrongest Potions fail , And could Medea's Charms prevail ? When
the fair Harlot , proud of Heart , Deep felt the Vengeance of her Art ; Her Gown
with powerful Poisons dyed In Flames enwrap'd the guilty Bride . Yet every Root ...

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ISBN: ONB:+Z223019106

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Page: 309

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The Fortnightly

The Fortnightly

Come , Thestylis ! where are the love charms ? Wreathe ... Hail , Hecatë , dread
dame ! to the end be thou my assistant , Making my medicines work no less than
the philtre of Circe , Or Medea's charms , or yellow - haired Perimedë's . Wheel of
 ...

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ISBN: UCR:31210021151418

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Encyclopaedia Britannica

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Though the by Medea's charms . On the other hand , he is wholly with keen and
uncompromising controversial spirit of Flacius out originality , and his poetry
reads as if made to order . ultimately deprived him of the sympathy of almost all
his It ...

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ISBN: IND:30000095331884

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The Encyclopaedia Britannica

The Encyclopaedia Britannica

Though the by Medea's charms . On the other hand , he is wholly with keen and
uncompromising controversial spirit of Flacius out originality , and his poetry
reads as if made to order . ultimately deprived him of the sympathy of almost all
his It ...

Author:

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ISBN: NYPL:33433000975155

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The Encyclop dia Britannica

The Encyclop  dia Britannica

Though the by Medea's charms . On the other hand , he is wholly with keen and
uncompromising controversial spirit of Flacius out originality , and his poetry
reads as if made to order . ultimately deprived him of the sympathy of almost all
his It ...

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ISBN: PSU:000057448817

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Cyclop dia of English Literature

Cyclop  dia of English Literature

And all that fable of Medea's charms , Mam . Yes , and I'll purchase Devonshire
and Corn- The manner of our work : the bulls , our furnace , wall , Still breathing
fire : our Argent - vive , the Dragon : And make them perfect Indies ! You admire ...

Author: Robert Chambers

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ISBN: COLUMBIA:0114061953

Category: English literature

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Cyclop dia of English Literature

Cyclop  dia of English Literature

And all that fable of Medea's charms , Mam . Yes , and I'll purchase Devonshire
and Corn- The manner of our work : the bulls , our furnace , wall , Still breathing
fire : our Argent - vive , the Dragon : And make them perfect Indies ! You admire ...

Author: Robert Chambers

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044038432753

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Chambers s Cyclopaedia of English Literature0

Chambers s Cyclopaedia of English Literature0

Writ in large sheepskin , a good fat ram - vellum . dresses and decorations , and
the piquancy of a Such was Pythagoras ' thigh , Pandora's tub , constant
reference from the actors in their assumed , And all that fable of Medea's charms ,
to the ...

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ISBN: BSB:BSB11333464

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Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay

Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay

Old women, and men too, . . . seek, as it were, by Medea's charms, to recoct their
corps, as she bison's, from feeble deformities to sprightly handsomeness. Jeremy
Taylor. What great thing soever 'a man proposed to do in his life, he should ...

Author: Samuel Austin Allibone

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ISBN: UOM:39015054494326

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Chambers s Cyclop dia of English Literature

Chambers s Cyclop  dia of English Literature

Such was Pythagoras ' thigh , Pandora's tub , And all that fable of Medea's
charms , The manner of our work : the bulls , our furnace , Still breathing fire : our
Argent - vive , the Dragon : The Dragon's teeth , Mercury sublimate , That keeps
the ...

Author: Robert Chambers

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ISBN: UIUC:30112102121933

Category: English literature

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Poetical and Dramatic Works of Thomas Randolph

Poetical and Dramatic Works of Thomas Randolph

Bal . I had rather Cut off all , and be our own carvers . [ Aside . Sir , if I had
Medea's charms to boil An aged ram in some enchanted cauldron Till he start up
a lamb , I would recall 1 Edits . , gray . Your youth , and make you like the aged
snake ...

Author: Thomas Randolph

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ISBN: UCAL:$B318682

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Page: 680

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The Best Elizabethan Plays

The Best Elizabethan Plays

Such was Pythagoras ' thigh , Pandora's tub , And all that fable of Medea's
charms , The manner of our work ; the bulls , our furnace , Still breathing fire ; our
argent - vive , the dragon : The dragon's teeth , mercury sublimate , That keeps
the ...

Author: William Roscoe Thayer

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ISBN: UOM:39015014227840

Category: English drama

Page: 611

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The Poetical Works

The Poetical Works

... sat portress Idleness : There , by the fount , Narcissus pined alone ; There
Samson was ; with wiser Solomon , And all the mighty names by love undone .
Medea's charms were there , Circean feasts , With bowls TALES FROM
CHAUCER .

Author: John Dryden

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ISBN: UVA:X030808444

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The Works of John Dryden Poetical works

The Works of John Dryden  Poetical works

Medea's charms were there , Circean feasts , With bowls that turned enamoured
youths to beasts . Here might be seen , that beauty , wealth , and wit ; And
prowess , to the power of love submit ; The spreading snare for all mankind is laid
, And ...

Author: John Dryden

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ISBN: UCAL:B4721534

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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland

The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland

Such was Pythagoras ' Thigh , Pandora's Tub , And all that fable of Medea's
charms , The manner of our work : the bulls , our furnace , Still breathing fire : our
Argent - vive , the Dragon : The Dragon's teeth , Mercury sublimate , That keeps
the ...

Author: Abraham Mills

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ISBN: HARVARD:HN2YXU

Category: English literature

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