Essays Tagged: "visage"

Ozymandias by Percy B. Shelley

vast and trunkless legs of stoneStand in the desert. Near them, on the sand,Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown,And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, 5Tell that its sculptor well t ...

(3 pages) 192 0 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Private Passions and Moral Responsibilities: Hamlet

w the will of his conscience.Hamlet opens at the royal castle of Elsinore where a ghost bearing the visage of the recently deceased King Hamlet is seen walking the halls in battle gear. Later it is le ...

(3 pages) 162 5 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

A brief anyalysis and response to Percy Shelley's "Ozymandias" and a commentary on the temporal nature of the things humans strive for most.

rtially erect in the desert. The face of this statue is proud and arrogant, "Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its sculptor well t ...

(2 pages) 94 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

An examination of Bertha's role in Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre in the context of feminism and patriarchy.

she thrust up her candle close to my face, and extinguished it under my eyes. I was aware her lurid visage flamed over mine, and I lost consciousness."In this passage Jane tells the story of Bertha's ... ny cruelty.This passage is ripe with hellish references. Jane speaks of "fiery eyes" and "her lurid visage flamed over mine" all the while Bertha is holding a candle and is afraid of daylight. In this ...

(5 pages) 54 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Imperfections- an Explication of "An Author to Her Book" by Anne Bradstreet"

l,My rambling brat (in print) should mother call.I cast thee by as one unfit for light,Thy Visage was so irksome in my sight,Yet being mine own, at length affection wouldThy blemishes a ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"Government's End"

s and 70s. But he feels that while society was calmer, controversy in government grew masked in the visage of discontent. The early 80s through the middle 90s were a time of reformism. Rauch feels tha ...

(5 pages) 36 1 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"The Trial and Death of Socrates" by Plato

A true mirror to the visage of humanity and its qualities and downfalls, The Trial and Death of Socrates, by Plato, uses ...

(5 pages) 89 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Ozymandias" Themes

hat the sculptor had skillfully captured the 'frown, the wrinkled lip, and sneer' on the 'shattered visage' through 'passions well read.' The importance of this traveler is that of symbolism. The trav ... et alone despair upon! It can be seen that nature has destroyed his works in the quotes, 'shattered visage' and 'sand, half sunk.' Thus the major theme of the poem is reavealed.The statue is described ...

(2 pages) 13013 1 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The One

I dreamt of her visageI crave for her touchI long for her perceivingThen I told you everythingI told you about her e ...

(1 pages) 44 1 4.5 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Dusk Till Dawn!!

esOn my warm face caressed it didWith sweetened Lilac air, fondled I beImages of meadows of endless visageDaisies, Bluebells, Joined in prayerCrops of dandelions here and thereLike opals of an April d ...

(3 pages) 20 1 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Chilled to the Bone: A Character Study of Roger Chillingworth in "The Scarlet Letter".

of Hester Prynne, though his name is never revealed. He is a man "Small in stature, with a furrowed visage," and is both intelligent looking and clothed in a strange mix of civilized and native Americ ...

(4 pages) 11 0 3.5 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Wet Dog

isn't for Mr. Giles to raise these kids. It's for me." One of the riders, a lean man with a hawkish visage spat in the dirt beside his horse and said, "Tom, we come for the kids. Buckboard will be her ...

(7 pages) 8 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Mesopotamie

. C'était construire avec les briques de boue avec argile qui était mis en feu sur la visage de la brique. La ville Babylone était en forme'un rectangle. Avec des barrières ...

(2 pages) 571 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Examine The Issues Of Racial Stereotyping In Othel

thello's life which captured her heart not black magic, for example Desdemona says "I saw Othello's visage mind" (act 1 scene 3 line 249), and Othello tells everyone present "I won his daughter" (act ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

An analysis of the battles of Issus and Gauagemela

ttributed as the keystones for his overall success in subduing the Asiatic empire. Alexander’s visage of brilliance is repeatedly reflected upon and thrust into the limelight, with often little b ...

(24 pages) 11 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

ns.The word 'Christian' reverberates with qualities of sympathy for another's plight and provides a visage under which these 'Christians' behave in a non-Christian manner. The vision of a traditional ...

(9 pages) 1626 0 1.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Edouard Manet's Beggar with Oysters Visual Analysis

nd a perplexing look, worthy of questioning. Some, I think, may feel uncomfortable by this puzzling visage and his imposing dimensions; others will join him in thought and reflection. The man is not a ...

(1 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art