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" I loved Ophelia: forty thousand brothers Could not with all their quantity of love, Make up my sum. "
The North American Review - Page 661
edited by - 1868
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The Literature Workbook

Clara Calvo, Jean Jacques Weber - 1998 - 148 pages
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Shakespearean Illuminations: Essays in Honor of Marvin Rosenberg

Marvin Rosenberg - 1998 - 390 pages
...expression of the grief occasioned by his love for Ophelia, Hamlet hyperbolically challenges that love: "I loved Ophelia. Forty thousand brothers / Could...with all their quantity of love / Make up my sum" (272-74). Hamlet, in short, will not let Laertes "outface" him. Nor will he allow Laertes to assume...
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Shakespeare: Readers, Audiences, Players

Charles Edelman, R. S. White, Christopher Wortham - 1998 - 304 pages
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Of All the Nerve: Deb Margolin Solo

Deb Margolin - 1999 - 214 pages
...tree can not be right or wrong; a wind, a time of day . . . and this woman, neither young nor old: 'I loved Ophelia. Forty thousand brothers could not...with all their quantity of love make up my sum.' And Spalding Gray! You can't criticize him, really! He too is a time of day, a season, a fact. A fact....
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The Library Shakespeare: Comedies ; Vol. 2, Tragedies ; Vol. 3, Historical plays

William Shakespeare - 2004 - 1458 pages
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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

William Shakespeare - 1999 - 412 pages
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Bound to Act: Models of Action, Dramas of Inaction

Valeria Wagner - 1999 - 288 pages
...action," a name that he will not utter himself but that will be left to the spectators to pronounce. I loved Ophelia. Forty thousand brothers Could not with all their quantity of love Make up my sum. What wilt thou do for her? (Vi 265-67)* Hamlet has obviously not managed to leave the stage yet, as...
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The Arden Dictionary of Shakespeare Quotations

William Shakespeare - 1999 - 416 pages
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The Struggles of Brown, Jones, and Robinson: By One of the Firm

Anthony Trollope - 1999 - 200 pages
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Shakespeare Performed: Essays in Honor of R.A. Foakes

R. A. Foakes - 2000 - 332 pages
...Ophelia. I was the more deceived. (3.1.114-19) In the graveyard scene Hamlet declares to all and sundry, I loved Ophelia. Forty thousand brothers Could not with all their quantity of love Make up my sum. (5.1.269-71) It seems impossible to discern the genuineness of his affection for Ophelia from Hamlet's...
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