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Butler - In Fiction - Examples
... See also List of fictional butlers Mr ... Edmund Blackadder, butler to Prince George the Prince Regent, in the TV Series Blackadder the Third ... Alfred Pennyworth, Bruce Wayne's butler from Batman is a well known fictional butler ...
List Of Songs Based On Poems - William Butler Yeats
... The album Now In Time to Be features the works of Yeats performed by various artists ... Loreena McKennitt has set two Yeats poems to music "Stolen Child" "The Two Trees" ...
Edward Butler (politician)
... Edward Butler (1 January 1823-9 June 1879), was born in Kilkenny, Ireland, son of Michael Butler, farmer, and his wife Mary, née Joyce ... Butler found that his ambitions to be trained as a lawyer were blocked in Ireland because of his Catholicism and he migrated to Sydney, arriving in May 1853, where he found work writing for Henry Parkes' Empire ... In politics Butler was a strong supporter of the "liberal party", associated with Parkes and John Robertson, including Robertson's land policy and Charles Cowper's support for the ...
List Of Book Titles Taken From Literature
... Titles taken from works by William Shakespeare do not appear here see List of titles of works based on Shakespearean phrases.) Work Author Literary Reference Absalom, Absalom ... Bernard Shaw The Aeneid, Virgil As I Lay Dying William Faulkner The Odyssey, Homer A Time to Kill John Grisham Ecclesiastes 33 Behold the Man Michael Moorcock Gospel of John 195 Beneath ... Colin Wilson Man and Superman, George Bernard Shaw Brave New World Aldous Huxley The Tempest, William Shakespeare and The Gods of the Copybook Headings, Rudyard Kipling Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Dee ...
The Dial - Notable Contributors By Volume
... Yeats Vol ... Henry McBride, Ezra Pound, Marcel Proust, Arthur Rimbaud, Vincent van Gogh, William Carlos Williams, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Ezra Pound, Logan Pearsall Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Max Weber, William Butler Yeats Vol ...

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    And Cumhal saw like a drifting smoke
    All manner of blessed souls,
    Women and children, young men with books,
    And old men with croziers and stoles.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Although I have come close on forty-nine,
    I have no child, I have nothing but a book,
    Nothing but that to prove your blood and mine.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    yet when all is said
    It was the dream itself enchanted me:
    Character isolated by a deed
    To engross the present and dominate memory.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    I bend my body to the spade
    Or grope with a dirty hand.
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    But was there ever dog that praised his fleas?
    —William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)