Usage examples for ABT

  1. I saw abt 5 topsail vessels and abt 10 schooners or sloops in the harbour; they had then abt 70 sail schooners a- fishing, with about 600 men and Boys imployd in the fishery: they take vast quantitys Cod, which they cure heere. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  2. 145; Abt, Apuleius und die Zauberei, Giessen, 1909, p. – The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism by Franz Cumont
  3. 180- 195. Abt Vogler, the Man. – Life of Robert Browning by William Sharp
  4. 147- 152. Turnbull, Mrs. Abt Vogler. – Life of Robert Browning by William Sharp
  5. Innumerable changes in the metric feet occur in Browning's " Saul," in " Abt Vogler," or in any great poem. – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  6. What he meant by Hamlet, or the Ode to a Nightingale, or Abt Vogler, we say, is this or that which we knew already; and so we lose what he had to tell us. – Oxford Lectures on Poetry by Andrew Cecil Bradley
  7. My Last Duchess, Andrea del Sarto, Saul, Abt Vogler, and The Last Ride Together are a few of his strong representative monologues. – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  8. If " Abt Vogler" be started as a soliloquy, it must not be turned into a speech to an audience, nor even into a direct speech to one individual. – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  9. To receive a right impression from " Abt Vogler," for example, the reader must consciously or unconsciously realize the point of view, and also the philosophic arguments for the highest idealism of the age. – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  10. For a Herr Abt, from here, I asked the same favour last time. – Correspondence of Wagner and Liszt, Volume 1 by Francis Hueffer (translator)
  11. As Master Hugues of the earlier collection of poems converts a bewildering technique of music into poetry, and discovers in its intricate construction a certain interposing web spun by the brain between the soul and things divine, so Abt Vogler interprets music on the other side- that of immediate inspiration, to which the constructive element- real though slight- is subordinate. – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden
  12. Very remarkable is the combination of rime and frequent alliteration in Browning's Abt Vogler. – The Principles of English Versification by Paull Franklin Baum