Annotations Upon King Henry VI. Part II. and III. and Timon of Athens

Annotations Upon King Henry VI. Part II. and III. and Timon of Athens

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1787 edition. Excerpt: ... Play on our poops, when HyperIon s son Should couchin West. S'r EvEN5. 333. In former editions, That he permitted not the winds qfheaven This is a sophistical reading, copied from the players in some of the modern editions, for want of understanding the poet, whose text is corrupt in the old impressions: all of which that I have had the fortune to see, concur in reading, ----So loving to my mother, I 7'/mt he might not beteene the winds efheaoen _ Visit herfaee too roughly. __ Beteene is a corruption without doubt, but not so inveterate a one, but that, by the change of a single letter, and the separation of two words mistakenly jumbled together, I am verily persuaded, I have retrieved. the poet's reading--77iat he might not let e'ep the winds qf heaven, &c. Ti-iaoBALt. C So So in the enterlude of The Lyfe and Repentance of Marie Magdalaine, &c. by Lewis Wager, 1567: i But everniore they were unto me very tender, They would not sqfir the wynde on me to blowe." Srizevizus. So, again, in Marston s Insatiate Countess, 1603: _--she had a lord, " jealous that the air should ravish her chaste looks. MA LONE. Notwithstanding the ingenuity of Mr. Theobald s conjefture, Ibelieve the old reading to be the true one, The rejeeted word occurs in a Letter if Sir ohn Paston to his Brother, though, as I conceive, not rightly explained by Mr. Fenn. See Vol. II. let. 30, p. 30. As ffor Mestresse Kateryne Dudle, I have many tymes recomandyd yow to hyr, and she is noo thynge displeasyd w itt; she rekkythe not howe many Gentylmen love hyr, she is ffull of love, I have hetyn the mat For yow, your onknowleche as I tolde hyr.-- ' more

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