The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. with a General Index, Digesting Them Under Proper Heads

The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. with a General Index, Digesting Them Under Proper Heads

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1830 edition. Excerpt: ... When Dighton thus told on, --we smother'd The most replenished sweet work of nature, That from lite prime creation, e'er she fram'd.--Hence both are gone with conscience and remorse, . They could not speak; and so I left them both, To bear this tidings to the bloody king. EXPEDITION. Come, --I have learn'd, that fearful commenting Is leaden servitor to dull delay; Delay leads impotent and snail-pac'd beggary: Then fiery expedition be my wing, . Jove's Mercury, and herald for a king! Queen Margaret's Exprobation. I call'd thee then, vain flourish of my fortune 1 call'd thee then, poor shadow, painted queen r The presentation of but what I was, The flattering indexf of a direful pageant, One heav'd a high to be hurl'd down below: A mother only mock'd with two fair babes;. A dream of what thou wast; a garishj flag, To be the aim of every dangerous shot; A sign of dignity, a breath, a bubble, A queen in jest, only to fill the scene. Merciless. t Indexea were anciently placed at the beginning of boolul-.." Flaring..... .," Where is thy husband now? Where be thy brothers? Where be thy two sons? wherein dost thou joy? Who sues, and kneels, and says--God save the queen? Where be the bending peers that flatter'd thee? Where be the thronging troops that follow'd thee? Decline all this and see what now thou art. For happy wife, a most distressed widow; For joyful mother, one that wails the name; For one being sued to one that humbly sues: For queen, a very caitiff crown'd with care; For one that scorn'd at me, now scorn'd of me; For one being fear'dof all, now fearing one; For one commanding all, obey'd of none. Thus hath the course of justice wheel'd about, And left thee but a very prey to time; Having no more but thought of what thou wert, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 195g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236770226
  • 9781236770226