Mr. William Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies and Poems Volume 5

Mr. William Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies and Poems Volume 5

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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. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...is the hag, when maids lie on their backs, That presses them and learns them first to bear, Making them women of good carriage: This is she--R'om. Peace, peace, Mercutio, peace! Thou talk'st of nothing. Mer. True, I talk of dreams, Which are the children of an idle brain, Begot of nothing but vain fantasy, 66 a round little worm, etc.: said to follow laziness: one of the many monstrous snpev Stitious encouraged as a means of moral discipline. Which is as thin of substance as the air And more inconstant than the wind, who wooes 100 Even now the frozen bosom of the north, And, being anger'd, puffs away from thence, Turning his face to the dew-dropping south. Ben. This wind, you talk of, blows us from ourselves-, Supper is done, and we shall come too late. Rom. I fear, too early: for my mind misgives Some consequence yet hanging in the stars Shall bitterly begin his fearful date With this night's revels and expire the term Of a despised life clos'd in my breast no By some vile forfeit of untimely death. But He, that hath the steerage of my course, Direct my sail! On, lusty gentlemen. Ben. Strike, drum. Exeunt. Scene V. A hall in Capulkt's house. Musicians waiting. Enter Servingmen, with napkins. First Serv. Where 's Potpan, that he helps not to take away? He shift a trencher! he scrape a trencher! Sec. Serv. When good manners shall lie all in one or two men's hands and they unwash'd too, 't is a foul thing. First Serv. Away with the joint-stools, remove the court-cupboard, look to the plate. Good, thou, save me a piece of marchpane; and, as thou lovest me, let the porter let in Susan Grindstone and Nell. Antony, and Potpan! Sec. Serv. Ay, hoy, ready. 9 First Serv. You are look'd for and call'd for, ask'd for and sought for, in the great chamber....show more

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  • Paperback | 204 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 372g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 123655504X
  • 9781236555045