Plays of the 19th and 20th Centuries Volume 44

Plays of the 19th and 20th Centuries Volume 44

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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. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...July sun would only scorch up the flowers that thrive in tearful April. (nurse goes to K. D.) I was bora to dwell in the gloom of winter. Shouts of many voices at bach and L, as if approaching, thus managed. Six voices: "After him--now we have him! Ten voices: "Seize him! seize him! Ah, all!" Ail: "Upon him 1 Down with Uim! Down with the murderer! Ah! Mark, (in gateway). What noise is that? What mean those shouts here 1 Nurse. They follow us! Mark. No, no! it is a man! they loathe us, but would not chase us into our own burrow. See him fly! would I could lend him strength, I have felt pity for the poor hunted deer--and now would 1 have less for this human stag! All! it is he! (shouts much louder) He turns upon them! Oil! he is lost! Nurse (screams). Oh! Mark. No, no, he is up again! He tends this way. (louder) Here, here! save yourself! Enter Henrico, L. U. E., as if exhausted, with drawn sword. Tis he! Enter, L u. E., Marquaist, Courtiers and Citizens. They try to strike Henrico. He fa!s in the gateway, where Markitta drags him in by seizing him under the armpits, assisted by Nurse. 'Tableau. Mark. Back! King's privilege! Back! This is a royal sanctuary, where none dare enter! all recede. Picture.) Slow Curtain. SCENE.--Interior of Steiniiertz's house, a room and balcony overlooking fields in ith grooves. Night. Gas doivn in u. E. R., and L. Discover Markitta scaled L. C, watching Henrico asleep on sofa L. O. front. A German song is sung in sotto-voce by men's voices at back. i Mask. It U time he woke, for his hour is almost at band. T am like a witch who has inspired a puppet: I give him life but for it to be token away again. I bear in my heart two voices. "Awake!" one of them says, "awake, and...show more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 222g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236976622
  • 9781236976628