Plays of Shakespeare Selected and Prepared for Use in Schools, Clubs, Classes, and Families Volume 1

Plays of Shakespeare Selected and Prepared for Use in Schools, Clubs, Classes, and Families Volume 1

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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. 1876 edition. Excerpt: ...enterprise. King. These things, indeed, you have articulate, ' Proclaim'd at market-crosses, read in churches, To face the garment of rebellion With some fine colour that may please the eye Of fickle changelings and poor discontents, Which gape and rub the elbow at the news Of hurlyburly innovation: And never yet did insurrection want Such water-colours to impaint his cause; Nor moody beggars, starving for a time Of pellmell havoc and confusion. Prince. In both our armies there is many a soul Shall pay full dearly for tin encounter, If once they join in trial. Tell your nephew The Prince of Wales doth join with all the world In praise of Henry Percy: By my hopes, --This present enterprise set off his head,8--I do not think a braver gentleman, More active-valiant or more valiant-young, More daring or more bold, is now alive To grace this latter age with noble deeds. For my part, --I may speak it to my shame, --I have a truant been to chivalry, And so I hear he doth account me too; Yet this before my father's Majesty, --I am content that he shall take the odds Of his great name and estimation, And will, to save the blood on either side, Try fortune with him in a single fight. King. And, Prince of Wales, so dare we venture thee, Albeit considerations infinite Do make against it.--No, good Worcester, no; We love our people well; even those we love Tl at are misled upon your cousin's part; And, will they take the offer of our grace, 'So in the quartos. Of course, articulate is here used in the past tense for articulated, as in the passage from Holland's Pliny in the preceding note: "Being once fledge and readie to flie abroad." To articulate is to set down in articles. His present rebellion being excepted or struck off from his more

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  • Paperback | 286 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 513g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236990439
  • 9781236990433