Sammlung; The Text Formed a New Collation of the Early Editions in Eleven Volumes. the Fair Maid of the Inn. - The Noble Gentleman. - The Elder Brother. - The Nice Valour Or, the Passion Ate Madman. - The Bloody Brother Or, Volume 10

Sammlung; The Text Formed a New Collation of the Early Editions in Eleven Volumes. the Fair Maid of the Inn. - The Noble Gentleman. - The Elder Brother. - The Nice Valour Or, the Passion Ate Madman. - The Bloody Brother Or, Volume 10

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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. 1846 edition. Excerpt: ...I do not truly know what women make of it: Andrew, she has a face looks like a story; The story of the heavens looks very like her." And. She has a wide face, then. Char. She has a cherubin's, Cover' d and veil'd with modest blushes.--Eustace, Be happy, whiles poor Charles is patient!--Get me my book again, and come in with me. Exeunt above. Enter Bnrssc, Eusrscn, Eonamonr, and Cowsr, followed by MIRAMONTI'. Bri. Welcome, sweet daughter; welcome, noble brother; And you are welcome, sir, with all your writings: Ladies, most welcome.--What, my angry brother! You must be welcome too; the feast is flat else. she has a face looks like a story, The story of the heavens looks very like her " Mr. Seward, out of kindness to Charles, and that he may ' not talk nonsense, ' would alter 'story' to 'glory' in both places: ' but, ' says Mr. Theobald, ' I have preserved the word 'story, ' because our authors have used the same image in their Philaster act iii. sc. 2; ' How that foolish mam, fhat reads the story of a woman's face, And dies belieqring it, is lost for ever.' Wherein he certainly is very right; which is still stronger proved by Eustace afterwards saying, ' How do you, brother, with your cwrious story l Have you not read her yet suflieiently? ' " Ed. 1778. " So Pericles, Prince of Tyre, in Shakespeare's alteration of that play, act i. sc. 1, says of the daughter of Antiochus; ' See where she comes!..... Her face the book of praises, where is read Nothing but curious pleasures.' " Mason. " I can make sense of this passage as little as Mr. Seward;--the passage from Philaster is nothing to...show more

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  • Paperback | 150 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 281g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236542002
  • 9781236542007