Shakespeare's Comedy Tempest

Shakespeare's Comedy Tempest

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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. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...indeed, if they were set in his tail. Ste. My man-monster hath drowned his tongue in sack: for my part, the sea cannot drown me; I swam, ere I could recover the shore, five-and-thirty leagues off and on. By this light, thou shalt be ray lieutenant, monster, or my standard. Trtn. Your lieutenant, if you list; he's no stan-dard. 20 Ste. We 'll not run, Monsieur Monster. Trin. Nor go neither; but you 'll lie, like dogs, and yet say nothing neither. Ste. Moon-calf, speak once in thy life, if thou beest a good moon-calf. Cal. How does thy honour? Let me lick thy shoe. I 'll not serve him, he is not valiant. Trtn. Thou liest, most ignorant monster: I am in case to justle a constable. Why, thoudeboshed fish, thou, was there ever man a coward that 30 hath drunk so much sack as 1 to-day? Wilt thou tell a monstrous lie, being but half a fish and half a monster? Cal. Lo, how he mocks me! wilt thou let him, my lord? Trtn. Lord, ' quoth he! That a monster should be such a natural! Cal. Lo, lo, again! bite him to death, I prithee. Ste. Trinculo, keep a good tongue in your head: if you prove a mutineer, --the next tree! The 40 poor monster's my subject, and he shall not suffer indignity. Cal. I thank my noble lord. Wilt thou be pleased to hearken once again to the suit I made to thee? Ste. Marry, will I: kneel and repeat it; I will stand, and so shall Trinculo. Enter Ariel, invisible. Cal. As I told thee before, I am subject to a tyrant, a sorcerer, that by his cunning hath cheated me of the island. 50 Art. Thou liest. Cal. Thou liest, thou jesting monkey, thou: I would my valiant master would destroy thee! I do not lie. Ste. Trinculo, if you trouble him any more in's tale, by this hand, I will supplant some of your teeth. Trin. Why, I said...
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  • Paperback | 30 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 73g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236969936
  • 9781236969934