Shakespeare's Henry Fifth
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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...would no other company. Erp. The Lord in heaven bless thee, noble Harry! Exeunt all but King. K. Hen.' God-a-mercy, old heart! thou speak'st cheerfully. Enter Pistol. Pist. Qui ra Id? 35 K. Hen. A friend. Pist. Discuss unto me; art thou officer? Or art thou base, common, and popular? K. Hen. I am a gentleman of a company. Ptst. Trail'st thou the puissant pike?-4 K. Hen. Even so. What are you? Pist. As good a gentleman as the Emperor. K. Hen. Then you are a better than the King. Pist. The King's a bawcock, and a heart of gold. A lad of life, an imp of fame; 45 Of parents good, of fist most valiant. I kiss his dirty shoe, and from heart-string I love the lovely bully. What is thy name? K. Hen. Harry le Roy. Ptst. Le Roy! a Cornish name. Art thou of Cornish crew? 50 "K. Hen. No, I am a Welshman. Pist. Know'st thou Fluellen? K. Hen. Yes. Pist. Tell him, I'll knock his leek about his pate Upon Saint Davy's day. 55 K. Hen. Do not you wear your dagger in your cap that day, lest he knock that about yours. Pis-t. Art thou his friend? K. Hen. And his kinsman too. 6o Pist. The figo for thee, then! K. Hen. I thank you. God be with you! Pist. My name is Pistol call'd. E_xit. K. Hen. It sorts well with your fierceness. Enter Fluellen and Gower. Gow. Captain Fluellen I ' 65 Flu. So! in the name of J esu Christ, speak lower. It is the greatest admiration in the universal world, when the true and aunchient preroga tifes and laws of the wars is not kept. If you would take the pains but to examine the wars 70 of Pompey the Great, you shall find, I war rant you, that there is no tiddle taddle nor pibble pabble in Pompey's camp. I warrant you, you shall find the ceremonies of the wars, and the cares...
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- 13 Sep 2013
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