Shakspeare's Tragedy of Macbeth, with Explanatory Notes, Adapted for Scholastic or Private Study by J. Hunter

Shakspeare's Tragedy of Macbeth, with Explanatory Notes, Adapted for Scholastic or Private Study by J. Hunter

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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. 1869 edition. Excerpt: ...equivocate to heaven: O, come in, equivocator. Knocking. Knock, knock, knock! Who's there? Faith, here's an English tailor come hither, for stealing out of a French hose;5 Come in, tailor; here you may roast your goose. Knocking. 1 To know my deed, $-: . While knowing what I have done, it were best I should be lost in my thoughts of who I am. 1 Old turning Enough of turning. The word old was often used in colloquial language as an augmentative denoting abundant or in excess. Hence the play on words in the Taming of the Shrew, iii. 2., 'News, old news, and such news as you never heard of.' Seedote in the Editor's Tempest, p. 22. 'On the expectation of plenty That is, because he foresaw a plentiful supply of grain, which would bring down the price of what he had engrossed or monopolised. 4 Come in time You are come in good time. I suppose here a reference to the farmer's having left the world before his time. 'Hose A pair of breeches and stockings. Knock, knock! Never at quiet! What are you?--But this place is too cold for hell. I '11 devil-porter it no further: I had thought to have let in some of all professions, that go the primrose way 1 to the everlasting bonfire. Knocking. Anon, anon!--I pray you, remember the porter., Opens the gate. Enter Macduff and Lenox. Macd. Was it so late, friend, ere you went to bed, That you do lie so late? Port, Faith, sir, we were carousing till the second cock Macd. Is thy master stirring?--Our knocking has awaked him; here he comes. Enter Macbeth. Len. Good morrow, noble sir! Macb. Good-morrow, both! Macd. Is the king stirring, worthy thane? Macb. Not yet. Macd. He did command me to call timely on him; I have almost slipped the hour. Macb. I '11 bring you to him. Macd. I know this is a joyful trouble to you; more

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  • Paperback | 38 pages
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