Shaksperee's Tragedy of Macbeth

Shaksperee's Tragedy of Macbeth

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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. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...Macbeth. Come on; Gentle my lord, sleek o'er your rugged looks; Be bright and jovial among your guests to-night. Macbeth. So shall I, love; and so, I pray, be you: 11. without all, without any or beyond all. 13. scotch'd, cut with shallow incisions, gashed. 14. She '11 close, i. e., the wounds will heal, poor, feeble. 16. the frame of things disjoint, 'the (orderly) universe fall to pieces.' both the worlds suffer, heaven and earth perish. 21. on. The ' torture of the mind' is compared to a rack on which the mind lies in ecstasy, i. e., beside itself with the frenzy of pain. 23. fitful, 'full of paroxyms' (Schmidt), 'intermittent' (Clarendon). 25. "Malice domestic, such as the treason of Macdonwald; foreign levy, such as the invasion of Sweno" (Clarendon). 27. sleek o'er, smooth. 18. these terrible dreams. "Those who have seen Miss Helen Faueit play Lady Macbeth will remember how she shuddered at the mention of the ' terrible dreams, ' with which she too was shaken. The sleep-walking scene was doubtless in the poet's mind already."--Clarendon. Let your remembrance apply to Banquo; 30 Present him eminence, both with eye and tongue: Unsafe the while, that we Must lave our honours in these flattering streams, And make our faces visards to our hearts, Disguising what they are. Lady Macbeth. You must leave this. Macbeth. 0, full of scorpions is my mind, dear wife! Thou know'st that Banquo, and his Meance, lives. Lady Macbeth. But in them nature's copy 's not eterne. Macbeth. There's comfort yet; they are assailable; Then be thou jocund: ere the bat hath flown 40 His cloister'd flight; ere to black Hecate's summons The shard-borne beetle with his drowsy hums Hath rung night's yawning peal, there shall be done A deed of dreadful note. Lady Macbeth....show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 132g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236659813
  • 9781236659811