Shilling Annotated Plays of Shakspeare for Students; Each Play with Explanatory and Illustrative Notes Critical Remarks and Other AIDS to a Thorough Understanding of the Drama. Edited for the Use of Schools and Students Volume 20
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. 1871 edition. Excerpt: ...better service: their villainy goes against my weak stomach, and therefore I must cast it up. Exit Boy. Re-enter FLuELLEN, Gowsn following. Gow. Captain Fluellen, you must come presently to the mines; the duke of Gloucester would speak with you. Flu. To the mines! tell you the duke, it is not so goot to come to the mines: for, look you, the mines is not according to the disciplines of the war; the concavities of it is not sufiicient; for, look you, th' athversary (you may discuss unto the duke, look you, ) is digt himself four yard under the._countermines: py Cheshu, I think, 'a will plow up all, if there is not petter directions. Gow. The duke of Gloucester, to whom the order of the siege is given, is altogether directed by an Irishman, avcry valiant gentleman, i'faith. _ Flu. It is captain Macmorris, is it not? Gow. I think it be. Flu. Py Cheshu, he 'is an ass, as in the 'orld: I will verify as much in his peard: he has no more directions in the true disciplines of the wars, look you, of the Roman disciplines, than is a puppy-dog. Gow. Here 'a comes; and the Scots captain, captain J amy, with him. Flu. Captain Jamy is a marvellous falorous gentleman, that is certain; and of great expedition and knowledge in ' Would carry coals To carry coals was a proverbial phrase signifying to behave like a menial, to bear insults, to submit to be ordered about, &c. See the opening scene of Romeo and Juliet. D the auncient wars, upon my particular knowledge of his directions: py Cheshu, he will maintain his argument as well as any military man in the world, in the disciplines of the pristine wars of the Romans. Enter ltlscmomns and J AMY. Jamy. Isay, gude-day, captain Fluellen. Flu. God-den' to your worship, goot...
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