Shakespeare an archer by William Lowes RushtonShakespeare an archer by William Lowes Rushton

Shakespeare an archer

byWilliam Lowes Rushton

Paperback | February 2, 2012

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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. 1897. Excerpt: ... all, which Aspe shall not doo. What heuynes doth in a stripe euery man by experience can tell, therfore Assho being both swyfter and heuier is more fit for sheafe Arroes then Aspe, and thus mucho for the best wood for shaftcs. According to Aschain, although ash is heavier than asp, an arrow made of ash is swifter than an arrow made of asp; in other words the arrow made of ash Upon enforcement flies with greatest speed. Nestor. In the reproof of chance Lies the true proof of men: the sea being smooth, How many shallow bauble boats dare sail Upon her patient breast, making their way With those of nobler bulk! But let the ruffian Boreas once engage The gentle Thetis, and anon behold The strong-ribb'd bark through liquid mountains cut, Bounding between the two moist elements Like Perseus' horse: where's then the saucy boat, Whose weak untimber'd sides but even now Co-rivall'd greatness!' Either to harbour fled Or made a toast for Neptune.--Troilus and Cressida, Act 1, Scene d. Lytic botes and thinne boardes, can not tndurc the rage of a tempest. Under the greenwood tree Who loves to lie with me, And turn his merry note Onto the sweet bird's throat. Come hither, come hither, come hither: Here shall he see No enemy But Winter and rough weather.--As You Like It, Act 2, Scene 5. In consydering the tyme of the yeare, a wyse Archer wyll fclowe a good shipman. In Winter and rough weather, small bootet and little pinkes forsake the seas: and at one tyme of the yeare, no Gallies come abrode; so lyke wyse weakc Archers, usyng small and holowe shnftes, with bowes of little pith, muste be content to gyve place for a tymo. And this I do not saye, eyther to discommendo or dis-courage any weake shooter: For lykewyse, as there is no shippe better than Gallies be, in a softe ...
Title:Shakespeare an archerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217989950

ISBN - 13:9780217989954

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