Shakespeare By Old Authors (volume 1)

Paperback | February 8, 2012

byWilliam Lowes Rushton

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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.1867 Excerpt: ... And the reader will perceive that Schlegel, in translating that expression, uses almost the same words which Voss uses in translating those lines: K. John. The king is moved, and answers not to this. Const. 0, be removed from him, and answer well. King John, Act iii. Sc. 1. Petrucio. Myself am moved to woo thee for my wife. Katharina. Moved! in good time: let him that moved you hither Remove you hence: I knew you at the first You were a moveable. Taming the Shrew, Act ii. Sc. 1. Nestor. With due observance of thy godlike seat, Great Agamemnon, Nestor shall apply Thy latest words. In the reproof of chance Lies the true proof of men. Troilus and Cressida, Act i. Sc. 3. Anne. Fouler than heart can think thee, thou canst make No excuse current, but to hang thyself. Glou. By such despair, I should accuse myself. Anne. And, by despairing, shouldst thou stand excused; For doing worthy vengeance on thyself, Which didst unworthy slaughter upon others. Richard III., Act i. Sc. 2. Launce. Thou shalt never get such a secret from me but by a parable. Speed. 'Tis well that I get it so. But, Launce, how sayest thou, that my master is become a notable lover? Launce. I never knew him otherwise. Speed. Than how? Launce. A notable lubber, as thou reportest him to be. Speed. "Why, thou whoreson ass, thou mistakest me. Two Gentlemen of Verona, Act ii. Sc. 5. Ye have a figure by which ye play with a couple of words or names resembling, and because the one seemes to answere th' other by manner cf illusion, and doth, as it were, nick him, I call him the nicknamer. If any other man can give him a fitter English name, I will not be angrie, but I am sure mine is veryneere the originall sence of Prosonomasia, and is rather a by-name geven in sport, than a surname geven of any earnest...

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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.1867 Excerpt: ... And the reader will perceive that Schlegel, in translating that expression, uses almost the same words which Voss uses in transl...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:20 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.04 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021705336X

ISBN - 13:9780217053365

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