Shakespeare's History Of King Henry The Eighth Volume 31 by William Shakespeare

Shakespeare's History Of King Henry The Eighth Volume 31

byWilliam Shakespeare

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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. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...becomes thee not. Surrey. May it please your grace,--King Henry. No, sir, it does not please me. I had thought I had had men of some understanding And wisdom of my council, but I find none. Was it discretion, lords, to let this man, This good man--few of you deserve that title,--This honest man, wait like a lousy footboy At chamber door? and one as great as you are? 140 Why, what a shame was this! Did my commission Bid ye so far forget yourselves? I gave ye Power as he was a counsellor to try him, Not as a groom. There 's some of ye, I see, More out of malice than integrity, Would try him to the utmost, had ye mean, Which ye shall never have while I live. Chancellor. Thus far, My most dread sovereign, may it like your grace To let my tongue excuse all. What was purpos'd Concerning his imprisonment was rather--150 If there be faith in men--meant for his trial, And fair purgation to the world, than malice,--I 'm sure, in me. King Henry. Well, well, my lords, respect him. Take him, and use him well; he 's worthy of it. I will say thus much for him: if a prince May be beholding to a subject, I Am, for his love and service, so to him. Make me no more ado, but all embrace him; Be friends, for shame, my lords!--My Lord of Canter-bury, I have a suit which you must not deny me, 160 That is, a fair young maid that yet wants baptism; You must be godfather and answer for her. Cranmer. The greatest monarch now alive may glory In such an honour; how may I deserve it That am a poor and humble subject to you? King Henry. Come, come, my lord, you 'd spare your spoons. You shall have Two noble partners with you,--the old Duchess of Norfolk HENRY VIII--II And Lady Marquess Dorset; will these please you?--Once more, my Lord of Winchester, I charge you, Embrace and...

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Title:Shakespeare's History Of King Henry The Eighth Volume 31Format:PaperbackDimensions:68 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.14 inPublished:July 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217550827

ISBN - 13:9780217550826

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