1074 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 2.11 in
May 13, 2014
General Books LLC
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1231204281
ISBN - 13: 9781231204283
From the Publisher
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. 1851* edition. Excerpt: ...Do we all holy rites; Let there be sung ATmi nobis, and Te Deum. The dead with charity enclos'd in clay, We'll then to Calais; and to England then, W here ne'er from France arriv'd more happy men. Exeunt. ACT V. Enter Chorus. Cho. Vouchsafe to those that have not read the storj That I may prompt them: and of such as have I humbly pray them to admit the excuse Of time, of numbers, and due course of things. Which cannot in their huge and proper life Be here presented. Now we bear the king Toward Calais: grant him there; there seen, Heave him away upon your winged thoughts, Athwart the sea: Behold, the English beach Pales in the flood with men, with wives, and boys, Whose shouts and claps out-voice the decp-mouth'd Which, like a mighty whiffler 'fore the king, sea. Seems to prepare his way: so let him land; And, solemnly, see him set on to London. So swift a pace hath thought, that even now You may imagine him upon Blackhcath: Where that his lords desire him, to have borne His bruised helmet, and liis bended sword, Before him, through the city: he forbids it, Being free from vainness and self-glorious pride, Giving full trophy, signal, and ostent, Quite from himself, to God. But now behold, In the quick forge and workinghouse of thought, How London doth pour out her citizens I The mayor, and all his brethren, in best sort,--Like to the senators of the antique Rome, With the plebeians swarming at their heels,--Go forth, and fetch their conquering Cesar in: As, by a lower but by loving likelihood, Were now the general of our gracious empress (As, in good time, he may,) from Ireland coming, Bringing rebellion broached on his sword, How many would the peaceful city quit, To welcome him! much more, and much more cause, Did they this Harry. Now...