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" FROM jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with... "
A History of English Dramatic Literature: To the Death of Queen Anne - Page 326
by Sir Adolphus William Ward - 1899 - 1940 pages
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The life of Christopher Marlowe. Tamberlaine the Great, pts. I-II. The Jew ...

Christopher Marlowe - 1826
...opinion, admitted it into the present collection. THE PROLOGUE. FROM jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll...Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. View but his picture in this tragic glass, And then...
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The History of English Dramatic Poetry to the Time of Shakespeare ..., Volume 3

John Payne Collier - English drama - 1831
...first part of Tamburlaine the Great, are important. ' From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, ' And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, ' We'll...Threatening the world with high astounding terms, ' And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. ' View but his picture in this tragic glass ' And...
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William Shakspere: a biography, Book 1

Charles Knight - 1843 - 542 pages
... " From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We '11 lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine, Threat'ning the world with high astounding terms." t His daring was successful. It is he who is accounted...
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The Works of William Shakspeare: The Text Formed from an Intirely ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1844
...claims to have introduced a new form of composition : " From jigging veins of rhyming mother-U'tis, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war," &c. Accordingly, nearly the whole drama, consisting of a first and second part, is in blank-verse....
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The Works of William Shakespeare: The Text Formed from an Entirely ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1844
...claims to have introduced a new form of composition : " From jigging veins of rhyming mother-teits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war," &c. Accordingly, nearly the whole drama, consisting of a first and second part, is in blank-verse....
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Studies of Shakspere, forming a companion volume to every edition of the text

Charles Knight - 1849
... " From jiggling veins of rhyming mother wits, As such conceits as clownagc keeps in pay, We '11 lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine, Threat'ning the world with high astounding terms." * His daring was successful. It is he who is accounted...
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Studies of Shakspere: Forming a Companion Volume to Every Edition of the Text

Charles Knight - 1849 - 360 pages
... " From jiggling veins of rhyming mother wits, As such conceits as elownage keeps in pay, We '11 lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamburlainc, Threat'ning the world with high astounding terms." * His daring was successful. It is...
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The works of Christopher Marlowe: with notes and some account of ..., Volume 1

Christopher Marlowe, Alexander Dyce - 1850
...printer. * censures] ie judgments, opinions. THE FIRST PART OF TAMBURLAINE THE GREAT. THE PROLOGUE. FROM jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits, And such...Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. View but his picture in this tragic glass, And then...
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The Works of Christopher Marlowe: With Notes and Some Account of ..., Volume 1

Christopher Marlowe, Alexander Dyce - 1850
...Poet. iii. 112. Compare too the Prologue to the First Part of Tamburlaine ; " From jigging reins of rhyming mother-wits, And such conceits as clownage...in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war," &c. It must be remembered that, before the appearance of Tamburlaine, writers for the regular theatres...
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Poetical Works of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey: Minor Contemporaneous Poets ...

Henry Howard Earl of Surrey, Thomas Sackville Earl of Dorset, Nicholas Grimald, Thomas Vaux Baron Vaux - English poetry - 1854 - 284 pages
...the prologue to that tragedy to some extent confirms : ' From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll...the Scythian Tamburlaine, Threatening the world with hitjh astounding terms,' &c. the more vital parts.' In spite of all title-pages to the contrary, he...
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