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Shakespeare Illustrated, Or The Novels and Histories on which the Plays of ... - Page 306
1809 - 341 pages
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Cymbeline. Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, John Bell, George Steevens - 1788
...scenes, but they arc obtained at the etpence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiflion, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion of the...impossibility of the events in any system of life, were to waste eriticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for...
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The Life of David Garrick, Esq, Volume 1

Arthur Murphy - Actors - 1801 - 389 pages
...pleasing scenes, but they are obtained " at the expence of incongruity. To remark ." the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the " conduct, the confusion of the names, and " and manners of the different times, and the 5' impossibility of the events in any system of .'/ life,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1803
...pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expence of much incongruity. TO remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion...impossibility of the events in any system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 7

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe, Samuel Johnson - 1804
...obtained at the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of die conduct, the confusion of the names, and manners of...impossibility of the events in any system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for...
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The plays of William Shakespeare: accurately printed from the text ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare, Alexander Chalmers - Literary Criticism - 1805
...pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion...impossibility of the events in any system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility,, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1805
...pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion...impossibility of the events in any system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expcnce of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion...impossibility of the events in any system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults tco evident for detection, and too gross for...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Volume 12

William Shakespeare, Manley Wood - Drama - 1806
...the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the VOL. XII. N conduct, the confusion of the names, and manners of...impossibility of the events in any system of life,. were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for...
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King Lear: A Tragedy in Five Acts, Volume 4

William Shakespeare, Nahum Tate, Mrs. Inchbald - Aging parents - 1808 - 78 pages
...pleasing scenes; but they are obtain'ed at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion...impossibility of the events, in any system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for...
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The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the ...

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1808
...pleasing scenes; but they iire obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion...impossibility of the events, in any system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for...
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