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amended play reads bloud Boswell brother Bucciuolo Cade Camillus Cardinall casa Clarence Clif Clifford Collier crowne death Doctor donna doth Duke Humphrey Duke of Yorke Earle edition of 1619 Edward Enter euen Exet Exit fairy Falstaff father Ford Genobbia giue Gloster grace hart hath haue heauen heere Henry IV Host house of Lancaster house of Yorke husband King Henry Knight Kyng lady Lancaster leaue line 16 line 29 line 30 line 31 liue Lord loue maestro Raimondo Malone Malone's Shakespeare master Merry Wives Midsummer Night's Dream misteris Nerino neuer omitted omnes ouer Prince printed Queene Quic quoth Richard saue second folio selfe Shal shee Sir Hu sir Iohn Somerset sonne souldiers speake speech staie Steevens sweet sword tell thee Theseus thou art vnto vpon Warwike wife Windsor woman word yeeld
Page x - The First part of the Contention betwixt the two famous Houses of Yorke and Lancaster, with the death of the good Duke Humphrey: And the banishment and death of the Duke of...
Page 9 - These are the forgeries of jealousy : And never, since the middle summer's spring, Met we on hill, in dale, forest, or mead, By paved fountain, or by rushy brook, Or in the beached margent of the sea, To dance our ringlets to the whistling wind, But with thy brawls thou hast disturb'd our sport.
Page xiii - The | Whole Contention | betweene the two Famous | Houses, LANCASTER and | YORKE. | With the Tragicall ends of the good Duke Humfrey, Richard Duke of Yorke, | and King Henrie the \ sixt. \ Diuided into two Parts: And newly corrected and | enlarged. Written by William Shakespeare, Gent. | Printed at LONDON, for TP...
Page 95 - WHAT needs my Shakespeare, for his honour'd bones, The labour of an age in piled stones? Or that his hallow'd relics should be hid Under a star-ypointing pyramid? Dear son of memory, great heir of fame, What need'st thou such weak witness of thy name? Thou, in our wonder and astonishment, Hast built thyself a livelong monument.
Page xxx - Some say, good Will, which I, in sport, do sing, Had'st thou not played some kingly parts in sport, Thou hadst been a companion for a king. And been a King among the meaner sort.
Page ix - She was so well pleased with that admirable character of Falstaff, in The Two Parts of Henry the Fourth, that she commanded him to continue it for one play more, and to show him in love.
Page 50 - Dream, which I had never seen before, nor shall ever again, for it is the most insipid ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life.
Page 80 - The finch, the sparrow, and the lark, The plain-song cuckoo gray, Whose note full many a man doth mark, And dares not answer nay; — for, indeed, who would set his wit to ao foolish a bird?