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The Works of Beaumont & Fletcher: The Text Formed from a New Collation of ... - Page 361
by Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - 1844
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Shakespeare's World of Death: The Early Tragedies

Richard Courtney - Drama - 1995 - 268 pages
..."slings" or culverin (III. i. 58), of words "too light for the bore of the matter" (IV.vi.25), and says: For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar; and't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines And blow them at the moon. (III.iv.207-210)...
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Shakespeare the Playwright: A Companion to the Complete Tragedies, Histories ...

Victor L. Cahn - Drama - 1996 - 865 pages
...presence of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, whom he trusts, he says, as "adders fang'd" (III, iv, 203): For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar, an't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon. (Ill, iv,...
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A History of Greek Fire and Gunpowder

J. R. Partington - History - 1960 - 381 pages
For nearly 600 years, from the battles of the early fourteenth century to the dropping of the atomic bomb at Hiroshima, firearms derived from gunpowder and other chemicals ...
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Yale Studies in English, Volume 34

1908
...I can hope To put upon her. petard's. One is reminded of the familiar words in Hamlet (3. 4. 206): For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar. 2. 6. 67 a caftle i'the ayro. 'This phrase has been common since 1580, where it occurs in North's Plutarch...
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Practically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations on Engineering, Technology ...

C.C. Gaither, Alma E Cavazos-Gaither - Technology & Engineering - 1998 - 367 pages
...Technology, and Engineering Education Volume 36, Number 4, October 1995 (p. 744) Shakespeare, William For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar. Hamlet Act III, scene 4, 1. 206-207 Shaw, George Bernard Very nice sort of place, Oxford, I should...
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Scare Quotes from Shakespeare: Marx, Keynes, and the Language of Reenchantment

Martin Harries - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 209 pages
...describing his own future counter-moves against the schemes of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern: Let it work, For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar, an't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon. (III.iv.205-...
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Deadly Thought: Hamlet and the Human Soul

Jan H. Blits - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 405 pages
...suspicion that he is being led into a trap. Yet, Hamlet seems to relish the prospect: Let it work; For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petard, and't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines And blow them at the moon....
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The Wisdom of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Political Science - 2002 - 228 pages
...the pregnant hinges of the knee Where thrift may follow fawning. Hamlet — Hamlet IlIM Let it work; For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar. Hamlet — Hamlet III.iv Knavery's plain face is never seen till us'd. Iago— Othello Hi This is the...
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The Kendall/Hunt Anthology: Literature to Write About

K. H. Anthol - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 313 pages
...fang'd, They bear the mandate. They must sweep my way, And marshal me to knavery. Let it work; 205 For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar; and 't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon. O, 'tis...
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Faking It

William Ian Miller - Philosophy - 2003 - 290 pages
...adders fang'd They bear the mandate, they must sweep my way And marshal me to knavery. Let it work, For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar, an't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon. (Hamlet...
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