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" 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... "
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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Paradise Lost, 1668-1968: Three Centuries of Commentary

Earl Roy Miner, William Moeck, Steven Edward Jablonski - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 510 pages
...recoiles / Upon himself. As a cannon running back when fired. [Hume] ^Shakespeare, Hamlet 3.4.208-09, "For 'tis the sport to have the enginer / Hoist with his own petar." [К, citing Mitford] ЧАп anticipation of 6.470-718. See also 8 14-1 8. [H-EM] 20 The Hell within...
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Conserving the Enlightenment: French Military Engineering from Vauban to the ...

Jānis Langins - History - 2004 - 532 pages
...permitted the evolution of military engineering from a combat arm to a service arm of the army. Siegecraft For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar. . . . William Shakespeare, Hamlet, act III, scene iv1 Vauban, the great fortifier whose methods...
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Shakespeare's Military Language: A Dictionary

Charles Edelman - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 423 pages
...murderous petar, petard plans of Claudius and his agents, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, against themselves, 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 . . . (3.4.206-9)...
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Textual Performances: The Modern Reproduction of Shakespeare's Drama

Lukas Erne, Margaret Jane Kidnie - Literary Collections - 2004 - 229 pages
...two others under 'enginer' ('then there's Achilles, a rare enginer!', Troilus andCressida, 2.3.8, and 'For 'tis the sport to have the enginer / Hoist with his own petard', Hamlet, 3.4.213). The abitrariness of such a division is made manifest in the fact that the...
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