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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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Complete Works: With Life, Compendium and Concordance, Volume 7

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson - 1896
...should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains: Othello, act ii. sc. 3. Enginer For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petard. Hamlet, act iii. sc. 4. England This England never did, nor never shall, Lie at the proud...
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Shakespere's Works, Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1897
...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 : and 't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon. O !...
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The Works of Shakespeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1899
...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 : and 't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon : O,...
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The Works of Shakespeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1899
...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 : and 't shall go hard But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon : O,...
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Milton's Paradise Lost ...

John Milton - 1895
...the earth. See II. 417-465. 16. For the metre see note on 885. 17. Compare Hamlet, in. iv. 199 : " For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar. " It is always regarded as a satisfaction of poetical justice when a man brings punishment on himself...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: With Historical and ..., Volume 4

William Shakespeare, Sir Israel Gollancz, Evangeline Maria O'Connor - 1901
...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: 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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Ephemera Critica: Or, Plain Truths about Current Literature

John Churton Collins - Criticism - 1901 - 379 pages
...will give a few illustrations. A plain man or a student for examination comes to these lines: " "Tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar ; " and, though he knows what the general sense is wishes to know exactly what Shakespeare means. He...
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Slang and Its Analogues Past and Present: A Dictionary, Historical ..., Volume 5

John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley - Slang - 1902
...Caught in one's own trap; involved in danger meant for others. 1596. SHAKSPEARB, Hamlet, iii. 4, 207. For 'tis the sport to have the enginer HOIST WITH HIS OWN PETAR. PETE JENKINS, subs. phr. (circus). An auxiliary clown. [The original Pete Jenkins (c. 1855) had...
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Shakespeare's Hamlet

William Shakespeare - 1902 - 320 pages
...anged, 200 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 : and 't shall go hard, But I will delve one yard below their mines, And blow them at the moon. Oh,...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

Quotations - 1903 - 1158 pages
...of natnre. ihid. I mnst he crnel, only to he kind : Thns had hegins, and worse remains hehind. ihid. For 'tis the sport to have the enginer Hoist with his own petar. ihid. Diseases desperate grown % desperate appliance are relieved, Or not at all.1 Act it. Sc. 3. A...
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