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" A damn'd defeat was made. Am I a coward? Who calls me villain? breaks my pate across? Plucks off my beard and blows it in my face? Tweaks me by the nose? gives me the lie i' the throat, As deep as to the lungs? "
The Phrenological Journal and Miscellany - Page 539
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2003 - 249 pages
...555 A damned defeat319 was made. Am I a coward? Who calls me villain?320 Breaks my pate across?321 Plucks off my beard, and blows it in my face? Tweaks...nose? Gives me the lie i' the throat As deep as to the lungs?322 Who does me this? 560 Ha! 'Swounds,323 I should take it, for it cannot be But I am pigeon-livered...
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Theatrical Convention and Audience Response in Early Modern Drama

Jeremy Lopez - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 239 pages
This book gives a detailed and comprehensive survey of the diverse, theatrically vital formal conventions of the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries. Besides providing ...
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There Is Nothing Like a Dane!: The Lighter Side of Hamlet

Clive Francis - Drama - 2003 - 96 pages
...to think about what he'd said. Surprisingly, one of the spectators shouted, "Yes!" Warner responded, "Who calls me villain, breaks my pate across/ Plucks...off my beard and blows it in my face/ Tweaks me by thy nose, gives me the lie i' th' throat/ As deep as to the lungs? Who does me this?" And now a name...
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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2003 - 258 pages
Philip Edwards deals succinctly with the exhaustive commentary and controversy which Hamlet has provoked in the manifestation of its tragic energy. Robert Hapgood has ...
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The Kendall/Hunt Anthology: Literature to Write About

K. H. Anthol - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 313 pages
...no, not for a king, Upon whose property and most dear life A damn'd defeat was made. Am I a coward? Who calls me villain, breaks my pate across. Plucks off my beard and blows it in my face, 600 Tweaks me by th' nose, gives me the lie i' th' throat As deep as to the lungs? Who does me this?...
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Kommunikationsstrukturen in Senecas Dramen: eine pragmatisch-linguistische ...

Augustin Speyer - History - 2003 - 320 pages
...across, Plucks ofFmy beard and blows it in my face, 575 Tweaks me by th' nose, gives me the lie i'th' throat As deep as to the lungs? Who does me this? Ha? 'SwoundsJ should take it; for it cannot be 3-> l But I am pidgeon-livered and lack gall To make oppression...
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Shakespeare: Hamlet

Paul A. Cantor - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 101 pages
...and selfdramatisation. when Hamlet imagines himself interacting with an antagonist: Am I a coward? Who calls me villain. breaks my pate across. Plucks...my face. Tweaks me by the nose. gives me the lie i' th' throat As deep as to the lungs? (II. ii. 571-5) We have come a long way in a short time: from the...
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Dynamism of Character in Shakespeare's Mature Tragedies

Piotr Sadowski - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 327 pages
...which the prince indulges an almost masochistic role of a coward answering the taunts of his accusers: Who calls me villain, breaks my pate across. Plucks...in my face. Tweaks me by the nose, gives me the lie i'th'throat As deep as the lungs — who does me this? (2.2.567-70) In fact Hamlet not so much castigates...
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Humoring the Body: Emotions and the Shakespearean Stage

Gail Kern Paster - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 288 pages
Though modern readers no longer believe in the four humors of Galenic naturalism—blood, choler, melancholy, and phlegm—early modern thought found in these bodily fluids key ...
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Shakespeare's Rhetoric of Comic Character: Dramatic Convention in Classical ...

Karen Newman - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 168 pages
...not for a king, Upon whose property and most dear life 565 A damn'd defeat was made. Am I a coward? Who calls me villain, breaks my pate across, Plucks...in my face, Tweaks me by the nose, gives me the lie i'th' throat As deep as to the lungs - who does me this ? 570 Ha! 'Swounds, I should take it: for it...
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