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" Nay, their endeavour keeps in the wonted pace : but there is, sir, an aiery of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapped for't: these are now the fashion ; and so berattle the common stages (so they... "
Notices illustrative of the drama, and other popular amusements, chiefly in ... - Page 81
by William Kelly (of Leicester.) - 1865 - 310 pages
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Publii Terentii Comoediae sex

Térence - Latin drama (Comedy) - 1857 - 642 pages
...Literature, Lecture xiv. He takea, however, a superficial view. XXV " eyry of children, little eyases, tbat cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapped for't," to the stage of Shakespeare. The characters which appear in the plays of Terence are in the main borrowed...
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Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1858
...into the country. See " History of Engl. Dram. Poetry and the Stage," Vol. ip 311, &c. ' — an KYKY of children, little EYASES, that cry out on the top of question,] Shakespeare here alludes to the encouragement at that time given to some " eyry " or ne'l of children,...
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Sir Walter Raleigh and His Time: With Other Papers

Charles Kingsley - Theater - 1859 - 461 pages
...Shakspeare's great soul was giving way to the pettiest passions, when in Hamlet he had his fling at the " aiery of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapp'd for't." It may be that he was girding in return at Jonson, when he complained that " their...
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The Dramatic Works of Massinger and Ford

Philip Massinger, John Ford - English drama - 1859 - 662 pages
...that very civil, simple, good-sort of a gentleman, Rosenerantz : — " But there ig, sir, an aviary of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and arc most tyrannically clapp'd for 4. These are now the fauhiou, and so berattle the common stages (ao...
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The Life and Times of George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham, Volume 3

Mrs. A. T. Thomson - 1860
...them in " Hamlet," thus marking his disapprobation of the system.75 " But there is, sir, an aviary of children, little eyases that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapp'd for it. These are now the fashion, and so besottle the common stages (so they call them) that...
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The Plays of Shakespeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1860
...their endeavour keeps in the wonted pace: but there is, sir, an aiery of children, little eyases,11 . (t) First for 't : these are now the fashion ; and so berattlej the common stages, (so they call them) that many...
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The works of William Shakespeare: the plays ed. from the folio of ..., Volume 11

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1861
...it ? Do they grow rusty f Jfo*. Nay, their endeavour keeps in the wonted pace : But there is, sir, an aiery of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrankally clapped for 't ; these are now the fashion ; and so berattle tho common stages, (so they...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, Adapted for Family Reading

William Shakespeare, Thomas Bowdler - Drama - 1861 - 864 pages
...Provoke. t Young nestlings. H Profession. pace : But there is, sir, an aiery of children, little eyases,i clapp'd for 't : these are now the fashion ; and so berattle the common stages, (so they call them,...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, from the Text of Johnson ..., Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1862
...tlieir endeavour keeps in the wonted pace ; But there is, Sir, an aiery of children,* little eyases t that cry out on the top of question,! and are most tyrannically clapped fortj these are now the fashion ; and so berattle the common stages (so they call them), that many,...
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THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE VOL. XI

RICHARD GRANT WHITE - 1862
...from those who are tickled not by his jokes, but by a dry cough — " o' thf sere." p. 71. " an eyry of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question" : — " Shakespeare," says Mr. Collier, than whom there could be no better authority on such a point,...
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