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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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Hamlet

Kenneth Branagh - Performing Arts - 1996 - 208 pages
...inside knowledge. ROSENCRANTZ Nay, their endeavour keeps in the wonted pace. But there is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question and are most tyrannically clapped jor'i. He pulls out a newspaper to prove his point. These are now the fashion, and so berattle the...
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On the Subject of Drama

David Hornbrook - Education - 1998 - 201 pages
...Companies of the late 1500s were a great public success,10 and at the height of their popularity these little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapped forY" could command the talents of playwrights like John Lyly, George Chapman and Ben Jonson. While...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1999 - 296 pages
...keeps in the wonted pace, but there is sir an eyrie of children, little eyases, that cry out on the ,15 top of question and are most tyrannically clapped for't. These are now the fashion, and so be-rattle the common stages (so they call them) that many wearing rapiers are afraid of goose-quills,...
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Shakespeare : A Life: A Life

Park Honan - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 480 pages
...with a delicious courtly joke, But there is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases [baby hawks], 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 call them that many wearing rapiers are afraid of goose-quills,...
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Historicism, Psychoanalysis, and Early Modern Culture

Carla Mazzio, Douglas Trevor - History - 2000 - 417 pages
...smaller, more expensive, and patronized by a somewhat more exclusive audience: "There is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapp'd for't. These are now the fashion, and so berattle the common stages so they call them ...
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Showing Like a Queen: Female Authority and Literary Experiment in Spenser ...

Katherine Eggert - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 289 pages
...reign.59 But the late innovation also seems to be the boy players themselves, the "little eyases" who "cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapped for't" (2.2.337-39). Those boy players might be in the news for Shakespeare around 1600 or 1601 for several...
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The Klingon Hamlet

Lawrence Schoen - Fiction - 2001 - 240 pages
...they grow rusty? Rosencrantz Nay, their endeavour keeps in the wonted pace: but there is, sir, an aery of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top...tyrannically clapped for't: these are now the fashion; and so berattle the common stages so they call them that many wearing rapiers are afraid of goose-quills...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 148 pages
...endeavor keeps in the wonted 309 pace, but there is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases, 310 that cry out on the top of question and are most tyrannically clapped for't. These are now the fashion, and so 312 berattle tlie common stages (so they call them) that 313 many wearing rapiers are afraid of...
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The Malcontent

John Marston - Drama - 2000 - 131 pages
...because their livelihood in 'the city' is threatened by the popularity of 'an aerie of children . . . that cry out on the top of question and are most tyrannically clapped for it'. The adult actors must tour the provinces if they are to survive. The Induction to The Malcontent...
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All's Well That Ends Well

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 282 pages
...objected to crowds). In Hamlet Shakespeare writes of "an aerie [nest] of children, little eyases [hawks], that cry out on the top of question and are most tyrannically clapped for 't. These are now the fashion and . . . berattle the common stages [attack the public theaters]."...
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