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" From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with... "
Elizabethan drama, 1558-1642: a history of the drama in England from the ... - Page 226
by Felix Emmanuel Schelling - 1908
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Marlowe's Edward the Second

Christopher Marlowe - 1879 - 176 pages
...— ' From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamhurlaine, Threatening the world with high astounding terms.' As the poet used his metre with greater...
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A Manual of English Literature

Henry Morley - English literature - 1879 - 665 pages
...pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where yon shall hear the Scythian Tamhurlaine Threaten the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword." Marlowe, by his " Tamburlaine," and by the better plays which followed it, developed blank-verse as...
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Dramatic scenes and characters

William James Linton, Richard Henry Stoddard - English poetry - 1883
...prologue : " From jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits. And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. View but his picture in this tragic glass, And then applaud his fortunes as you please." What first...
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - English drama - 1883
...follows : " From jigging veins of rhyming molher-wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword." Perhaps nothing less than his dare-devil audacity was needed, to set at defiance the general prescription...
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The Works of Shakespeare ...

William Shakespeare - 1883
...mother-wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you lo the stalely lent of war, Where yon shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms'wiih his conquering sword." Perhaps nothing less than his dare-devil audacity was needed,...
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Shakspere's predecessors in the English drama

John Addington Symonds - English drama - 1884 - 551 pages
...youth of twenty-two, set forth his purpose in plain terms : From jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We '11...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. In other words, Marlowe undertakes to wean the public from its drolleries and merriments. He advertises...
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Ergänzungen und Berichtigungen der hergebrachten Shakespeare ..., Volume 2

E. Hermann - 1884
...important. From jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. View -but his picture in this tragic glass, And then appland his fortune as you please. The meaning...
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Shakspere's predecessors in the English drama

John Addington Symonds - 1884
...terms : From jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We '1l lead you to the stately tent of war ; Where you shall...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. In other words, Marlowe undertakes to wean the public from its drolleries and merriments. He advertises...
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Selections from the Poetical Works of A.C. Swinburne

Algernon Charles Swinburne - 1884 - 634 pages
..."Tamburlaine." " From jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. View but his picture in this tragic glass, And then applaud his fortunes as you please." The first...
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The Works of Christopher Marlowe, Volume 1

Christopher Marlowe, Richard H. Horne - Drama - 1885
...PROLOGUE. FROM jigginj veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. View but his picture in this tragic glass, And then applaud his fortune as you please. PERSONS REPRESENTED!...
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