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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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A Primer of English Verse: Chiefly in Its Aesthetic and Organic Character

Hiram Corson - English language - 1892 - 232 pages
...Part i. : From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceit as clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall...the Scythian Tamburlaine, Threatening the world with high-astounding terms. thought, was carried on and perfected by Shakespeare ; and the evolution of...
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English writers: an attempt towards a history of English literature, Volume 11

Henry Morley, William Hall Griffin - English literature - 1892
...— " From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownag'e keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine Threaten the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword." Marlowe,...
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The Eagle, Volume 17

1893
...from the long line of great successes and terrible retributions, which only too well set before us The Scythian Tamburlaine, Threatening the world with...And scourging Kingdoms with his conquering sword. The saving point however may be found in Tamburlaine's love for Zenocrate, daughter of the Soldan of...
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The Tarikh-i-rashidi: A History of the Moghuls of Central Asia; an English ...

Dughlát Muhammad Haidar - Mogul Empire - 1895 - 663 pages
...MARSTON AND COMPANY, LDTHENEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY ASTOR, LENOX AND TILBEN FOUNDATIONS. 1897. We'll lead you to the stately tent | of war, Where you shall...Threatening the world with high astounding terms. — MarJowt. PREFACE. ALTHOUGH this is the first time that a translation of the Tarikh-i-Rashidi, into...
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Shakspere and His Predecessors

Frederick Samuel Boas - English drama - 1896 - 555 pages
...mission : ' 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.' In these introductory verses Marlowe calls his audience to witness that his play will differ from the...
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Chambers's Encyclopaedia: Maltebrun to Pearson

1896
...From jigging veins of rhyming mother-wits, And euch conceits as clownago keeps in pay, We'll lead ynu to the stately tent of war. Where you shall hear the...Tamburlaine Threatening the world with high astounding tenus. Earlier dramatists had employed blank verse, but it had been stilt and ungainly : Marlowe was...
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A School History of English Literature, Volume 1

Elizabeth Lee - English literature - 1896 - 206 pages
...you to the stately seat of war, Where you shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine 1go ENGLISH LITERATURE. Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. There is no real plot. In a series of scenes Marlowe depicts the hero's conquests and his manner of...
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A History of English Poetry, Volume 2

William John Courthope - English poetry - 1897
...: — 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...terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword.2 t The effect of this play on the public taste was prodigious ; and followed as it shortly was...
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The Foundations of English Literature: A Study of the Development of English ...

Fred Lewis Pattee - English literature - 1899 - 394 pages
...in reshaping it is best described in the prologue to his first play : From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. It was Marlowe's task to cast off the " jigging," rhyming measures of rude playwrights and the trivial...
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