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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 History of English Dramatic Literature: To the Death of Queen Anne

Sir Adolphus William Ward - English drama - 1899 - 1940 pages
...addition. 1 ' 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...Threatening the world with high astounding terms,' &c. dramatists. Nowhere else, however, do we find all the elements of out-of-the-way effect mixed and...
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A history of English dramatic literature to the death of Queen Anne, Volume 1

Sir Adolphus William Ward - English drama - 1899
...addition. 4 ' 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...Threatening the world with high astounding terms,' &c. (Prologue.) dramatists. Nowhere else, however, do we find all the elements of out-of-the-way effect...
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Shakespeare's Predecessors in the English Drama

John Addington Symonds - English drama - 1900 - 551 pages
...the panegyric I then penned, and which has been far more eloquently uttered since by Mr. Swinburne. We '11 lead you to the stately tent of war ; Where...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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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 288

English periodicals - 1900
...: 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. "Tamburlaine," in 1588, with the warlike frenzy of England, begotten by the advent of the Spanish Armada...
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Shakspere's Predecessors in the English Drama

John Addington Symonds - English drama - 1900 - 551 pages
...when he was a youth of twentytwo, set forth his purpose in plain terms : From jigging veins of rhyming mother- wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps...stately tent of war ; 'Where you shall hear the Scythian Tambnrlaine Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering...
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Outline History of English and American Literature

Charles Frederick Johnson - American literature - 1900 - 552 pages
...clownage keeps in pay, We'll lead you to the stately tent of war, Where you shall hear the Schythian Tamburlaine Threatening the world with high astounding...And scourging kingdoms with his conquering sword. View but his picture in this tragic glass, And then applaud his fortune as you pass." In the fourth...
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Outline History of English and American Literature

Charles Frederick Johnson - American literature - 1900 - 552 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 Schythian Tamburlaine Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with...
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Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge, Volume 7

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1901
...young poet in the prologue : From jipging veins of rhyming mother-wtta, And sucli conceits as clowiiage keeps in pay, We '11 lead you to the stately tent...you "shall hear the Scythian Tamburlaine Threatening tho world with high astounding terms. Earlier dramatists had employed blank verse, but it had been...
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The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors: 680-1638

Charles Wells Moulton - American literature - 1901
...Reader. 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 Tamburlaiue; Threatening the world with high astounding terms, And scourging kingdoms with his conquering...
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A first sketch of English literature. With suppl. to the end of queen ...

Henry Morley - 1912
...people : " From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits, And such conceits as clownage keeps in pay. We'll rosprous life, and a repentaunce that I have played the foole so longe Taniburlaim Threaten the world with high astounding terms. And scourging kingdoms with his conquering...
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