The Complete Works of John Lyly, Volume 1

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Clarendon Press, 1902
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Page 170 - 120 sqq. Proteus and Silvia play on the same words. . iii. I. 156. ' Wilt thou reach stars, because they shine on thee ?' Mids. N. Dr. iii. 2. 198 sqq. ' the counsel that we two have shared. The sisters' vows, the hours that we have spent When we have chid the hasty-footed time For
Page 170 - II, i. 3. 275. Gaunt to the banished Bolingbroke— ' All places that the eye of Heaven visits Are to a wise man ports and happy havens.' ' Think not the king did banish thee But thou the king.' Cf. Cor. iii. 3. 122 (to the rabble) ' I banish you.
Page 133 - art accompanied : for though the camomile, the more it is trodden on the faster it grows, yet youth, the more it is wasted the sooner it wears. ... If then thon be son to me, here lies the point; why, being son to me, art
Page 371 - quiet minde: unrepresented in Plutarch or North. Gaunt repeats it to his exiled son— 'All places that the eye of heaven visits Are to a wise man ports and happy havens.' Rich. II, i. 3. 275. 11-20. But
Page 173 - She made good view of me; indeed, so much That methought her eyes had lost her tongue, For she did speak in starts distractedly. She loves me, sure.' i. 3- 85. ' I am a great eater of beef, and, I believe, that does harm to my wit.
Page 153 - John, 27-38, 69-70. ii. i. 38-42 Beatrice; 3. 6-36 Benedick, iii. 3. 166-70 Borachio; 4. 80-90 Margaret's repetition of words, iv. i. 319-26 Beatrice. As You Like It, i. 2. 40-60 Rosalind and Celia, 92-6, 197-204 Orlando. divine that follows his own instructions : I can easier teach twenty what were good to be done, than be one of the twenty to follow mine own teaching. The
Page 166 - 5. 179. Capulet about Juliet and Paris— ' Alone, in company, still my care hath been To have her match'd : and having now provided A gentleman of noble parentage, Of fair demesnes, youthful and nobly train'd, StufTd, as they say, with honourable parts, Proportion'd as one's thought would wish
Page 344 - Landmann quotes Mids.N. Dream,iv. 2.43' And. most dear actors, eat no onions nor garlic, for we are to utter sweet breath.' modern use is later (Whitney). Cf. Basse's Eclogues, vi' Nor wholesome treacle cleanse his poison'd blood.' 26. farrefette, &c.: ie fetched. Heywood's Proverbes
Page 170 - How oddly he is suited! I think he bought his doublet in Italy, his round hose in France, his bonnet in Germany, and his behaviour every where.
Page 166 - Or if thou think'st I am too quickly won, I'll frown and be perverse, and say thee nay, So thou wilt woo; but else, not for the world