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The Works of Shakespeare: In Eight Volumes. Collated with the Oldest Copies ...
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Achilles Ægypt againſt Agamemnon Ajax anſwer Antony becauſe beſt Brutus Caeſ Caeſar Caſ Caſca Caſſius cauſe Cleo Cleopatra Clot Cymbeline deſire Diomede doth elſe Enter Exeunt Exit falſe firſt friends Gods Guiderius hath heart heav'n Hedor himſelf honour horſe Iach itſelf kiſs lady laſt leſs Lord loſe Madam Mark Antony maſter Meſ miſtreſs moſt muſt myſelf noble o'th Pandarus paſſage Patroclus Piſ Piſanio pleaſe pleaſure Pleb Poet Pompey Poſt Poſthumus praiſe preſent purpoſe Queen reaſon reſt Roman Rome S C E N E ſaid ſame ſaw ſay ſea ſee ſeek ſeems ſeen ſelf ſend ſenſe ſervice ſet ſhall ſhame ſhe ſhew ſhould ſleep ſoldier ſome ſon ſoul ſpeak ſpeech ſpirit ſtand ſtay ſtill ſtrange ſuch ſure ſweet ſword tell thee Ther theſe thoſe thou haſt Troi Troilus Ulyſ Ulyſſes uſe whoſe wiſh yourſelf
Page 118 - O'er-picturing that Venus, where we see The fancy outwork nature: on each side her Stood pretty dimpled boys, like smiling Cupids, With divers-colour'd fans, whose wind did seem To glow the delicate cheeks which they did cool. And what they undid, did. AGR. O, rare for Antony! ENO. Her gentlewomen, like the Nereides, So many mermaids, tended her i...
Page 361 - And posts, like the commandment of a King, Sans check, to good and bad: but when the planets In evil mixture to disorder wander, What plagues, and what portents, what mutiny, What raging of the sea. shaking of earth, Commotion in the winds, frights, changes, horrors, Divert and crack, rend and deracinate The unity and married calm of states Quite from their fixture!
Page 52 - tis his will : Let but the commons hear this testament, (Which, pardon me, I do not mean to read) And they would go and kiss dead Caesar's wounds, And dip their napkins in his sacred blood ; Yea, beg a hair of him for memory, And, dying, mention it within their wills, Bequeathing it, as a rich legacy, Unto their issue.
Page 51 - I thrice presented him a kingly crown, Which he did thrice refuse : was this ambition? Yet Brutus says he was ambitious; And, sure, he is an honourable man.
Page 87 - NAY, but this dotage of our general's O'erflows the measure : those his goodly eyes, That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glow'd like plated Mars, now bend, now turn, The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front...
Page 118 - ... silken tackle Swell with the touches of those flower-soft hands, That yarely frame the office. From the barge A strange invisible perfume hits the sense Of the adjacent wharfs. The city cast Her people out upon her, and Antony, Enthron'd i...
Page 83 - He only, in a general honest thought And common good to all, made one of them. His life was gentle, and the elements So mix'd in him that Nature might stand up And say to all the world, 'This was a man!
Page 10 - Why should that name be sounded more than yours? Write them together, yours is as fair a name ; Sound them, it doth become the mouth as well ; Weigh them, it is as heavy ; conjure with them, Brutus will start a spirit as soon as Caesar.
Page 361 - And therefore is the glorious planet Sol In noble eminence enthron'd and spher'd Amidst the other : whose med'cinable eye Corrects the ill aspects of planets evil, And posts, like the commandment of a king, Sans check to good and bad : but when the planets In evil mixture to disorder wander.
Page 50 - Here, under leave of Brutus and the rest For Brutus is an honourable man; So are they all, all honourable men Come I to speak in Caesar's funeral. He was my friend, faithful and just to me; But Brutus says he was ambitious, And Brutus is an honourable man.