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" Suit the action to the word, the word to the action, with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature : for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing; whose end, both at the. first and now, was and is, to hold, as 'twere,... "
The National Orator: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ... - Page 190
by Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1832 - 297 pages
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Lessons in elocution: or, A selection of pieces in prose and verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1817 - 407 pages
...Suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that yon o'trstefi not the modesty of nature ; for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing ; whose end is— to hold, as 'twere, tlie mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her ewn feature, scorn her own...
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface, historical and ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor: suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the- modesty of nature : for be reformed altogether. And let those that play your clowns, speak no more than is set down for them:...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare, Isaac Reed, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1818
...; but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not...overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold, as 'twere, the mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her...
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The Family Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes; in which Nothing is Added ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare, Thomas Bowdler - 1818
...neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'er-step not...overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold, as 't were, the mirrour up to nature ; to show virtue...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...;• but let your own discretion be your tutor. Suit the action to the word, the word to the action : with this special observance, that you o'erstep not...overdone,' is from the purpose of playing ; whose end is — to hold, as 'twere, the mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - Oratory - 1819 - 408 pages
...Suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erntep not the modesty of nature : for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of nature ; whose end, both at the first and now, was and is, to hold as 'twere the mirror up to nature...
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Lessons in elocution, or, A selection of pieces in prose and verse: for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1820 - 384 pages
...; but lot your own discretion be your tutor. Suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not...overdone is from the purpose of playing ; whose end is — to hold, as 'twere, the mirror ap to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1820 - 407 pages
...your tutor. Suit the action to the word, the word to the* action ; with this special observance, tliat you o'erstep not the modesty of nature ; for any thing...overdone is from the purpose of playing ; whose end is — to hold as 'twere, the mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own ima^e,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1819 - 360 pages
...Suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you overstep not the modesty of nature; for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing: whose end is — to hold as 'twere, the mirror up to nature; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott, John Walker, James Burgh - Elocution - 1820 - 407 pages
...the word, the word !o the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erstep ndl tlu modesty nf nature ; for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing ; whose end is — to holil as 'twere, the niirror up to nature ; (o show virtue her own feature, scorn her own...
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