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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 137
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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The dramatic (poetical) works of William Shakspeare; illustr., embracing a ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes; but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation.* JOHNSON. • On this critique of Johnson, Mr. Singer remaiks:—" It Is hardly necessary to point out...
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE; ILLISTARTED; EMBRACING A LIFE OF ...

1851
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes ; but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation.* JOHNSON. * On this critique of Johnson, Mr. Singer remarks : — " It is hardly necessary to point...
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William Shakspeare's Complete Works, Dramatic and Poetic, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1852
...some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expuse of much incongruity. To remark the fully ajiy system of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 2

1853
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes ; but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." Poor great moralist ! obtuse wise man ! ignorant Doctor of Laws ! For thee Imogen, that purest, that...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: Comprising His Dramatic and ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1853
...some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the fully be unworthy of his place, that svsteir of life, were to waste criticism upon unresisting in becility, upon faults too evident for...
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Shakespeare's scholar: being historical and critical studies of his text ...

Richard Grant White - 1854 - 504 pages
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes ; but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." Poor great moralist ! obtuse wise man ! ignorant Doctor of Laws ! For thee Imogen, that purest, that...
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Shakespeare's Scholar: Being Historical and Critical Studies of His Text ...

Richard Grant White - 1854 - 504 pages
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes ; but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...of the events in any system of life, were to waste eriticism upon uuresisting imbecility, upon faults too evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation."...
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The Plays & Poems of Shakespeare: Antony & Cleopatra. Cymbeline

William Shakespeare, Edmond Malone - 1857
...obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity o*" the conduct, the confusion of the names and manners...events in any system of life, were to waste criticism on unresisting imbecility ; on faults too evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation ' 1(35...
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Scraps. [An anthology, ed.] by H. Jenkins

esq Henry Jenkins - 1864
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation. — Johnson. lachimo. Strange fowl light upon neighbouring ponds.— Act 1, Sc. o. Imagen. Most miserable...
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The Pictorial edition of the works of Shakspere, ed. by C. Knight. [8 vols ...

William Shakespeare - 1867
...what Dr. Johnson says, in a tone of criticism which belongs as much to the age as to the man, about " e When Johnson wrote this he reposed upon an implicit belief ill his own canons of criticism — the...
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