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" Nay, their endeavour keeps in the wonted pace : but there is, sir, an aery of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapped for 't : these are now the fashion, and so berattle the common stages— so they... "
Elizabethan Drama, 1558-1642: A History of the Drama in England from the ... - Page 489
by Felix Emmanuel Schelling - 1908 - 1291 pages
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Shakespeare: The Evidence: Unlocking the Mysteries of the Man and His Work

Ian Wilson - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 512 pages
...children, little eyases [baby hawks], that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyannically clapped for't. These are now the fashion, and so berattle...— so they call them — that many wearing rapiers [ie gentlemen] are afraid of goose-quills and dare scarce come thither.25 Hamlet then responds: What,...
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Shakespeare and the Editorial Tradition

Stephen Orgel, Sean Keilen - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 418 pages
...top of question; and arc most tyrannically clap't for't: these arc now the fashion, and so be,ratled the common Stages (so they call them) that many wearing Rapiers, are affraide of Goose,quils, and dare scarse come thither. HAM. What are they Children? Who maintains 'em?...
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Historicism, Psychoanalysis, and Early Modern Culture

Carla Mazzio, Douglas Trevor - History - 2000 - 417 pages
...of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapp'd for't. These are now the fashion, and so berattle...call them — that many wearing rapiers are afraid of goose quills and dare scarce come thither" (2.2.336-42). If this passage implies that Shakespeare's...
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Historicism, Psychoanalysis, and Early Modern Culture

Carla Mazzio, Douglas Trevor - History - 2000 - 417 pages
...smaller, more expensive, and patronized by a somewhat more exclusive audience: "There is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of question, and are most tyrannically clapp'd for't. These are now the fashion, and so berattle the common stages — so they call them —...
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The Annals of London: A Year-by-year Record of a Thousand Years of History

John Richardson - History - 2000 - 408 pages
...was leased to one Henry Evans, who formed a new children's company; this, complained Shakespeare, was an 'aery of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of questions; and are most tyranically clapp'd for't; these are now the fashion, and so berattle the common...
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Lord Byron at Harrow School: Speaking Out, Talking Back, Acting Up, Bowing Out

Paul Elledge - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 221 pages
...undertook were most beautifully portrayed. Some more fastidious critics rather thought him one of the "aery of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of the question, and are most tyrannically clapped for't" [Hamlet 2.2}; but if I erred I need not be ashamed,...
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Hamlet: The Tragedie of Hamlet, Prince of Denmarke : the First Folio of 1623 ...

William Shakespeare, Nick De Somogyi - Drama - 2001 - 259 pages
...grow rusty? Rosincrance Nay, their endeavour keeps in the wonted pace. But there is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top...now the fashion, and so berattle the common stages 19 - so they call them - that many wearing rapiers are afraid of goose-quills, and dare scarce come...
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Hamlet

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 148 pages
...endeavor keeps in the wonted 309 pace, but there is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases, 310 that cry out on the top of question and are most tyrannically clapped for't. These are now the fashion, and so 312 berattle tlie common stages (so they call them) that 313 many wearing rapiers are afraid of goosequills...
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The Malcontent

John Marston, George K. Hunter - Drama - 2000 - 131 pages
...because their livelihood in 'the city' is threatened by the popularity of 'an aerie of children . . . that cry out on the top of question and are most tyrannically clapped for it'. The adult actors must tour the provinces if they are to survive. The Induction to The Malcontent...
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Deadly Thought: Hamlet and the Human Soul

Jan H. Blits - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 405 pages
...perform in public: [T]here is, sir, an eyrie of children, little eyases, that cry out on the top of the question, and are most tyrannically clapped for't. These are now the fashion. (2.2.337-39) Hamlet might have remarked on the boorishness of the new theatrical fashion. Elsewhere,...
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