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Myth, Emblem, and Music in Shakespeare's Cymbeline: An Iconographic ... - Page 3
by Peggy Muñoz Simonds - 1992 - 393 pages
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Cymbeline. Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare - 1788
...Stationers' Company, Jan. 161 g, where it is said to have been written by Kitt of Kingston. STEEVENS. This play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they arc obtained at the etpence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiflion, the absurdity...
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The Life of David Garrick, Esq, Volume 1

Arthur Murphy - Actors - 1801 - 389 pages
...sentiments, some natural dialogue, and, " some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained " at the expence of incongruity. To remark ." the folly of the fiction,...of the " conduct, the confusion of the names, and " and manners of the different times, and the 5' impossibility of the events in any system of .'/ life,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1804
...said to have reigned thirtyfive years, leaving at his death two sons, Guiderius and Arviragus. MALONE. This play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues,...some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of die conduct, the...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1805
...there : — Never was a war did cease, Ere bloody hands were wash'd, with such a peace. [Exeunt.* ' This play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues,...some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Issue 12

William Shakespeare - 1806
...published in a quarto pamphlet 1603. This is the only copy of it which I have hitherto seen. STEEVEUS. This play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues,...some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the VOL. XII. N conduct,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...written after Chapman had published hi« version of Homer. CYMBELINE. This play has many just stntiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expcnce of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the...
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The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the ...

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1808
....of Posthumus, when he supposes Imogen has been put to death) with this general criticism. " TJiis play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes; but they iire obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 16

William Shakespeare - 1809
...— Set on there : — Never was a war did cease, Kre bloody hands were wush'd, with such a peace. 6 This play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues,...some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expence of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr ..., Volume 16

William Shakespeare - 1809
...— Set on there: — Never was a war did cease, F.re hloody hands were wush'd, with such a peace. * This play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, hut they are ohtained at the expence if nuicli incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1811
...OD there:— Never was a war did cease» Ere bloody hands were wash'd, with such a peace. [Exeunt. This play has many just sentiments, some natural dialogues,...expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fíctlon, the absurdity of the conduct,, the confusion of the names aud manners of different times,...
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