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" like the deed that's done. On Tuesday last A falcon, towering in her pride of place, Was by a mousing owl hawk'd at and kill'd. Rosse. And Duncan's horses, (a thing most strange certain,) Beauteous and swift, the minions of their race, "
Specimens of Greek and Latin verse: chiefly translations - Page 70
by Charles Rann Kennedy - 1853 - 154 pages
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Miscellanea critica

Richard Dawes - Classical philology - 1827 - 695 pages
...i┐cXoš┐ conI┐ Soph. Aj. 852. Sic Shah spersus nostras Macbetli┐ A. ii. Sc. iv. On Tuesday lass A falcon, towering in her pride of place, Was by a mousing owi /aawk'd at and hi/i'd. Conf. SEechyl. Pere.210—215.Bion.f.Masoni Caractacus; Wide ,vav'd the...
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The Works of Samuel Parr ...: With Memoirs of His Life and ..., Volume 4

Samuel Parr, John Johnstone - Theology - 1828
...teased by an ignoble foe. " I remember," says he, " the prodigy in Macbeth: " An eagle tow'ring in his pride of place, Was by a mousing owl hawk'd at and kill'd." It was the lot of Mr. Fox to meet with an assailant who united all the mischievous qualities which...
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The Works of Samuel Parr, Ll.D. ...: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings ...

Samuel Parr, John Johnstone - 1828
...teased by an ignoble foe. " I remember," says he, " the prodigy in Macbeth: " An eagle tow•ring in his pride of place, Was by a mousing owl hawk•d at and kill•d." It was the lot of Mr. Fox to meet with an assailant who united all the mischievous qualities which...
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Selections from Shakspeare, by B. Oakley

William Shakespeare - 1828 - 182 pages
...the other crosses my imagination, I remember the prodigy of Macbeth — " A falcon, tow'ring in his pride of place, Was by a mousing owl hawk'd at and kill'd." I have always suspected that the reading is right which requires many words to prove it wrong; and...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1829
...living light should kiss it ? act, Even like the deed that's done. On Tuesday last, A falcon, tow'ring in her pride of place. Was by a mousing owl hawk'd at, and kill'd. Rotte. And Duncan's horses, (a thing most Old M. 'Tis unnatural, Beauteous and swift, the minions of...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 4

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...kiss it ? Old. M Tis unnatural, Even like the deed that's done. On Tuesday last, A falcon, tow'ring in her pride of place/ Was by a mousing owl hawk'd...Rosse. And Duncan's horses, (a thing most strange and certain,) Beauteous and swift, the minions of their race, Turn'd wild in nature, broke their stalls,...
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American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 1

Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, George Ord, William Maxwell Hetherington - Birds - 1831
...preceded his death, and one of them relates to his wondering auditors, that An eagle, towering in his pride of place, Was by a mousing owl, hawk'd at and kill'd. Bnt to resume my relation—. That the owl was the murderer of the unfortunate crow, there could be...
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The Shakespearian dictionary; a general index to the popular expressions ...

Thomas Dolby - 1832 - 367 pages
...that follow'd thee ? Decline all this, and see what now thou ait. R. /II. IT. 4. A falcon, tow'ring in her pride of place, Was, by a mousing owl, hawk'd at, and ki I I'd. M. ii. 4. An argument that he is pluck'd, when hither Which had superfluous kings for messengers,...
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The graphic & historical illustrator, ed. by E.W. Brayley

Edward Wedlake Brayley - 1834
...tassel-gentle back again." " Dost thou love hawking ? thou hast hawks will soar Above the morning lark." " A falcon, towering in her pride of place Was by a mousing owl hawk'd at and kill'd." Again, where in allusion to this sport, Othello, in his jealousy exclaims * " The Dooke of Faulconrie,...
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Select plays from Shakspeare; adapted for the use of schools and young ...

William Shakespeare - 1836
...father, Old M. 'Tis unnatural, Even like the deed that's done. On Tuesday last, A falcon, tow'ring in her pride of place, Was by a mousing owl hawk'd at, and kill'd. Root. And Duncan's horses, (a thing most strange and certain,) Beauteous and swift, the minions of...
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