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" Yes, trust them not: for there is an upstart crow beautified with our feathers, that with his tiger's heart, wrapt in a player's hide, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as the best of you; and being an absolute Johannes factotum,... "
Remarks, Critical, Conjectural, and Explanatory, Upon the Plays of ... - Page 346
by E. H. Seymour - 1805
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...that with his Tygers hart wrapt in a Players hyde, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blanke @ owne conceit the only Shake-scene in a countrey. Groatsworth of Wit Bought with a Million of Repentance...
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Shakespeare's Marlowe: The Influence of Christopher Marlowe on Shakespeare's ...

Robert A. Logan - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 251 pages
...saying, "an upstart crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his Tiger s heart wrapt in a player s hide, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a...totum, is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country."5 The first italicized phrase parodies a line from Part 3 of Henry F/,6 and Greene gives the...
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Shakespeare

Russell A. Fraser - 1988
...Wits, for there is an upstart crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his tiger's heart wrapped in a player's hide supposes he is as well able to...as the best of you; and being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country. This cut deep. Years later, Polonious...
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Sticks and Stones: The Philosophy of Insults

Jerome Neu - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2007 - 304 pages
...of Wit: "there is an upstart Crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his Tiger's heart wrapped in a Player's hide, supposes he is as well able to...as the best of you: and being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is in his own conceit the only Shakescene in a country" [quoted in Greenblatt 2004, 213].)...
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Tales from Shakespeare

Charles Lamb, Mary Lamb - Fiction - 2007 - 322 pages
...playwright: There is an upstart crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his tiger's heart wrapped in a player's hide supposes he is as well able to...blank verse as the best of you, and being an absolute Johannes-factotum [ie, jack-of-all-trades] is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country....
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16th and 17th Century English Writers

..."There is an upstart crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his Tygers heart wrapt in a Players hide supposes he is as well able to bombast out a...as the best of you; and, being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country." After Green's death, his editor,...
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Renaissance Drama

Sandra Clark - History - 2007 - 224 pages
...that with his Tygers hart wrapt in a Players hyde, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blanke verse as the best of you: and being an absolute Johannes fac totum, is in his owne conceit the onely Shake-scene in a countrey. (sig. E4v) Here Shakespeare is mocked by the jealous...
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