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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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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of ..., Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1855
...trust them not ! There is an upstart crow beautified with, our feathers, that with his tyger's heart wrapt in a player's hide, supposes he is as well able...as the best of you, and being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is, in his own conceit the only SHAKESCENE in a country." " The absolute Johannes Factotum,"...
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Shakespeare and His Times

François Guizot - 1855 - 360 pages
...says, V 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...the best of you ; and, being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is, in his own conceit, the only Shake-scene in the country."! These passages leave no doubt...
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The Sonnets

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 164 pages
...not: 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. The passage mimics a line from 3...
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The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 145 pages
...not: 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. The passage mimics a line from 3...
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All's Well that Ends Well

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 113 pages
...there is an upstart crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his tigers heart wrapped 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. The passage mimics a line from 3...
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Renaissance and Reformation, 1500-1620: A Biographical Dictionary

Jo Eldridge Carney - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 417 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 own conceit the onely Shakescene in a countrey." In 1 592 Greene wrote several exposes of London conycatchers, or swindlers,...
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

Ed. de Grazia - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 328 pages
...and denounced '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 bombast out [ie write] a blank verse as the best of you: and, being an absolute Johannes fac totum, is in his own...
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Shame in Shakespeare

Ewan Fernie, Lecturer in English at Royal Holloway Ewan Fernie - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 274 pages
...Shakespeare: there is an upstart Crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his Tigers heart wrapped in a Player's hide, supposes he is as well able to...his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country. (Quoted in Bate 1997: 15) 12 This is the first quatrain of Shakespeare's poem: Your love and pity doth...
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The Gay 100: A Ranking of the Most Influential Gay Men and Lesbians, Past ...

Paul Russell - Reference - 2002 - 386 pages
...plays: "an upstart crow, beautified with our feathers, that with his Tiger's heart wrapped in a players hide, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a...his own conceit the only Shakescene in a country." By 1595, Shakespeare is mentioned as a leading member and stockholder in The Lord Chamberlain's Men...
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's History Plays

Cambridge University Press - Drama - 2002 - 283 pages
...beautified with our feathers, that with his "tiger's heart wrapped in a player's hide", supposes that he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as...totum, is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country'.1 Even without the epithet 'Shake-scene', the identity of the upstart crow was probably clear...
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