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" What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks so giant-like ? Let him go, Gertrude ; do not fear our person ; There's such divinity doth hedge a king, That treason can but peep to what it would, Acts little of his will. "
The American Whig Review - Page 185
1845
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King Lear. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello

William Shakespeare - 1848
...father; brands the harlot Even here, between the chaste, unsmirched * brow Of my true mother. King. What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks...fear our person; There's such divinity doth hedge 9 a king, That treason can but peep to what it would, Acts little of his will.—Tell me, Laertes,...
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Notes and Lectures Upon Shakespeare and Some of the Old Poets and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1849
...the alarm, of this Gentleman or Messenger, as he is called in other editions. Ib. King's speech : — There's such divinity doth hedge a king, That treason can but peep to what it would. Acts little of his will. Proof, as indeed all else is, that Shakspeare never intended us to see the King with Hamlet's...
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Apophthegms from the plays of Shakespeare, by C. Lyndon

William Shakespeare - 1850
...amiss, so full of artless jealousy is guilt, it spills itself in fearing to be spilt.. Queen a. 4 *. 5 There's such divinity doth hedge a King, that treason can but peep to what it would .. King a. 4 *. 5 That as the star moves not but in his own sphere,/, could not but by her.. King a.4s.7...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With a Life of the Poet, and ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...my father; brands the harlot Even here, between the chaste, unsmirched brow Of my true mother. King, What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks...treason can but peep to what it would, Acts little of his will. — Tell me, Laertes, Why thou art thus incensed. — Let him go, Gertrude ; — Speak, man....
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, from the text of Johnson ..., Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1851
...father ; brands the harlot Even here, between the chaste unsmirch'd J brow Of my true mother. King. What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks...treason can but peep to what it would, Acts little of his will.— Tell me, Laertes, Why thou art thus incensed ;— Let him go, Gertrude ; — Speak, man....
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE; ILLISTRATED: EMBRACING A LIFE OF ...

1851
...father ; brands the harlot Even here, between the chaste, unsmirched1 brow Of my true mother. King. What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks...fear our person ; There's such divinity doth hedge 2 a king, That treason can but peep to what it would, Acts little of his will. — Tell me, Laertes,...
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The dramatic (poetical) works of William Shakspeare; illustr ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1851
...father ; brands the harlot Even here, between the chaste, unsmirched ' brow Of my true mother. King. What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks...do not fear our person ; There's such divinity doth hed-g(; aa king, That treason can but peep to what H would, Acts little of his will. — Tell me, Laertes,...
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And Flights of Angels

Terrence Ortwein - 1994 - 91 pages
...father. QUEEN. Calmly, good Laertes. LAERTES. That drop of blood that's calm proclaims me bastard. KING. What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks...giant-like? Let him go, Gertrude. Do not fear our person. Tell me, Laertes, why thou art thus incensed? KING. Dead. QUEEN. But not by him. KING. Let him demand...
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The Absent Shakespeare

Mark Jay Mirsky - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 174 pages
...royalty. (This is the very height of Claudius's hypocrisy, the regicide who can nervously pronounce, "There's such Divinity doth hedge a King, / That Treason can but peep to what it would, / Acts little of his will" [FF.4.5: 2868-70].) The riddle of the king who goes through the belly of a beggar also warns...
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Shakespeare's World of Death: The Early Tragedies

Richard Courtney - Drama - 1995 - 268 pages
...The King gains our admiration by his cool reception of the young man through his imperious question: What is the cause, Laertes, That thy rebellion looks...treason can but peep to what it would, Acts little of his will. Tell me, Laertes, Why thou art thus incensed. Let him go, Gertrude. Speak, man. (122-129)...
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