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" This is the excellent foppery of the world, that, when we are sick in fortune, — often the surfeit of our own behaviour, — we make guilty of our disasters the sun, the moon, and the stars... "
The Plays of Shakespeare: A Thematic Guide - Page 192
by Victor L. Cahn - 2001 - 361 pages
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The Plays of William Shakspeare. ....

William Shakespeare - 1800
...noble and truehearted Kent banish'd ! his offence, honesty ! — Strange ! strange ! [Exit. Edm, 16This is the excellent foppery of the world! that, when we are sick in fortune, (often the surfeit of our own behaviour,) we make guilty of our disasters, the sun, the moon, and the stars :...
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners: With Strictures ..., Volume 14

1802
...there not a great similarity between this speech of Jupiter's, and Edmund's in King Lear ? EDMUND. Th:* is the excellent foppery of the. world, that, when...are sick in fortune, (often the surfeits of our own behaviour) we make guiltv of our tiHaslcrf, the sun, the moon, and stars ; as if we were villians on...
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners : with Strictures ..., Volume 14

1802
...similarity between this speech of Jupiter's, and Edmund's in King Lear ? EDMUND. This is theexcelient foppery of the world, that, when we are sick in fortune, (often the surfeits of our own behaviour) we make guilty of our disasters, the sun, the moon, and stars; as if. we were villians on...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 98

1853
...great measure, for their continuance and extension. It is time to remedy this, and to ' forsake that excellent foppery ' of the world that, when we are sick in fortune, often the surfeits ' of our own behaviour, we make guilty of our disasters the sun, • the moon, and the stars.' Our experience of...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1803
...the noble and truehearted Kent banished! his offence,^ honesty! — Strange ! strange ! [Exit. Edm. This is the excellent foppery of the world ! that, when we are sick in fortune, (often the surfeit of our own behaviour,) we make guilty of our disasters, the sun, the moon, and the stars :...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1804
...the noble and true-hearted Kent banish'd! his offence, honesty ! — Strange! strange! \Esit: Edm. This is the excellent foppery of the world ! that, when we are sick in fortune, (often the surfeit of our own behaviour,) we make guilty of our disasters, the sun, the moon, and the stars: as...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1805
...the noble and true-hearted Kent banished ! his offence, honesty! — Strange! strange! [Exit. Edm. This is the excellent foppery of the world! that, when we are sick in fortune, (often the surfeit of our own behaviour,) we make guilty of our disasters, the sun, the moon, and the stars: as...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Issue 13

William Shakespeare - 1806
...noble and truehearted Kent banish'd ! his offence, honesty ! — Strange ! strange ! [Exit. Edm. i6This is the excellent foppery of the world! that, when we are sick in fortune, (often the surfeit of our own behaviour,) we make guilty of our disasters, the sun, the moon, and the stars :...
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The Plays of Shakspeare: Printed from the Text of Samuel Johnson ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1807
...the noble and true-hearted Kent banished ! his offence, honesty ! — Strange! strange 1 [Exit. by necessity ; fools, by heavenly compulsion ; knaves,...predominance ; drunkards, liars, and adulterers, by an enforced obedience of planetary influence ; and all that we are evil in, by a divine thrusting on :...
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Stultifera Navis; ...: The Modern Ship of Fools

William Henry Ireland - Satire, English - 1807 - 295 pages
...fortune (often the surfeits of our behaviour) we make guilty of our disasters the sun, the moon, and the stars; as if we were villains on necessity; fools by heavenly compulsion; knaves, thieves, and treacherous, by spherical predominance: drunkards, liars, and adulterers, by an inforced obedience...
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