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" O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest heaven of invention ! A kingdom for a stage, princes to act, And monarchs to behold the swelling scene ! Then should the warlike Harry, like himself, Assume the port of Mars ; and, at his heels, Leash'd... "
Coomb's Popular Phrenology: Exhibiting the Exact Phrenological ... - Page 71
1841 - 130 pages
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Measure for measure. Comedy of errors

William Shakespeare - 1788
...io3d sonnet ; a face a face " That overgoes my blunt invention quite.'' Again, in King Henry V, " O, for a Muse of fire, that would ascend " The brightest heaven of invention." Invention is the reading of both the first and second folio. MALONE. 560. —Heaven is in my mouth,']...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1803
...hostess. Lords, Ladies, Officers, French and English Soldiers, Masengers, and Attendants. Enter Chorus. O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...should famine, sword, and fire, Crouch for employment. But pardon, gentles all, The flat unraised spirit, that hath dar'd, On this unworthy scaffold, to bring...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1803
...SCENE, at the beginning of the Play, lies m England; but afterwards, wholly in France. Enter CHORUS. O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...himself, Assume the port of Mars ; and, at his heels, Leash 'd in like hounds, should famine, sword, and fire, Crouch for employment. But pardon, gentles...
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The Tatler, Volume 3

Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1804
...against France. The poet wishes for abilities to represent so great an hero: ' Oh for a Muse of fire ! Then should the warlike Harry, like himself, Assume...hounds, should Famine, Sword, and Fire, Crouch for employments.' A conqueror drawn like the god of battle, with such a dreadful leash of hell-hounds at...
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The Tatler, Volume 3

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1804
...against France. The poet wishes for abilities to represent so great an hero: ' Oh for a Muse of fire ! Then should the warlike Harry, like himself, Assume the port of Mars ; and at his heels, T.eash'd in, like hounds, should Famine, Sword, and Fire, Crouch for employments.' A conqueror drawn...
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are ..., Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - English language - 1805
...stubborn spirits They mill and crow as terrible as storms. Skahfeari. 9. To grow upon the view. 0 fur a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest heaven...invention ! A kingdom for a stage, princes to act, And monarch* to behold the iieeJling scene. Stahftare. jo. It implies commonly a notion of something wrong....
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Notes Upon Some of the Obscure Passages in Shakespeare's Plays: With Remarks ...

John Howe Baron Chedworth - 1805 - 375 pages
...FIFTH. J. and S. 1735. MA LONE. J. and S. 1793. Vol. vi. Vol. v. Vol. ix. P. 3.— 447.— 263. Chorus. O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest heaven of invention ! " Shakespeare (says Heron) knew nothing of " the allusions pointed out by his commentators. " What...
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Remarks, Critical, Conjectural, and Explanatory, Upon the Plays of ..., Issue 1

E. H. Seymour - 1805
...in Second Part of King Henry, Act 3 : " These faults are easy." — — KING HENRY V. CHORUS. 273. " O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend " The brightest heaven of invention," &c. I cannot, with Dr. Warburton, suppose that there is here any reference to the doctrine of the Peripatetics,...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ...

William Shakespeare - 1805
...'IliM HCI',NK, at the Beginning of ike Play, liet ; hut afterward* icholly in France. Enter CHORUS. O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest heaven of invention ! l A kingdom for a stage, princes to act, And monarchs to behold2 the swelling scene! Then should...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1805
...SCENE, at the Beginning of the Play, lies in England; but afterwards wholly in France. Enter CHORUS. O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest heaven of invention ! l A kingdom for a stage, princes to act, And monarchs to behold1 the swelling scene! Then should...
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