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" ... twere, the mirror up to nature; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious... "
The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ... - Page 87
by Increase Cooke - 1819 - 408 pages
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The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane, Volume 3

Alain René Le Sage - 1822
...adding to his part out of his own free fancy ; a common cause of complaint against low comedians, which, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve. Would the audience but receive such mirth with hisses, instead of crying bravo, they might restrain...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1823 - 372 pages
...mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure. Now, this overdone,...the censure of one of which must, in your allowance, o'erweigh a whole theatre of others. Oh ! There be players that I have seen play, and heard others...
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The British Essayists: Tatler

James Ferguson - English essays - 1823
...mirror up to nature ; to shew virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this, over-done,...cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which one, must, in your allowance, o'er-weigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1823
...mirrour up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure. * Now this, overdone,...cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which one2, must, in your allowance3, o'er-weigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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The speaker: or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...mirror up to nature ; to show Virtue her own feature, Scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this overdone or come tardy of, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve : the censure of one of...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1823
...mirror up to nature; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and hody of the time, his form and pressure.' Now this, overdone, or come tardy o£ though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot hat make the judicious grieve : the censure of which...
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The British Theatre: Or, A Collection of Plays, which are Acted at ..., Volume 5

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1824
...mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature., scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this, overdone,...cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which one must, in your allowance, o'erweigh a whole theatre of others. — O, there be players that...
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The Plays, Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1824
...mirrour up to na-r ture ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure*. Now this, overdone,...cannot but make the judicious grieve : the censure of which one, must, in your allowancef, o'er- weigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1824
...her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure.6 Now this, overdone, or come tardy off", though it...cannot but make the judicious grieve : the censure of which one, must, in your allowance,7 o'er-weigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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The Beauties of Shakespeare: Selected from Each Play : with a General Index ...

William Shakespeare, William Dodd - Fore-edge painting - 1824 - 385 pages
...her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressureJ. Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make...cannot but make the judicious grieve; the censure of which one, must, in your allowance§, overweigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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