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" He's gone, and for his absence thus I mourn. Did never sorrow go so near my heart As doth the want of my sweet Gaveston ; And could my crown's revenue bring him back, I would freely give it to his enemies, And think I gain'd, having bought so dear a friend. "
The Ancient British Drama ... - Page 167
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The Columbia Anthology of Gay Literature: Readings from Western Antiquity to ...

Byrne R. S. Fone - Social Science - 1998 - 829 pages
...Gaveston flees to Ireland.] [Enter King Edward mourning (Beaumont, attendants)] [1.4.307-37] K. EDW: He's gone, and for his absence thus I mourn. Did never sorrow go so near my heart And could my crown's revenue bring him back, I would freely give it to his enemies— And think I gain'd,...
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The Plays

Christopher Marlowe - English drama - 2000 - 546 pages
...ISABELLA KING ISABELLA KING ISABELLA KING ISABELLA KING ISABELLA KING Re-enter KING EDWARD, mouming He's gone, and for his absence thus I mourn: Did never...I would freely give it to his enemies, And think I gain'd, having bought so dear a friend. 310 Hark, how he harps upon his minion! My heart is as an anvil...
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Sovereign Amity: Figures of Friendship in Shakespearean Contexts

Laurie Shannon - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 240 pages
...After the favorite's banishment, Edward professes his willingness to exchange a king's revenue for him: "could my crown's revenue bring him back / I would freely give it . . . / And think I gained, having bought so dear a friend" (1.4.307—9). 19 The notion that a friend...
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The Routledge Anthology of Renaissance Drama

Simon Barker, Hilary Hinds - Drama - 2003 - 457 pages
...Gaveston. Would he loved me But half so much, then were I treble blessed. EDWARD He's gone, and tor his absence thus I mourn. Did never sorrow go so near...bring him back, I would freely give it to his enemies 310 And think I gained, having bought so dear a friend. ISABELLA Hark how he harps upon his minion....
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The Routledge Anthology of Renaissance Drama

Simon Barker, Hilary Hinds - Drama - 2003 - 457 pages
...Would he loved me But half so much, then were I trehle hlessed. EDWARD He's gone, and for his ahsence thus I mourn. Did never sorrow go so near my heart...of my sweet Gaveston; And could my crown's revenue hring him hack, I would freely give it to his enemies 310 And think I gained, having hought so dear...
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The Routledge Anthology of Renaissance Drama

Simon Barker, Hilary Hinds - Drama - 2003 - 457 pages
...Would he loved me But half so much, then were I trehle hlessed. EDWARD He's gone, and for his ahsence thus I mourn. Did never sorrow go so near my heart...As doth the want of my sweet Gaveston; And could my ctown's revenue hring him hack, I would freely give it to his enemies 3r0 And think I gained, having...
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The Cambridge Companion to Christopher Marlowe

Patrick Cheney, Patrick Gerard Cheney, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of English and Comparative Literature Patrick Cheney - Drama - 2004 - 312 pages
...in an entirely self-absorbed and obsessive fashion, as if he were soliloquizing in public: Edward: He's gone, and for his absence thus I mourn. Did never...And think I gained, having bought so dear a friend. Isabella: Hark how he harps upon his minion. Edward: My heart is as an anvil unto sorrow, Which beats...
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King John, by Shakespeare. King Edward I, by Peele. King Edward II, by ...

Thomas Donovan - English drama - 1896
...; would he loved me But half so much, then were I treble-blest ! Enter KING EDWARD, mourning. Edw. He's gone, and for his absence thus I mourn. Did never...Gaveston ! And could my crown's revenue bring him back, Fid freely give it to his enemies, And think I gain'd, having bought so dear a friend. Queen, Hark...
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