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" Like to the senators of the antique Rome, With the plebeians swarming at their heels, Go forth, and fetch their conquering Caesar in : As, by a lower but by loving likelihood, Were now the general of our gracious empress {As, in good time, he may)... "
The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere - Page 497
by William Shakespeare - 1851
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The Authorship of Shakespeare

Nathaniel Holmes - 1867 - 601 pages
...before the return of Essex from Ireland, in September of that year : " Char. As by a lower but loving likelihood, Were now the General of our gracious...many would the peaceful city quit To welcome him." Act V. Ghana. And the dancer in the epilogue to the second part of the " Henry IV." is made to...
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The Works of William Shakspere

William Shakespeare - 1868 - 764 pages
...working-house of thought. How London doth pour out her citizens 1 The mayor, and all his brethren, in bct>t [cause,) To welcome him! much more, (and much more Did they this Harry. Now in London place him ; (As...
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Studies of Shakspere

Charles Knight - 1868 - 560 pages
...the play which furnishes any evidence as to its date is found in the chorus to the fifth act : " Were now the general of our gracious empress (As,...many would the peaceful city quit, To welcome him ! " The allusion cannot be mistaken. "About the end of March" (1599), says Camden, " the Earl of Essex...
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A Dictionary of the Language of Shakspeare, Volume 70

Swynfen Jervis - 1868 - 374 pages
...that suddenly, while T am in some liking. Henri/ 4, P. 1, iii. 3. LIKELIHOOD. Parallel; comparison. As, by a lower but by loving likelihood, Were now...coming, Bringing rebellion broached on his sword. Henri/ 5, iv. Chorus. LIKEXESS. Semblance ; seeming ; appearance. How may likeness wade in crimes,...
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Shakespeare's the Winter's Tale, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Henry Norman Hudson - 1872 - 218 pages
...that promise, is highly probable. On the other hand, in the Chorus to Act v. we have the following : "Were now the general of our gracious Empress (As...many would the peaceful city quit, To welcome him ! " This undoubtedly refers to the Earl of Essex, who went on his expedition against the Irish rebels...
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Works, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1874
...Preface, Vol. I., pp. v. xvi. Upon the evidence of a passage in the Chorus to the Fifth Act, " Were now the general of our gracious empress (As,...many would the peaceful city quit, To welcome him !" which bears an unmistakeable reference to the Irish expedition of tho Earl of Essex, begun and...
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The works of William Shakspeare, life, glossary &c. repr. from the ..., Part 73

William Shakespeare - 1875
...sort, Like to the senators of th' antique Rome, With the plebeians swarming at their heels, Lio es Vaux so fast? what news, 1 pr'vthee? Vijux. To signify unto his plac>' [As yet the lamentation of the French [him ; Invites the king of England's stay at home ; The...
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Tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona. Merry wives of Windsor. Measure for ...

William Shakespeare - 1875
...antique Rome, With the plebeians swarming at their heels. Go forth, and fetch their conquering Cassar in : As, by a lower but by loving likelihood, Were...on his sword, How many would the peaceful city quit [cause,) To welcome him ! much more, (and much more Did they this Harry. Now in London place him ;...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1875
...of Essex to Ireland, in 1 599, must have been written during his absence : " As by a lower but loving likelihood, Were now the general of our gracious...many would the peaceful city quit To welcome him." This, coupled with the omission of all mention of this play by Meres in his Palladia Tamia, 1598, renders...
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Henry the Fifth: A Historical Play, in Five Acts

William Shakespeare - 1875 - 63 pages
...likelihood, Were now the general of our gracious empress* (As in good time, he may) from Ireland coining, Bringing rebellion broached on his sword, How many...cause, Did they this Harry." Now in London place him ; and omit All the oceurrences, whatever ehanc'd, Till Harry's back-return again to France ; There...
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