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" Alack, alack ! is it not like that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells, And shrieks like mandrakes... "
Dramatic Works: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author - Page 136
by David Garrick - 1798
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Printed from the Text ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1843
...the night spirits resort: Alack, alack! is it not like, that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells, And shrieks like mandrakes' torn...earth , That living mortals , hearing them , run mad ; O! if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears, And madly play...
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Shakspeare and his times

Nathan Drake - 1843 - 660 pages
...ground, as to occasion madness, and even death, in those who made the attempt : " What with loathsome smells, ' And shrieks like mandrakes torn...earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad ; ! if I wake, shall I not be distraught ?" Romeo and Juliet, act ir. I. exclaims Juliet; and...
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 6

Henry Allon - 1847
...conclusion at which our author has arrived ; we are sceptical, for instance, as to the ' Shrieks of mandrakes torn out of the earth, That living mortals hearing them run mad ;' and we are unable to accredit the wonders of the Vegetable Lamb of Tartary, though they might have...
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Studies of Shakespeare in the Plays of King John, Cymbeline, Macbeth, As You ...

George Fletcher (essayist.) - 1847 - 384 pages
...the night, spirits resort ; Alack, alack ! is it not like, that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells, And shrieks like mandrakes' torn...earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad ; Oh, if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears ? And madly...
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Shakespeare's Plays: With His Life, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1847
...the night spirits resort : Alack, alack ! is it not like, that I, So early waking, what with arper & Brothers ! if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears, And madly play...
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The English Prosody: With Rules Deduced from the Genius of Our Language, and ...

Asa Humphrey - 1847 - 152 pages
...is Terse and not prose, and has some traits of the iambic movement. 4. Horrible shrieks expressed. " And shrieks, | like mandrakes | torn out of | the...earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad." In these lines, by the arrangement of sounds, more than human shrieks are imitated. The last line is...
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Lectures on Dramatic Literature: Or, The Employment of the Passions in Drama

Saint-Marc Girardin - 1849 - 245 pages
...the night spirits resort ; Alas ! alas ! is it not like that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells, And shrieks like mandrakes, torn...earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad ; O ! if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears ? And madly...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, from the text ..., Part 50, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1851
...the night spirits resort ; Alack, alack ! is it not like, that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells; And shrieks like mandrakes' torn...earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad: O ! if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears ? And madly play...
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE; ILLISTRATED: EMBRACING A LIFE OF ...

1851
...the night spirits resort ;- Alack, alack ! is it not like, that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells, And shrieks like mandrakes torn...earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad ; 2 O ! if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears ? And madly...
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The Life and Beauties of Shakespeare: Comprising Careful Selections from ...

William Shakespeare - 1851 - 345 pages
...the night spirits resort; Alack, alack ! i - it not like, that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells; And shrieks like mandrakes torn...earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad;* O ! if I wake shall I not be distraught,f Environed with all these hideous fears? And madly play...
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