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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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Female Adolescence: Psychoanalytic Reflections on Literature

Katherine Dalsimer - 1986 - 149 pages
...hours in 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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Shakespeare's Soliloquies

Wolfgang Clemen - 2004 - 211 pages
...hours in the night spirits resort Alack, alack! Is it not like that I 45 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, 50 And madly play...
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An Audition Handbook of Great Speeches

Jerry Blunt - 1990 - 207 pages
...hours in the night spirits resort Alack, alack, is it not like that I So early waking what with loathsome smells And shrieks like mandrakes torn out...run mad Or if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears, And madly play with my forefathers' joints And pluck the mangled...
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Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare - 2014 - 288 pages
...some hours in the night spirits resort Alack, alack! Is it not like that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells And shrieks like mandrakes torn out...the earth, That living mortals, hearing them run mad O, if I wake shall I not be distraught, 50 Environed with all these hideous fears, And madly play with...
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Freeing Shakespeare's Voice: The Actor's Guide to Talking the Text

Kristin Linklater - 1992 - 214 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 O, if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears, And madly play...
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The Art of Music and Other Essays

Hector Berlioz, Jacques Barzun - 1994 - 274 pages
...hours in 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 with...
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The Jewish Alchemists: A History and Source Book

Raphael Patai - 1994 - 617 pages
...itself to be taken quietly." Shakespeare refers to this belief repeatedly. In Romeo and Juliet he says, "Shrieks like mandrakes torn out of the earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad," and again in the second part of Henry VI, "Would curses kill as doeth the mandrake's groan?"6 The reason...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1996 - 1263 pages
...in the night spirits resort; Alack, alack, is it not like that I, So early waking, what with ur form and nobleness of mind; O, if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environed with all these hideous fears? And madly play...
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The Mascot Book: The Book That Brings Good Luck

Elizabeth Villiers - 1996 - 198 pages
...daring being who disturbed it. This belief is mentioned by Shakespeare, when Juliet speaks of, . . . shrieks, like mandrakes torn out of the earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad. MARSH MALLOWS These familiar wayside flowers are not generally recognised as mascots, but according...
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Romeo e Giulietta

William Shakespeare - 1998 - 276 pages
...some hours in the night spirits resortAlack, 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, Environèd with ali these hideous fears, And madly play with...
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