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" O, it offends me to the soul to hear a robustious periwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings... "
The Plays - Page 163
by William Shakespeare - 1824
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A Journey to Rome and Naples, Performed in 1817: Giving an Account of the ...

Henry Sass - 1818 - 345 pages
...reception of the lower classes. Shakespeare alludes to this custom in Hamlet's address to the players: " O, it offends me to the soul to hear a robustious...to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings, who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb show and noise."...
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Hamlet, and As You Like it: A Specimen of a New Edition of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1819 - 466 pages
...town-crier spoke my lines. Nor do-Uve,oc not saw the air too much, your hand thus ; c but use all gently : for in the very torrent, tempest, and (as I may say)...the soul, to hear a robustious periwig-pated fellow 07) tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings ; (i8) who, for the...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1819 - 436 pages
...whirlwind of your passion, you must acquire and beget a temperance that may give it smoothness. Oh ! it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious periwig-pated...to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings ; who (for the most part) are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb show and noise....
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The Plays of Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1819
...whirlwind of your passion, you must acquire and beget a temperance, that may give it smoothness. 0, it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious periwig-pated...to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings ; who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1821
...town-crier spoke my lines. Nor do not saw the air too much with your hand, thus ; but use all gently: for in the very torrent, tempest, and (as I may say)...smoothness. O, it offends me to the soul, to hear J a robustious periwig-pated 5 fellow tear a * First folio, yoar. f First folio, the whirlwind of passion....
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: To which are Added His ...

William Shakespeare - 1821
...townvcrier spoke my lines. Nor do not saw the air too much with your hand, thus ; l.'iii use all gently; for in the very torrent, tempest, and (as I may say)...beget a temperance, that may give it smoothness. O, it often ds me to the soul, to hear a robustious periwig-puled fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very...
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The young man's best companion, and book of general knowledge

L. Murray - 1821
...whirlwind of your passion, you must acquire and beget a temperance that may give it smoothness. Oh ! it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious periwig-pated...to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings ; who (for the most part) are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shews and noise...
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Practical Illustrations of Rhetorical Gesture and Action

Johann Jacob Engel, Henry Siddons - 1822 - 393 pages
...may, perhaps, be a true representation of nature, but is very, very disgusting in the imitation. " O, it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious...to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings, who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise."...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1823
...town-crier spoke my lmes. Nor do not saw the air too much with your hand, thus ; but use all gently; for in the very torrent, tempest, and (as I may say)...give it smoothness. O, it offends me to the soul, to near a robustious periwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of...
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The British Essayists: Tatler

James Ferguson - 1823
...too much with your hand, thus; but use all <; fcutiy : i'cr in the very torrent, tempest, and (as 1 may say) whirlwind of your passion, you must acquire...O, it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious perriwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings...
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