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" O, FOR a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest heaven of invention ! A kingdom for a stage, princes to act, And monarchs to behold the swelling scene ! Then should the warlike Harry, like himself, Assume the port of Mars ; and, at his heels, Leashed... "
The plays and poems of Shakspeare [according to the text of E. Malone] with ... - Page 269
by William Shakespeare - 1833
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1824
...Scene, at the beginning of tlie play, lies in England; but afterwards, ifhnlly in France. Enter Chans. O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...invention .' A kingdom for a stage, princes to act. And monarch* ^o behold the swelling scene '. Then should tne warlike Harry, like himself, Assume the port...
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Illustrations of Shakspeare; comprised in 230 vignette engravings by [J ...

John Thompson - 1830
...hadst better thou hadst struck thy mother, thou paperfaced villain. Act V. Scene IV. v. Choriu. Î, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...princes to act» And monarchs to behold the swelling seene ! Cant, That, when he speaks, The air, a charter'd libertine, is still. And the mute wonder lurketh...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831
...at the beginning of the ptay, liei in England ; but aflerwards, wholly in trance. Enter Chorus. (), FOR a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...act, And monarchs to behold the swelling scene ! Then Iriuld the warlike Harry, like himself, Assume the port of Mars : and, at his heels, Leash'd in, like...
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Henry IV, pt. 2. Henry V. Henry VI, pts. 1-3

William Shakespeare - 1836
...the beginning of the Play, lies in England ; but afterwards wholly in France. KING HENRY THE FIFTH. Enter CHORUS. O, FOR a muse of fire, that would ascend...himself, Assume the port of Mars ; and, at his heels, Leashed in like hounds, should famine, sword, and fire, Crouch for employment. But pardon, gentles...
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Characters of Shakespear's plays

William Hazlitt - 1838
...the most striking images in all Shakspeare is that given of war in the first lines of the Prologue. "O for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...Harry, like himself, Assume the port of Mars, and at Jus heels Leath'd in, like hounds, should famine, steord, and fire Crouch for employment." Rubens,...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: Henry IV, pt. 2. Henry V. Henry VI ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...the beginning of the Play, lies in England ; but afterwards wholly in France. KING HENRY THE FIFTH. Enter CHORUS. O, FOR a muse of fire, that would ascend...himself, Assume the port of Mars ; and, at his heels, Leashed in like hounds, should famine, sword, and fire, Crouch for employment. But pardon, gentles...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: Henry IV, pt. 2. Henry V. Henry VI ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...Lords, Ladies, Officers, French and English Soldiers, Messengers, and Attendants. KING HENRY THE FIFTH. Enter CHORUS. O, FOR a muse of fire, that would ascend...invention! A kingdom for a stage, princes to act, Then should the warlike Harry, like himself, And monarchs to behold the swelling scene! Assume the...
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A New System of Phrenology

Eben Norton Horsford, James Stanley Grimes - 1839 - 320 pages
...-and brightest can be distinguished. Such were the aspirations of Shakespeare, when he exclaimed, " O for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...invention: A kingdom for a stage, princes to act, And monurcliH to behold the swelling scene." And such also must have been the feelings of Milton, when...
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Coomb's Popular Phrenology: Exhibiting the Exact Phrenological ...

Frederick Coombs - 1841 - 130 pages
...heaven, And gives to airy nothing A local habitation and a name. SHAKESPEARE'S INVOCATION TO THE MUSE. "O. for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...should famine sword, and fire Crouch for employment." ? SUBLIMITY— (not usually marked.) 20.— MIRTHFULNESS. Very Large — Brilliant at repartee ; witty...
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The works of William Shakespeare, the text formed from an entirely ..., Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1842
...Lords, Ladies, Officers, French and English Soldiers, Messengers, and Attendants. CHORUS. Enter CHORUS1. O, for a muse of fire, that would ascend The brightest...himself, Assume the port of Mars ; and at his heels, Leash 'd in like hounds, should famine, sword, and fire, Crouch for employment. But pardon, gentles...
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