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" ... twere, the mirror up to nature; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious... "
The British Cicero: Or, A Selection of the Most Admired Speeches in the ... - Page 76
1808
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The British Essayists, Volume 1

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this, over-done, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which...
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The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the ...

Elizabeth Inchbald - 1808
...mirrour up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 15

William Shakespeare - 1809
...the very age and body of the time,1 his form and pressure.* Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which one,s must, in your allowance,4 o'er-Weigh a whole theatre " Of bewtc and of boldnes I ber evermore...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - 1811 - 408 pages
...and the very age and body of the Time his for;n and pressure. Now this overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make...grieve ; the censure of one of which, must in your allowance overweigh a whole theatre of others. Oh there be players that I have seen play, and heard...
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Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello. Glossarial index

William Shakespeare - 1811
...and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure.1 Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which one,2 must, in your allowance,3 o'er-weigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor, Volume 4

1811
...the mirror up to nature; to show virtue her feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve; the censure of which...
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The Enquirer: Or, Literary, Mathematical, and Philosophical ..., Volume 2

William Marrat, Pishey Thompson - 1812
...whose end, both at the first, and now, was, and is, to hold as 'twere the mirror up to nature; — novr this overdone, or come tardy of?', though it make...cannot but make the judicious grieve.; the censure of which one, must in your allowance o'erweigh a whole theatre of others. — O ! reform it altogether."...
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1812
...and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure.4 Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which one, must, in your allowance, o'erweigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1812
...mirror up to nature ; to show Virtue her own feature, Scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure. Now, this overdone, or. come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of one...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1812
...mirror up to nature ; to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time, his form and pressure.* Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, canuot but make the judicious grieve ; the censure of which...
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