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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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An Essay on Elocution: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - 1834 - 341 pages
...body of the times', their form and pressure'. Now', this overdone', or come tardy off', though it may make the unskilful . . laugh', cannot but make the...grieve'; the censure of one of which', must', in your allowance', overweigh a whole theatre of others'. Oh'! there are players that I have seen play', and...
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King Lear. Romeo and Juliet. Hamlet. Othello

William Shakespeare - 1836
...the very age and body of the time, his form, and pressure.8 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,3 o'erweigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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Select plays from Shakspeare; adapted for the use of schools and young ...

William Shakespeare - 1836
...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, 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 Elocutionist: Consisting of Declamations and Readings in Prose and ...

Jonathan Barber - 1836 - 392 pages
...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 Metropolitan, Volume 16

1836
...mannerist, " o'ertopping the modesty of nature/' for the sake of a grimace, which, " though it makes the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve : the censure of which one must, in his allowance, oversway a vhnlc theatre of others." We have thus briefly and imperfectly...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1838
...the very age and body of the time, his form ano pressure.' Now this, overdone, or come tardy о!Г, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve : the censure of which one, must, in your allowance,' o'cr-weigh a whole theatre of others. O, there be players, that...
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The History of the Mohammedan Dynasties in Spain: Extracted from ..., Volume 1

Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad Maqqarī, Ahmed Ibn Mohammed Al-Makkari, Ibn al-Khaṭīb - 1840 - 544 pages
...•'" '-V-*-* *^-H-*>J' <ilac-i jyt\ Shakspeare has said, " Now this, overdone, or come tardy off, though it make the unskilful laugh, cannot but make the judicious grieve." — Hamlet, Act HI. Scene ii. 2(1 This alludes, no doubt, to a passage which Al-makkari did not insert....
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The works of William Shakespeare, the text formed from an entirely ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1843
...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 which...
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The Works of Shakespere, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1843
...mirror up to nature ; to shew 'irtue 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 works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1843
...mirror up to nature ; to shew 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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