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The Winters Tale

By: William Shakespeare

...The Winters Tale by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE Based on the Folio Text of 1623 DjVu Editions E-books ' 2001, Global Language Resources, Inc.... ...s ' 2001, Global Language Resources, Inc. Shakespeare: First Folio Table of Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 The Winters Tale . . ... ...said) great dif-ference 7 betwixt our Bohemia, and your Sicilia. 8 Cam. I thinke, this comming Summer, the King of 9 Sicili... ...let me know my Trespas 357 By it’s owne visage; if I then deny it, - 8 - The Winters Tale Shakespeare: First Folio 358 ’Tis none of mine. ... ... Ha’s deseru’d Prison, then abound in Teares, 729 As I come out; this Action I now goe on, 730 Is for my better grace. Adieu (my Lord) 731 ... ...2 Be so receiu’d. But thus, if Powres Diuine 1203 Behold our humane Actions (as they doe) 1204 I doubt not then, but Innocence shall make ... ... Aut. Oh good sir, tenderly, oh. 1739 Clo. Alas poore soule. 1740 Aut. Oh good sir, softly, good sir: I feare (sir) my 1741 s... ... 1799 Do’s giue a life: no Shepherdesse, but Flora 1800 Peering in Aprils front. This your sheepe- shearing, 1801 Is as a meeting of the p... ... Fish, that appeared 2098 vpon the coast, on wensday the fourescore of April, fortie 2099 thousand fadom aboue water, & sung this ballad again...

...are now on- foot, you shall see (as I have said) great difference betwixt our Bohemia, and your Sicilia. Cam. I thinke, this comming Summer, the King of Sicilia meanes to pay Bohemia the Visitation, which hee justly owes him. Arch. Wherein our Entertainment shall shame us: we will be justified in our Loves: for indeed--Cam. Beseech you--Arch. Verely I speake it in the free...

...Table of Contents: The Winters Tale, 1 -- Actus Primus. Scoena Prima., 1 -- Scoena Secunda., 2 -- Actus Secundus. Scena Prima., 14 -- Scena Secunda., 19 -- Scaena Tertia., 21 -- Actus Tertius. Scena Prima., 26 -- Scoena Secunda., 2...

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The Whole History of Grandfathers Chair or True Stories from New England History, 1620-1808

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

...RNE A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication The Whole History of Grandfather’s Chair or True Stories from New England History, 1620 1808 ... ...m New England History, 1620 1808 by Nathaniel Hawthorne is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...for the young reader to have vivid and familiar ideas, and whose lives and actions would best enable him to give picturesque sketches of the times. On... ...existence, and were not wholly contained within that cold array of outward action which we are compelled to receive as the adequate representation of ... ...ked eagerly in Grandfather’s face; and even Charley, a bold, brisk, rest 8 TheWholeHistoryofGrandfather sChair less little fellow of nine, sat himse... ...esolved that he would live and die with them. Accordingly, in the month of April, 1630, he left his pleasant abode and all his comforts in England, an... ...t let us go back to our chair. It was occupied by Governor Bradstreet from April, 1689, until May, 1692. Sir William Phips then arrived in Boston with... ...tions were made to induce the king to remove the governor. Accordingly, in 1740, he was compelled to resign his office, and Grandfather’s chair into t...

...Preface: In writing this ponderous tome, the author?s desire has been to describe the eminent characters and remarkable events of our annals in such a form and style that the young may make acquaintance with them of their own accord. For this purpose, while ostensibly relating the adventures of a chair, he has endeavored to keep a distinct and unbrok...

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Memorials and Other Papers

By: Thomas de Quincey

...LICATION Memorials and Other Papers by Thomas de Quincey is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ...s,—all this may have its use in offering some restraint upon the levity of action or of declamation in Peace Societies. But all this is below the occa... ...st, would have given his hopes and his confidence to the Protestant king. 8 Memorials, and Other Papers violated rights of conscience against perfidi... ...ath.” What I had beheld from my seat upon the mail,—the scenical strife of action and passion, of anguish and fear, as I had there witnessed them movi... ...opportunity of witnessing his preternatural activity. One morning early in April of the year 1803, a gentle- man called at the Priory, and mentioned, ... ... " ...................................................... 157 8. Lincoln " ........................................................ ... Prince Ypsilanti took the field, by crossing the Pruth in March. Early in April he received a communication from the Emperor of Russia, which at once... ... Suli had risen to a population of four hundred, pretty nearly to the year 1740; and since, by the same traditionary evidence, Suli had then accomplis...

...Excerpt: These papers I am anxious to put into the hands of your house, and, so far as regards the U.S., of your house exclusively; not with any view to further emolument, but as an acknowledgment of the services which you have already rendered me; namely, first, in having brought ...

... I. ....................................................................................................... 4 FROM THE AUTHOR, TO THE AMERICAN EDITOR OF HIS WORKS. .......................................................... 4 EXPLANATORY NOTICES......................................................................................................................................

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Miscellaneous Essays

By: Thomas de Quincey

...es Publication Miscellaneous Essays by Thomas de Quincey is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Univer- sity. This Portable Document file is furn... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ...spension ceases, and the goings-on of human life are suddenly resumed. All action in any direc- tion is best expounded, measured, and made apprehensib... ...derers are taken out of the region of human things, human purposes, human 8 desires. They are transfigured: Lady Macbeth is “unsexed;” Macbeth has fo... ...mathematician,) he gives quite another account of the matter, and says (p. 8,) he ran home “because he would not trust his safety with the French cler... ...of Joanna, nor is there, in this place, room to pursue her brief career of action. That, though wonderful, forms the earthly part of her story: the in... ... unprec- edented in Europe. Entering the city after sunset, on the 29th of April, she sang mass on Sunday, May 8, for the en- tire disappearance of th... ...he upper air like a com- ing storm some little time before. About the year 1740, Pope complains to a friend of Lady Suffolk’s dining so late as four. ...

...From my boyish days I had always felt a great perplexity on one point in Macbeth. It was this: the knocking at the gate, which succeeds to the murder of Duncan, produced to my feelings an effect for which I never could account. The effect was, that it reflected back upon the murder a peculiar awfulness and a depth of solemnity; yet, however obstinately I endeavored with my...

...Contents On the Knocking at the Gate, in Macbeth....................................................4 On Murder, Considered as One of the Fine Arts .........................................9 LECTURE..................................................................................................... 11 Second Paper on Murder, Considered as One of the Fine...

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Narrative and Miscellaneous Papers

By: Thomas de Quincey

... Narrative and Miscellaneous Papers by Thomas de Quincey is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ... * * It was early spring in the year 17—; the day was the 6th of April; and the weather, which had been of a wintry fierce- ness for the pre... ...re eager to lose no hour of an enjoyment that might prove so fleeting. It 8 Narrative and Miscellaneous Papers seemed as if the whole population of t... ...: life, from excess and plethora of sweets, becomes insipid: the spirit of action droops: and it is oftentimes found at such seasons that slight annoy... ...brium of our spir- its; and that interval brought us onwards to the 6th of April— the day on which, as I have already said, my story properly commence... ...or to comprehend any service equally fervid of passion or of im- passioned action. She, however, was good, affectionate, and worthy to be trusted. But... ...ep- herd. Hallowed be the spot for ever, and Hallowed be the day—September 8, 1771! Amen. END OF VOLUME I. V V V V VOL OL OL OL OLUME II UME II UME II... ...ness, and acknowledgment of his great obligations to her maternal care. In 1740, at Michælmas, he entered the Uni- *By the paternal side, the family o...

........................ 76 KATE?S PASSAGE OVER THE ANDES ................................................................................... 102 FLIGHT OF A TARTAR TRIBE.................................................................................................. 140 Volume Two ................................................................. 189 SYSTEM OF THE HEAVENS AS...

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