Shakespeare in Germany in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: An Account of English Actors in Germany and the Netherlands, and of the Plays Performed by Them During the Same Period

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Asher & Company, 1865 - 3 pages

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Page 343 - O, swear not by the moon, the inconstant moon, That monthly changes in her circled orb, Lest that thy love prove likewise variable. ROMEO. What shall I swear by? JULIET. Do not swear at all; Or, if thou wilt, swear by thy gracious self, Which is the god of my idolatry, And I'll believe thee.
Page 1 - Jeronimo" or "Andronicus" are the best plays yet, shall pass unexcepted at here, as a man whose judgment shows it is constant, and hath stood still these five and twenty or thirty years. Though it be an ignorance, it is a virtuous and staid ignorance; and next to truth, a confirmed error does well; such a one the author knows where to find him.
Page 303 - HAMLET. Ach, Horatio, ich fürchte, es wird nach meiner verübten Rache auch mein Leben kosten, denn ich bin am Arme sehr verwundet. Ich werde ganz matt, meine Glieder werden schwach, und meine Beine wollen nicht mehr stehn; meine Sprache vergeht mir, ich fühle den Gift in allen meinen Gliedern.

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