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" On this unworthy scaffold to bring forth So great an object : can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France ? or may we cram Within this wooden O the very casques That did affright the air at Agincourt... "
Littell's Living Age - Page 89
1850
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 103, Part 2; Volume 154

1833 - 636 pages
...arena of savage sports. " Can this Cock-pit hold The vasty fields of France, or may we cram Within this wooden O the very casques That did affright the air at Agincourt ?" No theatre is indeed without its pit ; in its origin a place for combat. Hence we have the expression...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart, Volume 6

Walter Scott - 1834 - 430 pages
...imagination of his audience. - " Can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France? Or may we cram Within this wooden O, the very casques That did affright the air...crooked figure may Attest, in little place, a million; And let us, ciphers to this great account, On your imaginary forces work : Suppose, within the girdle...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 6

Walter Scott - 1834 - 418 pages
...imagination of his audience. ' Can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France? Or may we cram Within this wooden O, the very casques That did affright the air...crooked figure may Attest, in little place, a million; And let us, ciphers to this great account, On your imaginary forces work: Suppose, "within the girdle...
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Essays on Chivalry, Romance, and the Drama

Walter Scott - 1834 - 424 pages
...imagination of his audience. " Can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France? Or may we cram Within this wooden O, the very casques That did affright the air...crooked figure may Attest, in little place, a million; And let us, ciphers to this great account, On your imaginary forces work : Suppose, within the girdle...
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The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Essays on chivalry, romance, and ...

Sir Walter Scott - 1834 - 418 pages
...imagination of his audience. Can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France? Or may we cram "Within this wooden O, the very casques That did affright the air...crooked figure may Attest, in little place, a million; And let us, ciphers to this great account, On your imaginary forces work : Suppose, within the girdle...
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Henry IV, pt. 2. Henry V. Henry VI, pts. 1-3

William Shakespeare - 1836 - 556 pages
...an object. Can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France ? or may we cram Within this wooden O,1 the very casques, That did affright the air at Agincourt...crooked figure may Attest, in little place, a million ; And let us, ciphers to this great accompt, On your imaginary forces 2 work. Suppose, within the girdle...
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The Chinese: A General Description of the Empire of China and Its ..., Volume 2

Sir John Francis Davis - 1836 - 582 pages
...So great an object. Can tliis cock-pit hold The vasty field of France, or may we cram, Within this wooden O, the very casques That did affright the air...pardon, since a crooked figure may Attest, in little space, a million ; And let us, cyphers to this great accompt, On your imaginary forces work: Suppose...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 2

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - 1837 - 702 pages
...So great an object. Can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France ? or, may we cram Within this wooden O, the very casques That did affright the air at Agincourt ?"' and requests his audience to piece out the imperfections of the theatre with their thoughts. This...
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Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of Great Britain, Volume 3

1838 - 406 pages
...flat unraised spirit, that hath dar'd On this unworthy scaffold to bring forth So great an object :" " O, pardon ! since a crooked figure may Attest, in little place, a million ; And let us, ciphers to this great accompt, On your imaginary forces work : " " Piece out our imperfections...
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Complete Works: With Dr. Johnson's Preface, a Glossary, and an Account of ...

William Shakespeare - 1838 - 1130 pages
...France ? or may we cram Within this wooden 0, the very casques, That did affright the air at Agincourt 1 arrested at ? Of. One Angelo, a goldsmith ; Do you know him ? Adr. I know ; And let us, ciphers to this great accompt, On your imaginary forces work : Suppose, within the girdle...
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