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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 137
by William Shakespeare - 1805
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Cymbeline. The winter's tale

William Shakespeare - 1884
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." ADDENDA. THE "TIME-ANALYSIS "OF THE PLAY. — We give below the summingup of Mr. PA Daniel's "time-analysis"...
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Shakespear's Tragedy of Cymbeline

William Shakespeare - 1884 - 220 pages
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." ADDENDA. THE " TIME- ANALYSIS " OF THE PLAY. — We give below the summingup of Mr. PA Daniel's " time-analysis...
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Shakespeariana: A Critical and Contemporary Review of Shakesperian ..., Volume 3

1886
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark, the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation. No word of praise for Imogen, one of Shakespeare's loveliest creations ! At the end of the eighth volume...
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Shakespeariana, Volume 3

1886
...note giving his opinion of the merits of the drama he is discussing. Concerning Cymbeline he says : To remark, the folly of the fiction, the absurdity...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation. No word of praise for Imogen, one 'of Shakespeare's. loveliest creations ! At the end of the eighth...
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Tragedy of Cymbeline

William Shakespeare - 1890 - 231 pages
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." ADDENDA. •'The time of the drama includes twelve days represented on the stage; with intervals. "Day...
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Shakespeare's Tragedy of Cymbeline

William Shakespeare - 1890 - 231 pages
...dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To rerhnrk the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." ADDENDA. THE "TIME- ANALYSIS "OF THE PLAY. — We give below the summingup of Mr. PA Daniel's " time-analysis...
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Cymbeline: With Introduction and Notes

William Shakespeare - 1894 - 223 pages
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." In Swinburne's opinion, " Here is depth enough with weight enough of tragic beauty and passion, terror...
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History of Prose Fiction, Volume 2

John Colin Dunlop - Fiction - 1896
...of the fiction, the absurdity of the conduct, the confusion of the manners of different times, aud the impossibility of the events in any system of life,...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation." ' 10. Is Lafontaine's "Calendrier des Viellards." The concluding incident corresponds with one in the...
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Cymbeline

William Shakespeare - Britons - 1897 - 180 pages
...sentiments, some natural dialogues, and some pleasing scenes, but they are obtained at the expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction,...evident for detection and too gross for aggravation." Fortunately it speare borrowed thi has made of it maj justified his choice manners of differeni lachimo,...
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The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors, Volume 1

Charles Wells Moulton - American literature - 1901
...expense of much incongruity. To remark the folly of the fiction, the absurdity of 536 WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE the conduct, the confusion of the names, and manners...evident for detection, and too gross for aggravation. — JOHNSON, SAMUEL, 1768, General Observations on Shakspeare's Plays. "Cymbeline" is one of the most...
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