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" Marry, then, sweet wag, when thou art king, let not us, that are squires of the night's body, be called thieves of the day's beauty; let us be — Diana's foresters, gentlemen of the shade, minions of the moon : And let men say, we be men of good government;... "
Edmund Spenser: New and Renewed Directions - Page 216
edited by - 2006 - 385 pages
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細說莎士比亞論文集: a collection of essays

彭鏡禧 - 2004 - 470 pages
...別把我們這些守護黑夜的好人, 當成了搜擄自晝的賊人。 Marry then sweet wag, when thou art king let not us that are squires of the night's body be called thieves of the day's beauty.... (23-25) 哈樂聽了這話之後, 生動的描述了「 月亮侍從」 起伏漲落的命運,...
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Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama: Volume I

Ebenezer Cobham Brewer - 2004 - 592 pages
..."minions of the moon," "Diana's knights," etc., highwaymen. Many, then, sweet wag, when thou art king, let not us that are " squires of the night's body " be called thieves ... let us be " Diana's foresters," " Gentlemen of the shade," " minions of the moon." — Shakespeare,...
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The Artistry of Shakespeare's Prose

Brian Vickers - 2004 - 452 pages
...Phoebus) to propose a set of euphemistic and extremely affected titles for robbers: when thou art King let not us that are squires of the night's body be...foresters, gentlemen of the shade, minions of the moon. By that series of witty euphemisms for 'thieves' Shakespeare lets us see Falstaff's expansive narcissistic...
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Teaching Hamlet and Henry IV, Part 1: Shakespeare Set Free, Part 1

William Shakespeare, Peggy O'Brien - 2006 - 240 pages
...the day. —Hal to Falstaff, Henry IV, Part 1, 1.2.2-13 Marry then, sweet wag, when thou art king, let not us that are squires of the night's body be...mistress the moon, under whose countenance we steal. — Falstaff to Hal, Henry IV, Part 1, 1.2.24-31 An old lord of the Council rated me the other day...
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Edward Elgar, Modernist

J. P. E. Harper-Scott - 2006 - 255 pages
...Hal's royal solar imagery will oppose itself: FALSTAFF: Marry, then, sweet wag, when them art king, let not us that are squires of the night's body be...mistress the moon, under whose countenance we steal. (1 Henry IV, I. ii. 23-9) Elgar directly associates Falstaff's words here with the E minor tune at...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 2007 - 1280 pages
...Marry, then, sweet wag, when thou art king, let not us that are squires of the night's body be call'd arching eye of heaven is hid Behind the globe, that...range abroad unseen, In murders and in outrage, boldl govern'd, as the sea is, by our noble and chaste mistress the moon, under whose countenance we steal....
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New Writings of William Hazlitt

Duncan Wu - 2007 - 672 pages
...but it is precisely what one would expect of Hazlitt. 'Let us be Diana's foresters', Falstaff says, 'gentlemen of the shade, minions of the moon, and let men say we be men of good government, being govern'd, as the sea is, by our noble and chaste mistress the moon, under whose countenance we steal'...
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Mächtige Worte: antike Rhetorik und europäische Literatur

Brian Vickers - 2008 - 213 pages
...when thou art king, let not us that are squires of the night's body ['we that take purses'] be call'd thieves of the day's beauty. Let us be Diana's foresters, gentlemen of the shade, minions of the moon... l HenryIV,l.2.13ff. MEPHISTOPHELES, der auf einmal sehr alt erscheint. Zum Jüngsten Tag fühl ich...
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