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" Let it pry through the portage of the head. Like the brass cannon; let the brow o'erwhelm it. As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. "
The Manual of Liberty, Or, Testimonies in Behalf of the Rights of Mankind ... - Page 318
1795 - 406 pages
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Selected Poems

William Shakespeare - Poetry - 1995 - 128 pages
...action of the tiger: Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favored rage; Then lend the eye a terrible aspect: Let it...galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now set the teeth and stretch the nostril wide, Hold hard...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...stillness and humility: But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger; k As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swill'd with the wild...
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Henry V

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1998 - 330 pages
...clearly occurs at 2 Henry IV 4.5.39 ('nature, love, and filial tenderness'). hard-favoured hard-featured Then lend the eye a terrible aspect, Let it pry through...galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now set the teeth and stretch the nostril wide. Hold hard...
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The Life of King Henry the Fifth

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1999 - 121 pages
...up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favored rage; 9 Then lend the eye a terrible aspect: 10 Let it pry through the portage of the head Like the brass cannon; let the brow o'erwhelm it 12 As fearfully as doth a galled rock 13 O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, 14 Swilled with the...
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Political Shakespeare

Stephen Orgel, Sean Keilen - Drama - 1999 - 326 pages
...urges the transformation of body into an instrument of war: Stiffen the sinews, conjure up the blood. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect: Let it pry through the portage of the head Lake the brass cannon. . . . (3.1.7-11) At the same time, Henry punctiliously insists on differences...
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Riding the Tiger: Tiger Conservation in Human-Dominated Landscapes

John Seidensticker - Nature - 1999 - 383 pages
...breach in the walls of Harfleur fortress in France with the words, 'Imitate the action of the tiger, stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, disguise fair nature with hard-favour'd rage.' The opening lines of the poem by the 19* century English poet, Thomas Blake, conjure up a vivid image:...
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Shakespeare's Kings: The Great Plays and the History of England in the ...

John Julius Norwich - History - 2001 - 432 pages
...action of the tiger; Stiffen the sinews, conjure up the blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favoured rage. Then lend the eye a terrible aspect; Let it...galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now set the teeth and stretch the nostril wide . . . Recognizing...
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Prince Henry 'the Navigator': A Life

Peter Edward Russell - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 448 pages
...Breach: AlcIcer-Ceguer when the blast of war blows in our ears. Then imitate the action of the tiger. Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood, Disguise...hard-favour'd rage; Then lend the eye a terrible aspect Shakespeare, King Henrj V, Act 3 Scene i O n his return to Lagos at the end of his second voyage, Cadamosto...
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Orson Welles on Shakespeare: The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts

Orson Welles - Performing Arts - 2001 - 297 pages
...blood, Disguise fair nature with hard-favoured rage; Then lend the eye a terrible aspect: Let it cry through the portage of the head Like the brass cannon; let the brow o'erwhelm it As fearfully as doth a gall'd rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swilled with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now set...
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Henry V. EG: The Shakespeare Folios

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2001 - 222 pages
...action of the Tyger: Stiffen the sinewes, commune vp the blood, Disguise faire Nature with hard-fauour'd Rage: Then lend the Eye a terrible aspect: Let it pry through the portage of the Head, Like the Brasse Cannon: let the Brow o'rewhelme it, As fearefully, as doth a galled Rocke O're-hang and iutty...
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