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" It may be observed, that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When he found himself near the end of his work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labour to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts where he should... "
The Eton miscellany, by Bartholomew Bouverie - Page 43
by Eton miscellany - 1827
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The Critics Versus Shakspere: A Brief for the Defendant

Francis Asbury Smith - 1907 - 128 pages
...that he seems not always fully to comprehend his own design." " It may be observed that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When...work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labor to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts where he should most vigorously exert them,...
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The Critics Versus Shakspere: A Brief For The Defendent

Francis Asbury Smith - 1907 - 128 pages
...neglected. When he found himself near the end of his work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labor to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts...exert them, and his catastrophe is improbably produced and imperfectly represented." And so it may be said that in England, after Shakspere's death, the Drama...
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Johnson on Shakespeare: Essays and Notes

Samuel Johnson - 1908 - 206 pages
...more affecting, for the sake of those which are more easy. It may be observed, that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When...is improbably produced or imperfectly represented. He had no regard to distinction of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without scruple,...
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Shakspeare's Dramatic Art: History and Character of Shakspeare's Plays, Volume 2

Hermann Ulrici - 1908
...he seems not always fully to comprehend his own design . . . It may be observed that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When...exert them, and his catastrophe is improbably produced and imperfectly represented.' Johnson then proceeds with his well-known censure that Shakspeare ' had...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1911 - 724 pages
...for the sake of those which are more easy. 1 That is, kindness. It maybe observed that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When...work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labor to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts where he should most vigorously exert them,...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1911 - 724 pages
...for the sake of those which are more easy. 1 That is, kindness. It maybe observed that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When...work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labor to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts where he should most vigorously exert them,...
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Readings in English Prose of the Eighteenth Century

Raymond Macdonald Alden - English prose literature - 1911 - 724 pages
...vjdejntlyl1egrecfecl. When he found himself near the end of his -S work, andmv1ew of his reward, he shortened the labor to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts...is improbably produced or imperfectly represented. e*s***J~fr^'2:v ^ He had no regard to distinction of time or place, but gives to ^ai'/one age or nation,...
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Hazlitt on English Literature: An Introduction to the Appreciation of Literature

William Hazlitt, Jacob Zeitlin - English literature - 1913 - 441 pages
...SHAKSPEARE'S PLAYS CYMBELIXE P. 51. Dr. Johnson is of opinion. " It may be observed that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When...is improbably produced or imperfectly represented." ('. S'ichol Smith: "Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare," p. 123-) It is the peculiar excellence,...
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European Theories of the Drama: An Anthology of Dramatic Theory and ...

Barrett Harper Clark - Drama - 1918 - 501 pages
...fault so common. It was with the Greek tragedians, probably, as with Shakspeare. — " In many of bis plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When...work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labor, to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts where he should most vigorously exert...
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European Theories of the Drama: An Anthology of Dramatic Theory and ...

Barrett Harper Clark - Drama - 1918 - 501 pages
...When he found himself near the end of his work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labor, to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts...where he should most vigorously exert them, and his entastrophe is improbably produced, or imperfectly represented." Johnson's Pref. to Shnkspenre. —...
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