Henry VIII Shakespear Darma
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Henry VIII Shakespear Darma

Prologue      (Henry VIII Shakespear Darma) Chorus. I come no more to make you laugh: things now,That bear a weighty and a serious brow,Sad, high, and working, full of state and woe,Such noble scenes as draw the eye to flow,We now present. Those that can pity, here 5May, if they think it well, let…

Richard III Shakespeare Darma
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Richard III Shakespeare Darma

Act I, Scene 1 (Richard III Shakespeare Darma) London. A street.         [Enter GLOUCESTER, solus] . 5Now are our brows bound with victorious wreaths;Our bruised arms hung up for monuments;Our stern alarums changed to merry meetings,Our dreadful marches to delightful measures.Grim-visaged war hath smooth’d his wrinkled front; 10And now, instead of mounting…

Richard II Shakespeare Darma
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Richard II Shakespeare Darma

Act I, Scene 1 (Richard II Shakespeare Darma) London. KING RICHARD II’s palace.         [Enter KING RICHARD II, JOHN OF GAUNT, with other] [p]Nobles and Attendants] King Richard II. Old John of Gaunt, time-honour’d Lancaster,Hast thou, according to thy oath and band,Brought hither Henry Hereford thy bold son, 5Here to make good…

Pericles Shakeespeare Darma
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Pericles Shakeespeare Darma

Pericles Shakeespeare Darma Prologue         [Enter GOWER] Gower. To sing a song that old was sung,From ashes ancient Gower is come;Assuming man’s infirmities,To glad your ear, and please your eyes. 5It hath been sung at festivals,On ember-eves and holy-ales;And lords and ladies in their livesHave read it for restoratives:The purchase is to…

KING JOHN Shakespeare Darma
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KING JOHN Shakespeare Darma

KING JOHN Shakespeare Darma Act I, Scene 1 (KING JOHN Shakespeare Darma) KING JOHN’S palace.       [Enter KING JOHN, QUEEN ELINOR, PEMBROKE, ESSEX,] [p]SALISBURY, and others, with CHATILLON] King John. Now, say, Chatillon, what would France with us? Chatillon. Thus, after greeting, speaks the King of FranceIn my behavior to the majesty, 5The…

History of Henry V
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History of Henry V

History of Henry V Prologue         History of Henry V [Enter Chorus] Chorus. O for a Muse of fire, that would ascendThe brightest heaven of invention,A kingdom for a stage, princes to actAnd monarchs to behold the swelling scene! Then should the warlike Harry, like himself,Assume the port of Mars; and at…

Henry VI Part III
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Henry VI Part III

Henry VI Part III Act I, Scene 1(Henry VI Part III) London. The Parliament-house.       [Alarum. Enter YORK, EDWARD, RICHARD, NORFOLK,] [p]MONTAGUE, WARWICK, and Soldiers] Earl of Warwick. I wonder how the king escaped our hands. Richard Plantagenet (Duke of Gloucester). While we pursued the horsemen of the north,He slily stole away and…

Henry VI Part II
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Henry VI Part II

Henry VI Part II Act I, Scene 1 (Henry VI Part II) London. The palace.       next scene [Flourish of trumpets: then hautboys. Enter KING] [p]HENRY VI, GLOUCESTER, SALISBURY, WARWICK, and [p]CARDINAL, on the one side; QUEEN MARGARET, SUFFOLK, [p]YORK, SOMERSET, and BUCKINGHAM, on the other] Earl of Suffolk. As by your high…

Henry VI Part I
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Henry VI Part I

Henry VI Part I Act I, Scene 1 (Henry VI Part I) Westminster Abbey.       [Dead March. Enter the Funeral of KING HENRY the] [p]Fifth, attended on by Dukes of BEDFORD, Regent of [p]France; GLOUCESTER, Protector; and EXETER, Earl of [p]WARWICK, the BISHOP OF WINCHESTER, Heralds, &c] Duke of Bedford. Hung be the…

Henry IV Part II
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Henry IV Part II

Prologue         Enter RUMOUR, painted full of tongues (Henry IV Part II) Rumour. Open your ears; for which of you will stopThe vent of hearing when loud Rumour speaks?I, from the orient to the drooping west,Making the wind my post-horse, still unfold 5The acts commenced on this ball of earth.Upon my tongues…