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REPLIES :-Mark Lemon, 9-Tête--Tête Portraits - Row- for "schoole." I simply propose to read “this
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Vol. VII. Part I.
He cannot buckle his distemper'd cause
THE Text OF 'MACBETH.' (Concluded from 7th think, suspected, and by Sidney Walker, Collier,
of distemper,” not "the cause of your distem per." indubitably wrong in supposing that Leonatus, in With this last passage compare another passage in comparing the sighs of his wife and friend to "the *Macbeth,' on which the emendator has fallen mort o' the deer," meant to describe their sighs as with heavy band, viz., V. viii. 44:
“artificial” and “ forced.” To him they seemed Your cause of sorrow
neither artificial nor forced, but much too natural Must not be measured by his worth, for then and real. The only expression in the soliloquy It hath no end.
which seems to imply artificiality is that which de cause of sorrow" is no more than “case of picts the twain as “making practised smiles as in sorrow" or simply" sorrow" itself. The following a looking glass "; but this, in the connexion in two passages will, I trust, put beyond a doubt the which it stands, can mean only that they were as: correctness of my interpretation. All's Well,' great adepts at smiling on each other as if they II. i. 114:
had practised it at a glass. In comparing their Hearing your high majesty is touch'd
sighs to “the mort o' the deer” he meant that With that malignant cause wherein the honour their sighs were “long-drawn as its notes." I think: Of my dear father's gift stands chief in power MR. Hall, on reconsideration, will see that this is I come to tender it, &c.
the meaning. That he did not see so at once is the Coriolanus,' III. i. 235:
cause of the only defect in his otherwise excellent First Sen, Leave us to cure this cause.
and useful note. R. M. SPENCE, M.A. Men,
For 'tis a sore upon us Manse of Arbuthnott, N.B. You cannot tent yourself.
ARTHUR GRAY. In order to fully realize the difference between Jesus College, Cambridge.
the words mort and mot it is desirable to know
something about the hunting music of mediæval 'HENRY VIII., 'III. i, 122(76b S. v.263).—The cor- times. Much valuable information is to be found rection of “ Make me a cure like this,” in place of the in a very rare work by Sir H. Dryden, privately peculiarly ungracious and incongruous “make me a printed in 1843, “The Art of Hunting,' by William curse like this," should have been further illustrated Twici, Huntsman to King Edward II. by phrases from the same play which are worth col.
ALBERT HARTSHORNE. lation. We have here examples of what would be worth further distinct elucidation—the aptness of of a passage which at first thought may seem para
PERICLES,' I. i.-I send you an interpretation the poet to harp, so to say, in a particular play doxical. But I think myself able to make it upon a certain metaphor: Therefore in him
My lord, if I
Can get him once within my pistol's length. Hen. VIII.,' II. iv, 100. There is a certain awkwardness in this which has Several other lines in this play are corrupt as to be accounted for. Pistol's range, not length, printed in the most pretentious editions, but since would have been correct. But I hold that the the requisite corrections are, and have been for pistol here spoken of is a dagger. The word is so decades, on record it were idle to cite them. I do construed in the notes to the enumeration of not trace the following as having been indicated:
-weapons in the third book of Rabelais, Prologue:Wolsey. Please your highness, note
“Petits Poingars appelez ainsi de la ville de Pistoie This dangerous conception in this point.
en Italie, d'ou ils vinsent. Dans la suite le même nom Not friended by his wish, to your high person
a aussi été donné à cette petite arquebuse q'on appelle His will is most malignant; and it stretches encore aujourd'hui pistolet de poche; et il u'est pas Beyond you to your friends.
jusqu'aux petits écus d'Espagne et de l'Italie que les Globe, 'Hen. VIII.,' I. ii. 138.
Espagnols et les Italiens n'aient aussi appelez Pistolets. Read rather :
Voiez Henri Etienne dans la préface de son traité de Please your highness note
la conformité du langage François avec le Grec."-Ed. His dangerous conception in this point:
“He [Somerville] told them that he was going to That is to say, “ His will, not limited by his wish London to shoot the Queen with his dagg, an he as affecting your highness, extends beyond you, so hoped to see her head set on a pole, for she was a malignant is it, to your friends."
serpent and a viper.”-Froude, Hist. of England,' W. WATKISS LLOYD.
vol. ii. p. 396.
I incline to think, because of the archaism, that “THE MORT O'THE DEER," "WINTER's Tale,' the line in question must have belonged to the old I. ii. 118 (76 S. v. 144).—MR. HALL is undoubtedly play of 'Pericles,' and was left untouched by right in his interpretation of "the mort o' the Shakspeare when he revised and rewrote. deer," as meaning not the death itself but the
Hugo CARLETON. horn-blast which announced it. He is, I think, as 25, Palace Square, Upper Norwood,