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" What man dare, I dare: Approach thou like the rugged Russian bear, The arm'd rhinoceros, or the Hyrcan tiger; Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves Shall never tremble... "
Deconstructing Macbeth: The Hyperontological View - Page 67
by Harald William Fawkner - 1990 - 261 pages
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Altered Reading: Levinas and Literature

Jill Robbins - Philosophy - 1999 - 185 pages
...come from the danger. "What man dare, I dare . . . Approach thou like the rugged Russian Bear . . . Take any shape but that, and my firm Nerves shall never tremble . . . Hence horrible Shadow, unreal mockery hence . . ." It is the shadow of being that horrifies Macbeth;...
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Modernism: An Anthology of Sources and Documents

Vassiliki Kolocotroni, Jane Goldman, Olga Taxidou - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 632 pages
...national customed seat at the Nation's feast. In vain do we cry to this our vastest social problem: — 'Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves Shall never tremble!' The Nation has not yet found peace from its sins; the freedman has not yet found freedom his promised...
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Making Sense of Shakespeare

Charles H. Frey - Drama - 1999 - 210 pages
...USE? To BE SO DESPERATELY AFRAID OF BABIES AND CHERUBIM, TO IDENtify them with fear itself (compare, "If trembling I inhabit then, protest me / The baby of a girl" [3.4.106-7]), Macbeth must be crazy. Crazy like a fox, or shadow. Macbeth inhabits shadowland; he speaks...
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Macbeth

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2000 - 98 pages
...dare. Approach thou like the rugged Russian bear, 102 The armed rhinoceros, or th' Hyrcan tiger; 103 Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves Shall never tremble. Or be alive again 105 And dare me to the desert with thy sword. 106 If trembling I inhabit then, protest me 107 The baby...
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A Turbulent Voyage: Readings in African American Studies

Floyd Windom Hayes - Social Science - 2000 - 630 pages
...its accustomed seat at the Nation's feast. In vain do we cry to this our vastest social problem: — "Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves Shall never tremble!" The Nation has not yet found peace from its sins; the freedman has not yet found in freedom his promised...
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Perception, Cognition, and Language: Essays in Honor of Henry and Lila Gleitman

Dick and Lydia Todd Professor of Cognitive Science Barbara Landau, John Jonides, Barbara Landau, John Sabini, Elissa L. Newport - Psychology - 2000 - 360 pages
...Macbeth, who was terrified by Banquo's ghost but calmed immediately after his disappearance: Macbeth: Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves Shall never tremble.... Unreal mock'ry, hence! Exit Ghost Why so, being gone, I am a man again. (Macbeth, III, iv, 101-102,106-107)...
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The Tragedy of Macbeth

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 500 pages
...I dare : Approach thou like the rugged Russian Bear, The Armd Rhinoceros, or the Hircanian Tigre : Take any shape but that; and my firm Nerves Shall never tremble; Or revive a while, And dare me to the Desart with thy Sword, If any Sinew shrink, proclaim me then The...
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The American Studies Anthology

Richard P. Horwitz - History - 2001 - 376 pages
...in its accustomed seat at the Nation's feast. In vain do we cry to this our vastest social problem: "Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves shall never tremble!" The Nation has not yet found peace from its sins; the freedman has not yet found in freedom his promised...
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Orson Welles on Shakespeare: The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts

Orson Welles - Performing Arts - 2001 - 297 pages
...apologetic) Think of this, good peers, But as a thing of custom. Tis no other. MACBETH What man dare, I dare. Take any shape but that, and my firm nerves Shall never tremble. Macbeth 75 (The dancers have fallen back on either side, leaving Macbeth to stand alone under the great...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 7

Allardyce Nicoll - Drama - 2002 - 188 pages
...Cleopatra, rv, vii, 5) Yet Abbott and even Franz leave room for further annotations upon such lines as: If trembling I inhabit then, protest me The baby of a girl, (Macbeth, ra, v, 105-6) as a glance at the New Arden edition of Macbeth will show. These scholars were...
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