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19 Part of the dramatic effectiveness lies in the way each mirrors the other, giving a typical balance to their dialogue: Phyllida Gallathea Phyllida Gallathea Phyllida Gallathea Phyllida Gallathea Suppose I were a virgin (I blush in supposing myself one), and that under the habit of a boy were the person of a maid: if I should utter my affection with sighs, manifest my sweet love by my salt tears, and prove my loyalty unspotted and my griefs intolerable, would not then that fair face pity this true heart?

S. Leongard, ‘An Elizabethan Lawsuit: John Brayne, his Carpenter, and the Building of the Red Lion Theatre’, Shakespeare Quarterly 34 (1983), 298–310. 2. R. Gair, The Children of Paul’s: The Story of a Theatre Company, 1553–1608 (Cambridge, 1982), pp. 44–9. 3. I. Smith, Shakespeare’s Blackfriars Playhouse (London, 1964), pp. 137–43. 4. D. Lindley, Court Masques (Oxford, 1995). 5. 273–6. 6. 203–5, 213–9, and 221–3; see also p. 223. E. Howard, The Stage and Social Struggle in Early Modern England (London, 1994), pp.

As with Sir Epicure Mammom in The Alchemist, we hear in Volpone’s mad eloquence the equivocal splendor of a depraved will corrupting imagination to its own purposes: CELIA: Some sérene blast me, or dire lightning strike This my offending face! VOLPONE: Why droops my Celia? Thou hast, in place of a base husband, found A worthy lover: use thy fortune well, With secrecy and pleasure. See, behold, What thou art queen of; not in expectation, As I feed others: but possessed and crowned. See here a rope of pearl; and each, more orient Than that brave Egyptian queen caroused: Dissolve and drink them.

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