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Search phrase: author

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC II.vi.127shall prove the immediate author of their variance.shall proue the immediate Author of their variance.
CoriolanusCor V.iii.36As if a man were author of himselfAs if a man were Author of himself,
HamletHam II.ii.442the author of affectation, but called it an honest method,the Author of affectation, but cal'd it an honest method.
HamletHam IV.v.81Next, your son gone, and he most violent authorNext your Sonne gone, and he most violent Author
Henry IV Part 22H4 epilogue.26much cloyed with fat meat, our humble author willmuch cloid with Fat Meate, our humble Author will
Henry VH5 IV.i.150the author of the servant's damnation. But this is not so.the author of the Seruants damnation: but this is not so:
Henry VH5 Epil.chorus.2Our bending author hath pursued the story,Our bending Author hath pursu'd the Story,
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.vi.18He was the author, thou the instrument.He was the Author, thou the Instrument.
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.417But to corrupt the author of my bloodBut to corrupt the author of my blood,
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.293And abstinence engenders maladies.And abstinence ingenders maladies. / And where that you haue vow'd to studie (Lords) / In that each of you haue forsworne his Booke. / Can you still dreame and pore, and thereon looke. / For when would you my Lord, or you, or you, / Haue found the ground of studies excellence, / Without the beauty of a womans face; / From womens eyes this doctrine I deriue, / They are the Ground, the Bookes, the Achadems, / From whence doth spring the true Promethean fire. / Why, vniuersall plodding poysons vp / The nimble spirits in the arteries, / As motion and long during action tyres / The sinnowy vigour of the trauailer. / Now for not looking on a womans face, / You haue in that forsworne the vse of eyes: / And studie too, the causer of your vow. / For where is any Author in the world, / Teaches such beauty as a womans eye: / Learning is but an adiunct to our selfe, / And where we are, our Learning likewise is. / Then when our selues we see in Ladies eyes, / With our selues. / Doe we not likewise see our learning there?
Love's Labour's LostLLL IV.iii.335Or for men's sake, the authors of these women,Or for Mens sake, the author of these Women:
Much Ado About NothingMA V.ii.89and Don John is the author of all, who is fled and gone.and Don Iohn is the author of all, who is fled and gone:
Richard IIR2 I.iii.69O thou, the earthly author of my blood,Oh thou the earthy author of my blood,
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.438I should be author to dishonour you.I should be Authour to dishonour you.
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.179As truth's authentic author to be cited,(As truths authenticke author to be cited)

Poems

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.523 And thou, the author of their obloquy, And thou the author of their obloquie,
Venus and AdonisVen.1006 I did but act, he's author of thy slander. I did but act, he's author of thy slaunder.

Glossary

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authorcreator, originator, instigator
authorauthority, source, informant
breederfather, source, originator, author

Thesaurus

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authorbreeder

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
AUTHORBASICauthor n
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