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" Nay, but this dotage of our general's O'erflows the measure : those his goodly eyes, That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glow'd like plated Mars, now bend, now turn The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front... "
Queer Things about Egypt - Page 169
by Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen - 1911 - 428 pages
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Shakespeare-lexicon: A Complete Dictionary of All the English ..., Volume 1

Alexander Schmidt - 1874
...Troil. Ill, 3, 43. —ed their light on me, Hml. II, 1, 100. b.your eye on vacancy, III, 4, 117. now b., now turn the office and devotion of their view upon a tawny front, Ant. I, 1, 4. — Similarly of the brows (— to knit): why do you b. such solemn brows on me? John...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1875
...Dutie, office, dutie of behaviour in honestie and reason : officium." So in Antony and Cleopatra : — " His goodly eyes — now turn The office and devotion of their view," &c. 13 The folio, " That nor my." 14 " Si nequeo placidas affari Csesaris aures, Saltern aliquis veniat,...
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Shakespeare in the Theatre

Richard David - 1981 - 280 pages
...his goodly eyes. That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glowed like plated Mars now bend, now turn, The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front: his captain's heart. Which in the scuffles of great fights hath burst The buckles on his breast, reneges...
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The Crafting of Absalom and Achitophel: Dryden’s Pen for a Party

W. Thomas, Thomas W.. Keith - 1978 - 239 pages
...his goodly eyes That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glowed like plated Mars, now bend, now turn The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front. His captain's heart, Which in the scuffles of great fights hath burst The buckles on his breast, reneges...
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Shakespeare's Styles: Essays in Honour of Kenneth Muir

Kenneth Muir, Philip Edwards - 2004 - 256 pages
...his goodly eyes, That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glowed like plated Mars, now bend, now turn, The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front. (1,i,1-6) Has Demetrius been referring cynically to the fact that great soldiers have often made fools...
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Shakespeare, Contemporary Critical Approaches

William Shakespeare - 1980 - 187 pages
...out his outrage at the way his leader has betrayed his honor: Have glow'd like plated Mars, now bend, now turn The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front. (1.1.2-6) According to Abraham Fraunce, Mars is "that hote and furious disposition, fit for wars";...
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Shakespeare's Rome

Robert S. Miola - 2004 - 260 pages
...his goodly eyes, That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glow'd like plated Mars, now bend, now turn The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front; his captain's heart, Which in the scuffles of great fights hath burst The buckles on his breast, reneges...
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Shakespeare's Tragedies: An Introduction

Dieter Mehl - 1986 - 272 pages
...his goodly eyes, That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glowed like plated Mars, now bend, now turn The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front. His captain's heart, Which in the scuffles of great fights hath burst The buckles on his breast, reneges...
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Shakespeare's Dramatic Transactions

Michael Mooney - 1990 - 226 pages
...Antony's "goodly eyes," That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glow'd like plated Mars, now bend, now turn, The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front; his captain's heart Which in the scuffles of great fights hath burst The buckles on his breast, reneges...
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The Idea of Spatial Form

Joseph Frank - 1991 - 196 pages
...his goodly eyes That o'er the files and musters of the war Have glow'd like plated Mars, now bend, now turn, The office and devotion of their view Upon a tawny front: his captain's heart, Which in the scuffles of great fights hath burst The buckles on his breast, reneges...
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