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} brothers to the King.
KING HENRY THE FIFTH.
THOMAS GREY, Conspirators against the King.
man; MACMORRIS, an Irishman; and Jamy, a
Scotchman :-Officers in King Henry's Army. Bates, COURT, and WILLIAMS, Soldiers in King
Henry's Army. Pistol, NYM, BARDOLPH, a Herald, and Boy. Charles The Sixth, King of France. LEWIS, the Dauphin. The DUKE OF BURGUNDY, the DUKE OF ORLEANS, and
the DUKE OF BOURBON. The CONSTABLE OF FRANCE, RAMBURES and GRANDPRÉ, French Lords, Governor of Harfleur. MONTJOY, a French Herald. Ambassadors to the King of England. Isabel, Queen of France. KATHARINE, daughter to Charles and Isabel. Auce, a Lady attending on the Princess Katharine. Hostess of a tavern in Eastcheap, formerly Mistress
Quickly, now married to Pistol. Lords, Ladies, Officers, English and French Soldiers, Messengers, and Attendants.
CHORUS. SCENE, -At first in ENGLAND; afterwards in
FOR a muse of fire, that would ascend
ing scene !
fire, Crouch for employment. But, pardon, gentles all, The flat unraised spirit, that hath dared On this unworthy scaffold to bring forth So great an object : can this cockpit hold The vasty fields of France ? or may we cram Within this wooden O the very casques That did affright the air at Agincourt ? O, pardon ! since a crooked figure may Attest, in little place, a million; And let us, ciphers to this great accompt, On your imaginary forces work : Suppose, within the girdle of these walls
Are now confined two mighty monarchies,
SCENE 1.-London. An Ante-chamber in
the King's Palace.
Enter the ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY and BISHOP
pass'd, But that the scambling and unquiet time Did push it out of further question.
Ely. But how, my lord, shall we resist it now?