Comparison of Geoffrey Chaucer Treatise on the Astrolabe 1 to William Shakespeare
Geoffrey Chaucer Treatise on the Astrolabe 1 has 23 lines, and one of them has weak matches at magnitude 10 to 14 in William Shakespeare. 96% of the lines have no match. On average, each line has 0.17 weak matches.
Treatise on the Astrolabe 1: 15
The wombe-side of thyn Astrolabie is also devyded with a longe croys in foure quarters from est to west, fro south to north, fro right syde to left syde, as is the bak-syde. And for the more declaracioun, lo here thy figure.
Love's Labour's Lost 5.2: 542
By east, west, north, and south, I spread my conquering might.
Winter's Tale 1.2: 203
From east, west, north, and south. Be it concluded,
Henry IV Part 2 4.2: 104
East, west, north, south, or, like a school broke up,
Coriolanus 2.3: 7
We have been call’d so of many, not that our heads are some brown, some black, some abram, some bald, but that our wits are so diversely color’d; and truly I think if all our wits were to issue out of one skull, they would fly east, west, north, south, and their consent of one direct way should be at once to all the points a’ th’ compass.