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" ... a few industrious Scots, perhaps, who, indeed, are dispersed over the face of the whole earth. But as for them, there are no greater friends to Englishmen and England, when they are out on't, in the world than they are. "
The Works of John Marston - Page 65
by John Marston - 1887
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A Select Collection of Old Plays: Mal-content

Robert Dodsley, Isaac Reed - English drama - 1780
...would a hundred thoufand of them were there, for we are alt one countrymen now ye know, and we flioold find ten times more comfort of them there, than we...here." Then for your means to advancement, there it is fimple, and not prepofteroufly mixt. You may be an alderman there, and never be fcavinger ; you may...
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The ancient British drama...

Robert Dodsley, Sir Walter Scott - English drama - 1810
...my own part, I would a hundred thousand of them were there ; for we are all one countrymen now, you know, and we should find ten times more comfort of...advancement, there it is simple, and not preposterously mixt. You may be an alderman there, and never be scavenger ; you may be any other officer, and never...
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The works of Ben Jonson...: with notes critical and explanatory ..., Volume 1

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - 1816
...they are out on't, in the world, than they are : and, for my part, I would a hundred thousand of them were there, for we are all one countrymen now, ye...should find ten times more comfort of them there than here." Old Plays, vol. iv. p. 250. This little burst of satire, (which is not found in Chetwood's edition,)...
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Memoirs of the Court of King James the First, Volume 1

Lucy Aikin - Great Britain - 1822
...they are out on't, in the world, than they are : and for my part, I would a hundred thousand of them were there, for we are all one countrymen now, ye...should find ten times more comfort of them there than here." This stroke of satire, probably rendered more galling by the applause with which a London audience...
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The History of English Dramatic Poetry to the Time of Shakespeare ..., Volume 1

John Payne Collier - English drama - 1831
...for my ' part I would a hundred thousand of them were there, for we are all ' one countrymen now, you know, and we should find ten times more ' comfort of them there, than we do here.' The part of the dialogue in act iv. scene 1., which relates to ' thirty pound knights,' and to the...
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Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of Great Britain, Volume 2

Biography & Autobiography - 1837
...part, I would ^an hundred thousand of them were there (Virginia) for we are all one country men now, ye know, and we should find ten times more comfort of them there than we do here." It was supposed probably with justice that Jonson had also same little share in the composition...
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Cyclopaedia of English literature: a selection of the choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Carruthers - English literature - 1847
...I would a hundred thousand of them were there (in Virginia), for we are all one countrymen now, you nd leave her dolorous mansions to the peering The oflended nationality of James must have been laid to rest by the subsequent adulation of Jonson...
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The Works of John Marston, Volume 3

John Marston - English drama - 1856
...are out on 't in the world, than they are : and for my own part, I would a hundred thousand of them were there, for we are all one countrymen now ye know,...times more comfort of them there, than we do here." Page 55, line 26. Sir Francis Drake's ship. Alluding to the celehrated vessel in which Sir F. Drake...
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The Works of John Marston, Volume 3

John Marston - English drama - 1856
...are out on 't in the world, than they are : and for my own part, I would a hundred thousand of them were there, for we are all one countrymen now ye know,...times more comfort of them there, than we do here." Page 55, line 26. Sir Francis Drake's ship. Alluding to the celebrated vessel in which Sir F. Drake...
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Bentley's quarterly review. [with variant title-leaf to vol. 1].

1860
...part, I would a hundred thousand of them were there (Nova Scotia), for we are all one countrymen now, and we should find ten times more comfort of them there than we do here.' Jonson was not, in the first instance, arrested, but as his colleagues were sent to prison, he held...
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