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" Then, for Comedies, how full of harmeles myrth is our Cambridge Pedantiusl and the Oxford Bellum Grammaffcale? or, to speake of a London Comedie, how much good matter, yea and matter of state, is there in that Comedie cald the play ; of the Cards, in... "
Extracts from the accounts of the revels at court, in the reigns of Queen ... - Page 223
1842 - 228 pages
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Ancient critical essays upon English poets and poësy, Volume 2

George Gascoigne, William Webbe, Sir John Harington, James I (King of England), Thomas Campion, Francis Meres, Edmund Bolton, Samuel Daniel, Edmund Spenser, Gabriel Harvey - Literary Criticism - 1815
...Comedies. How full of harmeles myrth is our Cabridge Pedantius ? and the Oxford Bellum Grammaticale ? or to speake of a London Comedie, how much good matter,...play of the Cards ? in which it is showed, how foure Parasiticall knaues robbe the foure principall vocations of the Realme, videl. the vocation of Souldiers,...
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Researches Into the History of Playing Cards: With Illustrations of the ...

Samuel Weller Singer - Card games - 1816 - 373 pages
...Poetrie,"' makes mention of a play in which the game at cards seems to have been allegorized. " Or to speake of a London Comedie, how much good matter,...play of the cards? in which it is showed, how foure parasiticall Knaues robbe the foure principall vocations of the realme, videlicet, the vocation of...
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Festivals, Games, and Amusements, Ancient and Modern

Horace Smith - Amusements - 1831 - 382 pages
...Poetry," makes mention also of a play, in which the game of cards seems to have been allegorized. — " Or to speake of a London comedie, how much good matter,...yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedie called the Play of the Cards? In latinas, aliasque 'Barbaricarum linguarum. Dit : Ego aliam artem non...
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Festivals, Games & Amusements, Ancient & Modern

Horace Smith - Amusements - 1831 - 355 pages
...makes mention also of a play, in which the game o'f cards seems to have been allegorized. — " Or to speake of- a London comedie, how much good matter,...yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedie called the Play of the Cards 1 la.'. which it is showed how foure parasiticall knaves robbe the ibure...
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Festivals, Games, and Amusements: Ancient and Modern

Horace Smith, Samuel Woodworth - Games - 1831 - 355 pages
...play, in which the game of cards seems to have been allegorized.—" Or to speake of a London coinedir, how much good matter, yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedie called the Play of the Cards 1 I" which it is showed how foure parasiticall knaves robbe the foure...
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Festivals, Games, and Amusements

Horace Smith, Samuel Woodworth - Games - 1833 - 355 pages
...Poetry," makes mention also of a play, in which the game of cards seems to have been allegorized. — " Or to speake of a London comedie, how much good matter,...yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedie called the Play of the Cards ? In which it is showed how foure parasiticall knaves robbe the foure...
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Festivals, Games, and Amusements: Ancient and Modern

Horace Smith, Samuel Woodworth - Games - 1836 - 355 pages
...of a play, in which the game of cards seems to have been allegorized. — " Or to speake of a Londou comedie, how much good matter, yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedie called the Play of the Cards ? In which it is showed how foure parasitical! knaves robbe the foure...
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Publications, Volume 7

Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) - Drama - 1842
...the fact that there was an old acted play of Titus and Gisippus, by Ralph Radcliffe ? See Wartoris History, by Price, vol. iii., p. 213. A Comodie or...play of the Cards ? in which it is showed, how foure Parasiticall knaues robbe the foure principall vocations of the Realme, videl. the vocation of Souldiers,...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 26

Families - 1847
...Poetry," makes mention also of a play, in which the game of cards seems to have been allegorized.—" Or to speake of a London comedie, how much good matter,...yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedie called the Play of the Cards * In which it is showed how foure parasiticall knaves robbe the foure...
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Facts and Speculations on the Origin and History of Playing Cards

William Andrew Chatto - Card games - 1848 - 343 pages
...seem to have been a severe satire on those Knaves who enrich themselves at the nation's expense : " Then for comedies, to speake of a London comedie,...play of the cards ? in which it is showed how foure Parasiticalle knaves robbe the foure principall vocations of the Realme, videlicet, the vocations of...
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