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" ... they were all good, especially his Epitaph on Prince Henry, save that they smelled too much of the Schools, and were not after the fancy of the times ; for a child (says he) may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verses in running ; yet... "
New poems of James I of England: from a hitherto unpublished manuscript (Add ... - Page lxxxi
by James I (King of England) - 1911 - 121 pages
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The works of Ben Jonson...: with notes critical and explanatory ..., Volume 1

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - 1816
...Tearson the Death of Meliades." Drum. Poems, folio, p. 15. the Greek and Latin verse in running ; yet that he wished for pleasing the king, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own." "As Ben Jonson (say the collectors of Drummond's works,) has been very liberal of his censures (opinions)...
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Retrospective Review: And Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 9

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1824
...times: for a child, says he, may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verse in running ; yet that he wished, for pleasing the king, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own." Truly, if this be admiration enough for a pilgrimage, and by such a man as Jonson, there is much less...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1824
...times: for a child, says he, may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verse in running ; yet that he wished, for pleasing the king, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own." Truly, if this be admiration enough for a pilgrimage, and by such a man as Jonson, there is much less...
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The Retrospective Review

Books - 1824
...times: for a child, says he, may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verse in running ; yet that he wished, for pleasing the king, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own." Truly, if this be admiration enough for a pilgrimage, and by such a man as Jonson, there is much less...
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Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of Great Britain, Volume 2

Biography & Autobiography - 1837
...times : for a child, says he, may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verse in running; yet that he wished for pleasing the king, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own." In the first of these paragraphs there is an addition by Drummond, not consistent with truth. Ben Jonson...
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Notes of Ben Jonson's Conversations with William Drummond of Hawthornden ...

Ben Jonson, William Drummond - 1842 - 54 pages
...; for a child (says he) may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verses in running ; yet that he wished for pleasing the King, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own. As Ben Johnson has been very liberal of his censures on all his co-temporaries, so our Author does...
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Publications, Volume 8

Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) - 1842
...; for a child (says he) may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verses in running ; yet that he wished for pleasing the King, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own. As Ben Johnson has been very liberal of his censures on all his co-temporaries, so our Author does...
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Publications, Issue 17

English literature - 1966
...times ; for a child (says he) may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verses in running; yet that he wished for pleasing the King, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own. As Ben Johnson has been very liberal of his censures on all his co-temporaries, so our Author does...
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A supplement to Dodsley's Old plays, Volumes 17-18

James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Robert Dodsley - English drama - 1853
...; for a child (says he) may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verses in running ; yet that he wished for pleasing the King, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own. As Ben Johnson has been very liberal of his censures on all his co-temporaries, so our Author does...
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The works of Ben Jonson, with notes, and a biogr. memoir, by W. Gifford ...

Ben Jonson - 1875
...times : for a child, says he, may write after the fashion of the Greek and Latin verse in running ; yet that he wished for pleasing the king, that piece of Forth Feasting had been his own." " As Ben Jonson (say the collectors of Drummond's works,) has been very liberal of his censures (opinions)...
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