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" s our fellow Shakespeare puts them all down, — ay, and Ben Jonson too. O that Ben Jonson is a pestilent fellow ! He brought up Horace giving the poets a pill, but our fellow Shakespeare hath given him a purge that made him bewray his credit. "
A Select Collection of Old English Plays - Page 194
edited by - 1874
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare, Joseph Dennie, Isaac Reed, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - Drama - 1805
...(particularly Kempe) as leaden spouts — very illiterate. "Few of the university (says Kempe) pen plays well; they smell too .much of that writer Ovid, and that writer Metamorphosis : — why here 's our Fellow Shakspeare puts them all down. Farma The sentence delivered by Grumio,...
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The Cabinet: Or, Monthly Report of Polite Literature, Volume 4

Literary Criticism - 1808
...wherein Kempe, in a supposed dialogue with Burbage, is made to say, " Few of the university pen plays well ; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and...Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Juppiter. Why here's pur fellow Shakspeare put them (the university poets) all down, ay, and Ben Jonson...
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An examination of the charges maintained by messrs. Malone, Chalmers and ...

Octavius Graham Gilchrist - 1808
...and it may be, besides, they will be able to pen a part." Kempe.—" Few of the university pen plays well; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and...Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Juppiter. Why here's our fellow Shakspeave put them (the University poets) all down, ay, and Ben Jonson...
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The Ancient British Drama ...

Sir Walter Scott - English drama - 1810 - 614 pages
...faults, and it may bee beside? they wil! be able to pen a part. Kempe. Few of the university pen plaies well ; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and that writer Metamorphosis, and talke too much of Prosperpina and Jupiter. Why heres our fellow Shakespeare puts them all downe, I,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: In Twenty-one Volumes, with the ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1813
...In The Return from Parnassus, Kempe is made to say to Burbadge : " Few of the university pen plays well ; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and...Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Juppiter." Philomusus says, sneeringly : " Indeed, Master Kempe, you are very famous : but, that is...
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 1

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - 1816
...Kempe and Burbage are introduced, and the former is made to say, — " Few of the University pen plays well ; they smell too much of that writer, Ovid, and that writer Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpine and Jupiter. Why, here's our fellow Shakespeare puts the mall down : ay, and Ben Jonson...
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Shakespeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1817
...;" to which Kempe, who seems here an object of irony, replies, — " Few of the university pen plays well ; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and...Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Juppiter. Why here's our fellow Shakspeare put them (the University poets) all down, ay, and Ben Jonson...
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Select Plays of William Shakespeare: In Six Volumes. With the ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - History - 1820
...(particularly Kempe) as leaden spouts— very illiterate. " Few of the university (says Kempe) pen plays well; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and that writer JWetamorpi:osis : — why here 'a our Fellow Shakspeare puts them all down. Farmer. The sentence delivered...
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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare, Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, George Steevens, Richard Farmer, Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 1821
...In The Return from Parnassus, Kempe is made to say to Burbadge : " Few of the university pen plays well ; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and...Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Juppiter." Philomusus says, sneeringly : " Indeed, Master Kempe, you are very famous : but, that is...
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Lectures chiefly on the dramatic literature of the age of Elizabeth

William Hazlitt - 1821
...saying, " Few (of the University) pen plays well : they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and of that writer Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Jupiter. Why here's our fellow Shakespear puts them all down ; aye, and Ben Jonson too." — There is a good deal of discontent in...
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