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Shakespearean Playhouses: A History of English Theatres from the Beginnings ... - Page 253
by Joseph Quincy Adams - 1917 - 473 pages
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: In Twenty-one Volumes, with the ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1813
...the ground in, less than two hours, witii a dwelling-house adjoyning ; and it was a great marvaile and fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out." Winwood's Memorials, Vol. III. p. 40'9. Not a single life was lost. In 1613 was entered on the...
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 8

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - 1816
...stopple of one of them lighting in the thatch that covered the house, burned it down to the ground in leu than two hours, with a dwelling house adjoining ; and it was a great maryaile and fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 125

1819
...160S, ing was destroyed in two hours jam! at a* Win wood in his" Memorials" says, " it was a marvaile and fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having hut two narrow doors to get out.*' A more particular account by "Eu. Hood," with a view of the theatre,...
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Excursions in the county of Surrey [by T.K. Cromwell. With an additional ...

Thomas Kitson Cromwell - 1821
...Winwood's Memoirs, where, speaking of its destruction by fire in l6J3, he says, " it was a great marvaile and fair grace of God, that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out." This accident is more fully described by Sir Henry Wotton, in a letter dated 2nd July, l6l3;...
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Excursions in the County of Surrey: Comprising Brief Historical and ...

Thomas Cromwell - Surrey (England) - 1821 - 190 pages
...AVinwood's Memoirs, where, speaking of its destruction by fire in l6l3, he says, " it was a great marvaile and fair grace of God, that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out." This accident is more fully described by Sir Henry Wotton, in a letter dated 2nd July, 1613;...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Richard III. Henry VIII. Troilus ...

William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Edmond Malone, Charles Symmons - 1826
...ground in less than two hours, with a dwelling-house adjoining ; and it was a great marvaile and faire grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out at.' — -Wimcood's Memorials, vol. iii. p. 469. PRELIMINARY REMARKS. True was a distinct performance,...
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Cumberland's British Theatre: with remarks, biographical and critical, Volume 5

John Cumberland - English drama - 1826
...perish but wood and strate, and a few forsaken cloaks ;" and ihe latter, that " it was a great marvaile, and fair grace of God, that the people had so little harm, having hut two narrow doors to get out." Henry VIII. was revived ai the new theatre in Lincoln's-lnu Fields,...
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The Progresses, Processions, and Magnificent Festivities, of King ..., Volume 1

John Nichols - England - 1828 - 609 pages
...covered the house, burned it down to the ground in less than two hours ; and it was a great marvaile and fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out." VVinwocd's Mem. vol. III. p. 469. * Sir Julius Caesar, the son of Caesar Adelmar, Physician to...
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The History of English Dramatic Poetry to the Time of Shakespeare ..., Volume 3

John Payne Collier - English drama - 1831
...of the Devil on the stage, at the Bell-savage playhouse, in ' than two hours, with a dwelling-house adjoining, ' and it was a great marvel and fair grace...little harm, having but two narrow ' doors to get out.' Malone has mentioned * that ' a ' doleful ballad of the general conflagration of the ' famous...
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The dramatic works and poems of William Shakespeare, with notes ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Charles Symmons - 1831
...ground In less than two hours, with a dwelling-house adjoining; and It was a great marraile and faire d never, whilst I live, deceive men so :— But I'll deceive you in an dirars to get outat.'Winwood1* Memorial», vol. iii. p. 469. The event i« also recorded by Sir Henry...
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