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" Then for comedies, 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 which it is showed, how foure Parasiticall knaues robbe the foure principall vocations of the Realme,... "
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by Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) - 1842
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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 - 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, 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 1 In which it is showed how foure parasiticall knaves robbe the foure...
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Extracts from the Accounts of the Revels at Court, in the Reigns of Queen ...

Great Britain. Office of the Revels - England - 1842 - 228 pages
...overlooked the fact that there was an old acted play of Titus and Gisippus, by Ralph Radcliffe? See Wartonrs History, by Price, vol. iii., p. 213. A Comodie or...the play of the Cards ? in which it is showed, how fonre Parasiticall kuaues robbe the foure principall vocations of the Reahne, videl. the vocation of...
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Extracts from the accounts of the revels at court, in the reigns of Queen ...

Performing Arts - 1842 - 228 pages
...Titus and Gisippus, by Ralph Radcliffe ? See JVarton8s History, by Price, vol. Hi., p. 213. AComodieor Morrall devised on a Game of the Cards, p. 176.] "Then...play of the Cards? in which it is showed, how foure Parasitical! knaues robbe the foure principall vocations of the Realme, oidel. the vocation of Souldiers,...
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Extracts from the accounts of the revels at court, in the reigns of Queen ...

Great Britain. Office of the Revels, Peter Cunningham, Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) - Business & Economics - 1842 - 228 pages
...History, by Price, vol. iii., p. 213. A Comodie or Morrall devised on a Game of the Cards, p. 1?6.] " Then for comedies, to speake of a London comedie,...the play of the Cards? in which it is showed, how foiire Parasitical! knaues robbe the foure principall vocations of the Realme, videl. the vocation...
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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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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1851
...and the Oxford ' Bellum Grammaticale ! ' " [Latin plays again.] " Or, to speak of a London comedy, how much good matter, yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedy called ' The Play of the Cards,' in which it is showed how four parasitical knaves robbed the...
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The Stratford Shakspere: Life of Shakspere by the editor. King John. King ...

William Shakespeare - 1867
...and the Oxford ' Bellum Grammaticale ! ' " [Latin plays again.] " Or, to speak of a London comedy, how much good matter, yea, and matter of state, is there in that comedy called ' The Play of the Cards,' in which it is showed how four parasitical knaves robbed the...
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