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" man-of-war; Master Coleridge, like the former, was built far higher in learning, solid, but slow in his performances. CVL, with the English man-ofwar, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all tides, tack about and take advantage of... "
The rime of the ancient mariner - Page 106
by Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1904 - 107 pages
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 247

Early English newspapers - 1879
...FulI& compares to a fight between a Spanish great galleon and an English man-of-war. “Master Jonson (like the former) was built far higher in learning, solid, but slow in his performances; Shakespeare, with Fuller's description, however, must have been gathered from tradition; be could never...
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Liber Facetiarum: Being a Collection of Curious and Interesting Anecdotes ...

Anecdotes - 1809 - 344 pages
...Ben Jonson, which two I behold like a Spanish •eat galleon, and an English man of war. Master ooson (like the former) was built far higher in learning; solid, but slow in his performances; Shakespear, with the English man of war, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Chaucer

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...Ben biison, which two I behold like a Spanish great gallion and an English man of war: ister Johnson (like the former) was built far higher in learning: solid, but slow in his perrmances. Shakspeare, with the English man of war, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, old turn...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1815
...Johnson, which two I behold like a Spanish great gallion, and an English man of war; master Johnson (like the former) was built far higher in learning; solid, but slow in his performances. Shakspeare, with the English man of war, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1815
...Johnson, which two I behold like a Spanish great gallion, and an Fjnglish man of war; master Johnson (like the former) was built far higher in learning; solid, but slow in his performances. Shakspeare, with the English man of war, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all...
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Great Britain - 1816
...Shakspeare, which two I beheld like a Spanish great galleon and an English man of war. Master Jonson, like the former, was built far higher in learning; solid, but slow in his performances: Shakspeare, with the English man of war, lesser in bulk but lighter in sailing, could turn with all...
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 1

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - 1816
...and Ben Jonson. I behold them like a Spanish great galleon, and an English man of war. Master Jonson, like the former, was built far higher in learning, solid but slow in his performances, Shakspeare, like the latter, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all tides, tack...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - History - 1816
...Shakspeare, which two I beheld like a Spanish great galleon and an English man of war. Master Jonson, like the former, was built far higher in learning; solid, but slow in his performances: Shakspeare, with the English man of war, lesser in bulk but lighter in sailing, could turn with all...
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Shakespeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1817
...and Ben Jonson. I behold them like a Spanish great galleon, and an English man of war. Master Jonson, like the former, was built far higher in learning, solid but slow in his performances, Shakspeare, like the latter, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all tides, tack...
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Shakespeare and his times: including the biography of the poet ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1817
...and Ben Jonson. I behold them like a Spanish great galleon, and an English man of war. Master Jonson, like the former, was built far higher in learning, solid but slow in his performances, Shakspeare, like the latter, lesser in bulk, but lighter in sailing, could turn with all tides, tack...
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