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" ... supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as the best of you; and being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is in his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country. "
English prose: selections - Page 563
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The Sylvan Wanderer;: Consisting of a Series of Moral ..., Volumes 1-2

Sir Egerton Brydges - Literary Collections - 1813
...his tyger's head, wrapt in a player's hide, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse, as the best of you: and being an absolute Johannes...the only Shake-scene* in a country! Oh, that I might intreat your rare wits to be employed in more profitable > courses: and let these apes imitate your...
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Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - English drama (Comedy) - 1872 - 196 pages
...three worthies whom he is exhorting will fare no better at their hands. After which he goes on thus : " Yes, trust them not ; for there is an upstart crow...his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country." Here the spiteful fling at Shakespeare is unmistakable, and nobody questions that he is the " Shake-scene...
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 39

Sir Richard Phillips - 1815
...heart wrapt in a player's hydc, supposes he is as well able to bombaste ont a blanke verse as the beet of you ; and, being an absolute Johannes Factotum, is in his own conceit the only Sliakescene in a conntrey." Malone invites our particular attention to the words, " for there is a...
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Shakespeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1817
...his tygres heart wrapt in a player s hide, supposes hee is as well able to bombaste out a blank verse as the best of you ; and being an absolute JOHANNES...FAC-TOTUM, is in his own conceit the only SHAKE-SCENE in a countrey." (j To Mr. Tyrwhit we are indebted for the first application of this * In bis Apology for...
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The London Magazine, Volume 4

John Scott, John Taylor - Literary Criticism - 1821
...heart wrapt in n/i/iii/er's hide, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as the beet of you ; and being an absolute Johannes factotum, is in his own conceit the only Shalce-scene in a country." If this means Shakspeare, as it probably may, it shows great discernment...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1906
...his tiger's heart wrapt in a player's hide, supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as the best of you ; and, being an absolute Johannes...his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country." As it could not be doubtful against whom this attack was directed, we cannot wonder that Shakspeare...
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The life of Christopher Marlowe. Tamberlaine the Great, pts. I-II. The Jew ...

Christopher Marlowe - 1826
...with his tigers heart wrapt in a players hide supposes he is as well able to bombast out a blank verse as the best of you ; and being an absolute Johannes...his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country. O that I might entreat your rare wits to be employed in more profitable courses ; and let these apes...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Life of Shakespeare. Seven ages ...

William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Edmond Malone, Charles Symmons - 1826
...his tiger's heart wrapt in a player's hide, supposes he is as well able to hombast out a blank verse as the best of you ; and, being an absolute Johannes...his own conceit the only Shake-scene in a country." As it could not be doubtful against whom this attack was directed, we cannot wonder that Shakspeare...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, with notes original and selected ...

William Shakespeare, Charles Symmons - 1826
...supposes hee is well able to bombaste out a blank verse as the best of you; and, being an absolute Joannes factotum, is, in his own conceit, the only Shakescene in a country.'' O tyger's heart wrapt in a woman's hide !' is a line in the old quarto play entitled The First Part...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Henry VI, pt. 1-3

William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Edmond Malone, Charles Symmons - 1826
...hee is well able to bombaste out a blank verse as the best of yon ; and, being an absolute Joannes factotum, is, in his own conceit, the only Shakescene in a country.' ' O tyger's heart wrapt in a woman's hide !' is a line in the old quarto play entitled The First...
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