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" The ballad singer complaynd, he had no custome, he could not putt-off his ballades. The jolly Doctor putts-off his gowne, and putts-on the ballad singer's leathern jacket, and being a handsome man, and had a rare full voice, he presently vended a great... "
'Brief Lives': A-H - Page 185
by John Aubrey, Andrew Clark - 1898
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Temple Bar, Volume 2

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Hodgson Yates - Literary Criticism - 1861
...Doctor puts off his gown and puts on the ballad-singer's leathern jacket, and, being a handsome man and a rare full voice, he presently vended a great many, and had a great audience." A strange prank, this, for a venerable DD; but let us not lie too severe. Set down this ballad-singing...
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Oxoniana: Or Anecdotes Relative to the University and City of Oxford, Volume 4

Rev. John Walker - 1806
...puts off his gowne, and puts on the ballad-singer's leathern jacket, and being a handsome man, and a rare full voice, he presently vended a great many, and had a great audience. " After the death of Dr. Goodwin, he was made deane of Christ-Church. He had a good interest with great men, as you may...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1809
...puts off his gowne, and puts on the ballad-singer'* leathern jacket, and being 3 handsome man, and a rare full voice, he presently vended a great many, and had a great audience. " After the death of Dr. Goodwin, he was made dea-ne of ChristChurch. He had a good interest with great men, as you may...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...gputs on the ballad-singer's leathern jacket, and being a handsome man, and a rare full "■^ioice, he presently vended a great many, and had a great audience. " After the death of Dr. Goodwin, he was made deane of Christ-Church. He had a ^Bood interest with great men, as you...
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Select Beauties of Ancient English Poetry, Volume 1

Henry Kett - English poetry - 1810
...puts oft' his gowne, and puts on the ballad-singer's leathern jacket, and being a handsome man, and a rare full voice, he presently vended a great many, and had a great %udience.—After the death of Dr. Goodwin, he was made Deane of Christ-church. He had a good interest...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Chaucer

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...gowne, and :s on the ballad-singer's leathern jacket, and being a handsome man, and a rare full ce, he presently vended a great many, and had a great audience. " After the death of Dr. Goodwin, be was made deane of Christ-Church. He had a good interest with great men, as you may...
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Letters Written by Eminent Persons in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth ...

Thomas Hearne, John Aubrey - English letters - 1813
...no custome. he could not putt off his ballades. The jolly Doctor putts off his gowne, and putts on the ballad singer's leathern jacket, and being a handsome...great many, and had a great audience. After the death of Dr he was made deane of Christ Church. He had a good interest with great men, as you may find in...
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Bibliotheca Anglo-poetica; or, A descriptive catalogue of a rare ...

Acton Frederick Griffiths, Bibliotheca Anglo-poetica, Longmans, Green and co - 1815
...puts off his gowne, and puts on the ballad-singer's leathern jacket, and being a handsome man, and a rare full voice, he presently vended a great many, and had a great audience." 140. COWLEY (Abraham).—Poetical Blossomes. By AC (Abraham Cowley).—MOROCCO.—London, printed by...
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The Percy Anecdotes, Revised Edition: To which is Added, a Valuable ...

Anecdotes - 1852
...off bis gowne, and puts on the ballad singer's leathern jacket, and being n handsome man, and having a rare full voice, he presently vended a great many, and had a great audience." SINGING AT SIGHT. In 1741, Handel, proceeding to Ireland, was detained for some days at Chester, in...
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