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" This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabric, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw, and a few forsaken cloaks ; only one man had his breeches set on fire, that would perhaps have broiled him, if he had not by the benefit of a provident... "
A dictionary of old English plays, existing either in print or in manuscript ... - Page 11
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, David Erskine Baker - 1860 - 296 pages
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Names of dramas: A-L

David Erskine Baker, Isaac Reed, Stephen Jones - English drama - 1812
...of that virtuous fabrique, " wherein nothing did perish but " wood and straw, and a few for" saken cloaks ; only one man " had his breeches set on fire,...perhaps have broiled " him, if he had not, by the be" nefit of a provident wit, put it "out with bottled ale." Of thi8 piece I here is no other account...
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Biographia Dramatica: Names of the dramas: A-L

David Erskine Baker, Stephen Jones - Dramatists, English - 1812
...ground. This was the fatal pe" wherein nothing did perish but " wood and straw, and a few for" saken cloaks ; only one man " had his breeches set on fire, " that would perhaps have broiled "nefit of a provident wit, put it " him, if he had not, by the be" out with bottled ale." Of this piece...
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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 whole house to the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabrick, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw, and a few forsaken cloaks." From a letter of Mr. John Chamberlaine's to Sir Ralph Winwood, dated July 8, 16)3, in which this accident...
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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare, James Boswell, Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, George Steevens, Richard Farmer, Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 1821
...the whole house to the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabrick, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw, and a few forsaken...his breeches set on fire, that would perhaps have broyled him, if he had not by the benefit of a provident wit, put it out with bottle ale." From a letter...
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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare, Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, George Steevens, Richard Farmer, Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 1821
...the whole house to the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabrick, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw, and a few forsaken cloaks ; only one man hud his breeches set on fire, that would perhaps have broyled him, if he had not by the benefit of...
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Excursions in the county of Surrey [by T.K. Cromwell. With an additional ...

Thomas Kitson Cromwell - 1821
...the whole house, to. the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabrick, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw and a few forsaken cloaks." It was rebuilt, however, in the next year, in a style of decoration far more costly. Contiguous were...
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Excursions in the County of Surrey: Comprising Brief Historical and ...

Thomas Cromwell - Surrey (England) - 1821 - 190 pages
...the whole house, to the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabrick, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw and a few forsaken cloaks." It was rebuilt, however, in the next year, in a style of decoration far more costly. Contiguous were...
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History of the counties of Surrey and Sussex

Thomas Allen - 1829
...the whole house to the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabrick, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw, and a few forsaken...not, by the benefit of a provident wit, put it out CHAP. If. with a bottle of ale." From a letter of Mr. John Chamberlaine's to Sir Ralph Winwood, dated...
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The History of English Dramatic Poetry to the Time of Shakespeare ..., Volume 3

John Payne Collier - English drama - 1831
...whole house to the very grounds. This was the ' fatal period of that virtuous fabric, wherein yet ' nothing did perish but wood and straw, and a few '...the benefit of a provident wit, put ' it out with bottle ale *. ' July 3, 1613.' John Chamberlain, in a letter preserved in Winwood's Memorials f, dated...
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A history of the county of Surrey: comprising every object of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Allen - Surrey (England) - 1831
...the whole house to the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous fabrick, wherein yet nothing did perish but wood and straw, and a few forsaken...on fire, that would perhaps have broiled him, if he * Reliq. Wotton, p. 425, edit. 1685. had not, by the benefit of a provident wit, put it out CHAP. It....
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