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" We have but collected them, and done an office to the dead, to procure his orphans guardians; without ambition either of self-profit or fame; only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakespeare, by humble offer of his... "
Shakespearean playhouses: a history of English theatres from the beginnings ... - Page 260
by Joseph Quincy Adams - 1917 - 473 pages
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The dramatick writings of Will. Shakspere: with the notes of all ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, John Bell - Drama - 1788
...to the dead, to procure his orphanes, guardians ; without ambition either of selfe-profit, or fame ; onely to keep the memory of so worthy a friend, and fellow alive, as was our SHAKSPERE, by humble offer of his playes,. to your most noble patronage. Wherein, as we...
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Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - English drama (Comedy) - 1872 - 196 pages
...honesty"; and his editors, Heminge and Condell, in their dedication claim to have no other purpose than "to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakespeare." Ben Jonson, too, a pure and estimable man, who knew him well, and who was...
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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 fellows, Heminge and Condell, profess that their great object in their publication was '' only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakspeare :" and their preface to the public appears evidently to have been dictated by...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1906
...his fellows, Heminge and Condell, profess that their great object in their publication was -' only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakspeare :" and their preface to the public appears evidently to have been dictated by...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare: With a Life, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1828
...Montgomery, his fellows, Heminge and Condell, profess that their great ohject in their puhlication was " only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakspeare:" and theirpreface to the puhlic appears evidently to have heen dictated hy their...
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A Descriptive Account of the Second Royal Gala Festival at Stratford-upon ...

1830 - 87 pages
...to procure his orphans " guardians ; without ambition either of self, profit, or " fame ; but, only to keep the memory of so worthy " a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakspeare•" In another point of view, his character as the philosopher, may be contemplated...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...to the dead to procure his orphans guardians, without ambition either of self- profit or fame : only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive, as was our Shahspeare." In the Spring of 1598, Lord William Herbert left Wilton, to mingle with the...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 131

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, Rowland Edmund Prothero, George Walter Prothero - 1871
...the dead, to procure his orphans guardians ; without ambition either of self-profit or fame : only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive, as was our Shakspeare.' Nor is there any reason for suspecting the sincerity of their statement. What...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: Life. New facts regarding the life ...

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier, Charles Symmons - 1839
...his fellows, Heminge and Condell, profess that their great object in their publication was, " only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakspeare ; " and their Preface to the public appears evidently to have been dictated by...
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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English ...

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1841
...Histories, and Tragedies." These player-editors profess that "they have done this office to the dead only to keep the memory of so worthy a friend and fellow alive as was our Shakespeare." Yet their utter negligence shown in " their fellow's" volume is no evidence...
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