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" Gentleman will be exposed to who writes any thing for the Stage, must certainly prevent every Man of a generous and free Spirit from attempting any Thing in that Way; and as the Stage has always been the proper Channel for Wit and Humour, therefore, my... "
The Stage Censor: An Historical Sketch: 1544-1907 - Page 94
by G. M. G. - 1908 - 128 pages
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808 - 2337 pages
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think, I plead the cause of wit ; I plead...stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. But it is not, my lords, for the sake of wit only ; even for the sake of his majesty's lord chamberlain,...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808 - 2337 pages
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think, I plead the cause of wit ; I plead...stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. But it is not, my lords, for the sake of wit only ; even for the sake of his majesty's lord chamberlain,...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - History
...always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore my lords, when I speak against this bills I must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead the...stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. But it is not my lords, for the sake of wit only ; even for the sake of his majesty's lord chamberlain,...
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The eloquence of the British senate: being a selection of the best ..., Volume 1

William Hazlitt - Orators - 1810
...therefore, my lords, when 1 speak against this bill, 1 must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead tlie cause of humour, I plead the cause of the British...stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. But it is not, my lords, for the sake of wit only ; even for the sake of his majesty's lord chamberlain,...
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The works of lord Byron: with his letters and journals, and his life, by T ...

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1832
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my Lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead...stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. The stage and the press, my Lords, are two of our out-sentries: if we remove them, if we hoodwink them,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore, John Wright - 1832
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my Lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead the cause of humour, T plead the cause of the British stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. The stage and...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore, John Wright - 1833
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my Lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead the cause of humour, T plead the cause of the British stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. The stage and...
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The Album of the Cambridge Garrick Club: Containing Original and Select ...

Garrick Club, Cambridge - Actors - 1836 - 287 pages
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my Lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead...stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. The stage and the press, ray Lords, are two of our out-sentries : if we remove them, if we hoodwink...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham

Englishmen - 1836
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead...stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. But it is not, my lords, for the sake of wit only ; even for the sake of his majesty's lord-chamberlain...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 9

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836
...has always been the proper channel for wit and humour, therefore, my Lords, when I speak against this bill, I must think I plead the cause of wit, I plead the cause of humour, 1 plead the cause of the British stage, and of every gentleman of taste in the kingdom. The stage and...
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