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" To those Gentlemen his Quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making Plaies, J?. "
Some account of Robert Greene and his writings. Orlando Furioso. A looking ... - Page lxxix
by Robert Greene - 1831 - 324 pages
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The plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe, Samuel Johnson - 1804
...on account of the ill treatment which they were used to receive from the players. It begins thus : To those gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that...wits in making playes, RG wisheth a better exercise, &c. After having addressed himself particularly to Christopher Marlowe and Thomas Lodge, (as I guess...
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Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions ..., Volumes 3-4

Sir Egerton Brydges - Bibliography - 1807
...Greene's Groatsworth of Wit, bought with a Million of Repentance." Printed in 159 ', 1617, and zi. "To those Gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making Plays, RG wisheth a better exercise, and wisedome to prevent his extremities. "Wonder not, for with...
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The Sylvan Wanderer;: Consisting of a Series of Moral ..., Volumes 1-2

Sir Egerton Brydges - Literary Collections - 1813
...tuppnsed Letter to his Wife Del." I shall copy some of the latter pages of " The Groats-worth of Wit? " To those Gentlemen, his quondam Acquaintance, that spend their Wits in making Plays, ROBERT GREENE tcisheth a better Exercise, and Wisdom to prevent his Extremities. < " IF woeful...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1820
...friends, Marlowe, Lodge, and Peele ; as it is a curious passage and illustrative of our present object. " To those gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making plays, RG wisheth a better exercise, and wisedome to prevent his extremities. " Wonder not, for with...
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The Retrospective review [ed. by H. Southern].

Henry Southern - 1820
...friends, Marlowe, Lodge, and Peele; as it is a curious passage, and illustrative of our present object. " To those gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making plays, RG wisheth a better exercise, and wisedome to prevent his extremities. " Wonder not, for with...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 18

William Shakespeare, James Boswell, Alexander Pope, Richard Farmer, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 1821
...on account of the ill treatment which they were used to receive from the players. It begins thus : "To those gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that...wits in making playes, RG wisheth a better exercise," &c. After having addressed himself particularly to Christopher Marlowe and Thomas Lodge, (as I guess...
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The Retrospective Review

Books - 1820
...friends, Marlowe, Lodge, and Peele ; as it is a curious passage and illustrative of our present object. "To those gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making plays, RG wisheth a better exercise, and wisedome to prevent his extremities. " Wonder not, for with...
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The life of Christopher Marlowe. Tamberlaine the Great, pts. I-II. The Jew ...

Christopher Marlowe - 1826
...had doubts on the subject of religion. He addresses his brother poets in the following words : " To those gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making plays, RG, wisheth a better excuse and wisdom to prevent his extremities." The first address has generally...
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The Works of George Peele, Volume 1

George Peele - Drama - 1829
...Repentance was given to the public by Henry Chettle. It contains an address to his brother poets : " To those gentlemen his quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making plays, RG wisheth a better exercise and wisedom to prevent his extremities." He first addresses Marlowe,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 100, Part 1

Early English newspapers - 1830
...readily imagined that the appearance u|K>n the scene of " O tyger's heart, wrapp'd in a woman 'i hide." " To those Gentlemen, his quondam acquaintance, that spend their wits in making Playes, RG wisheth a letter exercise, and wisedome to preuent his extremities. " If wofull experience may moue you (Gentlemen)...
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