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Shakespearean Playhouses: A History of English Theatres from the Beginnings ... - Page 253
by Joseph Quincy Adams - 1917 - 473 pages
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The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and ..., Volume 4

Thomas Allen - London (England) - 1839
...to the ground in less than two hours, willt a dwelling-house adjoyning ; and it was a great marvaile and fair grace of God, that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out.' * Not a single life was lost. In 1613, was entered on the Stationers' books, A doleful ballad...
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The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and ..., Volume 4

Thomas Allen - London (England) - 1839
...to the ground in less than two hours, with a dwelling-house adjoyning ; and it was a great marvaile and fair grace of God, that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out.' * Not a single life was lost. In 1613, was entered on the Stationers' books, A doleful ballad...
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Shakespeare [sic] and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1843 - 660 pages
...John f hamberlame to Sir Hnlph Winwood, dated July 8, 1613, remarks, that "it лая a great marvaile is spread, and the scene opens with an excellent persuas haviug but ¿wo nar- , row doors to get out."— Reliquia Wotton, p. 426. edit. 1685; and VViuwood's...
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The dramatic (poetical) works of William Shakspeare; illustr., embracing a ...

William Shakespeare - 1850
...ground in less than two hours, with a dwelling-house adjoining; and it wai a great marvaile and falre grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out al."— ffinwoofs Memoriali, vol. lii. p. 469. Jonson might have supplied the Prologue and Epilogue...
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE; ILLUSTRATED: EMBRACING A LIFE OF ...

1850
...ground in less than two hours, with a dwelling-house adjoining ; and it was a great marvaile and faire grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out &\."— Winwood* s Memorials, vol. iii. p. 469. Jonson might have supplied the Prologue and Epilogue...
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THE DRAMATIC WORKS AND POEMS OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE, WITH NOTES, ORIGINAL AND ...

SAMUEL WELLER SINGER - 1871
...ground in less than two hours, with a dwelling-house adjoining; and it was a great marvaile and faire Ilect. Not Neoptolemus19 so mirable (On whose bright crest fame with her loud'st O out at.'— Winwood's Memorials, vol. iii. p. 469. The event is also recorded by Sir Henry Wotton,...
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The Works of Ben Jonson: With Notes Critical and Explanatory, and ..., Volume 8

Ben Jonson - English drama - 1875
...tompin or stopple of one of them lighting in the thatch that covered the house, burned it down to the ground in less than two hours, with a dwelling house adjoining ; and it was a great marvaile and fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get...
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Harrison's Description of England in Shakspere's Youth: The third book, with ...

William Harrison, John Norden, William Rendle - England - 1878
...Henry VIII. Next spring the House new builded in fairer manner than before.' ' It was a great marvaile and fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out.'1 'New builded in fairer manner than before,' says the chronicler. So Shirley,2 improving on the idea...
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Old and new London: a narrative of its history, its people and its places ...

George Walter Thornbury, Edward Walford - 1880
...ground in less than two hours, with a dwelling, house adjoyning ; and it was a great marvaile and ! a fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out." In 1613 was entered in the Stationers' books, . " A doleful Ballad of the General Conflagration...
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Southwark and its story

Charlotte G. Boger - 1881
...house, burn'd it down to the ground, with a dwelling-house adjoining, and it was a great marvaile and a fair grace of God that the people had so little harm, having but two narrow doors to get out." In 1613 was entered in the Stationers books "A doleful ballad of the general conflagration of...
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