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" His pleasurable wit, and good nature, engaged him in the acquaintance, and entitled him to the friendship of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood. "
Memoirs of the Life of William Shakespeare: With an Essay Toward the ... - Page 166
by Richard Grant White - 1866 - 425 pages
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The Plays & Poems of Shakespeare: Life of Shakespeare. Dr. Johnson's preface ...

William Shakespeare, Edmond Malone - 1857
...disposition of heart and intellect which his works everywhere evince ; and, accordingly, Rowe has told us, that ' his pleasurable wit and good nature engaged him in the acquaintance, and intitled him to the friendship, of the gentlemen of the neighborhood.' Shortly after the retirement...
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The Plays of Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1858
...that, to his wish ; and is said to have spent some years before his death at his native Stratford. His pleasurable wit and good nature engaged him in...entitled him to the friendship, of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood. Amongst them it is a story almost still remembered in that country, that he had a particular...
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The Plays of Shakespeare with the Poems, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Howard Staunton - 1858
...that, to his wish ; and is said to have spent some years before his death at his native Stratford. His pleasurable wit and good nature engaged him in...entitled him to the friendship, of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood. Amongst them it ifl a story almost still remembered in that country, that he had a particular...
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Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1858
...society of his friends ;" and he adds, what cannot be doubted, that " his pleasurable wit and good-nature engaged him in the acquaintance, and entitled him to the friendship of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood '." He must have been of a lively and companionable disposition ; and his long residence...
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Chamber's household edition of the dramatic works of William Shakespeare, ed ...

William Shakespeare - 1861
...living in ease, retirement, and the conversation of his friends: ' His pleasurable wit and good-nature engaged him in the acquaintance, and entitled him to the friendship, of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood. Amongst them is a story almost still remembered in that country, that he had a particular...
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The Works of Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1862
...that, to his wish ; and is said to have spent some years before his death at his native Stratford. oud, On the unsteadfast footing of a spear. HOT. If... or sink, or swim : Send danger from the east neighbourhood. Amongst them it is a story almost still remembered hi that country, that he had a particular...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, from the Text of Johnson ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - History - 1862
...men of good sense will wish theirs may be, in ease, retirement, and the conversation of his friends. His pleasurable wit and good nature engaged him in...entitled him to the friendship of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood. Amongst them, it is a story almost still remembered in that country, that he had a particular...
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Pleasant spots and famous places

John Alfred Langford - History and criticism - 1862
...good sense would wish theirs may be, in ease, retirement, and the conversation of his friends. His pleasurable wit and good nature engaged him in...entitled him to the friendship, of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood/ And Dr. Drake says, ' He was high in reputation as a poet, favoured by the great and...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: The Plays Edited from the Folio ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1865
...somo Unit have gone to London ven meanly, and have come in time to be exceeding wealthy." VOL. I. g as all men of good sense will wish theirs may be,...improbable, rests on vague and untrustworthy evidence. The very profession which had brought Shakespeare his wealth and his eminence, although it might have...
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Tales from Shakspeare, by C. [and M.] Lamb

Charles Lamb - Drama - 1866 - 424 pages
...men of good sense would wish theirs may be, in ease, retirement, and the conversation of his friends. His pleasurable wit and good nature engaged him in...entitled him to the friendship, of the gentlemen of the neighbourhood." And in the words of Dr. Drake, " He was high in reputation as a poet, favoured by the...
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