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" Biron they call him; but a merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest... "
The Works of Shakespear in Eight Volumes: The Genuine Text (collated with ... - Page 207
by William Shakespeare - 1747
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The Dramatic Writings of Will. Shakespeare: With Introductory ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Samuel Johnson, Nicholas Rowe - Drama - 1798
...report, to his great worthincfs. Rof. Another of thefe ftudents at that time Was there with him, if I have heard a truth ; Biron they call him ; but a...one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jell ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expofitor) Delivers in fuch apt and gracious words, That aged...
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A supplement to Johnson's English dictionary: of which the palpable errors ...

George Mason - 1803 - 269 pages
...Inviron'd all the place with darknefs fad. Fairfax, B. XVI. ft. 68. MIRTH-MO'VING. a,lj. Exciting mirth. His eye begets occafion for his wit : For every object.,...doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jeft. Sb.iif. Love's Labour Lr.il. MI'S-ALLIED. adj. [from mis and ally.} Ill affociated. They arc a mif-allied...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1803
...man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers in such apt and gracious words. That aged...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe, Samuel Johnson - 1803
...man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1805
...man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal: His eye begets occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - Literary Criticism - 1805
...man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1805
...man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal: His eye begets occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge

Encyclopaedia Perthensis - 1806
...g.iicty; laughter. — To ¿ive a kingdom for a mirth, to fit, keep the turu of tippling with a uave. His eye begets occafion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a wir/A-moving jeft. Sbak. — Moft of the appearing mirth'm the world is not mirth but art : the wounded...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Volume 3

William Shakespeare, Manley Wood - 1806
...man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) VOL. III. L Delivers in such apt and gracious words,...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal. His eye begets occasion for his wit, For every object that the one doth catch The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged...
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