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" Few of the university pen plays well; they smell too much of that writer Ovid and that writer Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Jupiter. Why, here's our fellow Shakespeare puts them all down, aye, and Ben Jonson too. "
Elizabethan drama, 1558-1642: a history of the drama in England from the ... - Page 490
by Felix Emmanuel Schelling - 1908
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The Bacon-Shakspere Question Answered

Charlotte Carmichael Stopes - 1889 - 266 pages
...faults, and it may be besides they will be able to pen a part. Kempe. Few of the University pen plaies well, they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and that writer Metamorphoses, and talke too 1 See p. 117. This was the third play by the same writer. * The criticism...
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The Life of Shakespeare: Copied from the Best Sources, Without Comment

Daniel Webster Wilder - Dramatists, English - 1893 - 206 pages
...subject him content, Without love's foolish, lazy languishment. Kemp. Few of the university pen plaies well ; they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and that writer Metamorphosis, and talke too much of Proserpine & Juppiter. Why here's our fellow Shakespeare puts them all downe, ...
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Menaphon: Camila's alarm to slumbering Euphues in his melancholy cell at ...

Robert Greene - English literature - 1895 - 92 pages
...became available for the printing of the Martinist invectives. "KEMP. Few of thevmuersity pen plaies well, they smell too much of that writer Ovid and that writer Metamorphosis, and talke too much of Proserpina and luppiter. Why herees our fellow Shakespeare puts them all downe, I...
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Shakspere and His Predecessors

Frederick Samuel Boas - English drama - 1896 - 555 pages
...about 1602, Burbage and Kempe are introduced, and the latter makes use of these remarkable words: ' Few of the university pen plays well, they smell too...of Proserpina and Juppiter. Why here's our fellow Shakspere puts them all down, aye and Ben Jonson too. O that Ben Jonson is a pestilent fellow, he brought...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

Mottoes - 1896 - 1178 pages
...own despite, o. POPE Imitations of Horace. Ep. I. Bk. II. L. 69. Few of the university pen plaies - - Jupiter. Why, here's our fellow Shakespeare puts them all down. Aye, and Ben Jonson too. O that BJ...
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Poems, 1594-1598, Volume 14

Richard Barnfield - Poetry - 1896 - 124 pages
...RICHARD BURBAGE on to the Stage, and makes them speak thus : "KEMP. Few of thevniuersity pen plaies well, they smell too much of that writer Ovid and that writer tfetamorphosis, and talke too much of Proserpina and luppiter. Why herees our fellow Shakespeare puts...
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An English Garner: Ingatherings from Our History and Literature, Volume 8

Edward Arber - English literature - 1896
...RICHABD BUKBAGB on to the Stage, and makes them speak thus : "KEMP. Few of thevniuersi ty pen plaies well, they smell too much of that writer Ovid and that writer Mctomerfkosis, and talke too much of Proserpina and lupfittr. Why hcrces our fellow Skakispeare puts...
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The War of the Theatres

Josiah Harmar Penniman - English drama - 1897 - 168 pages
...however, in the following passage (IV. 3) : Kempe (to Burbage). Few of the university pen plaies well, they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and that writer Metamorphosis, and talke too much of Proserpina and Juppiter. Why heres our fellow Shakespeare puts them all downe, I...
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The poems of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1898 - 343 pages
...in their own persons (iv. 5), when Kempe thus trolls it off: ' Few of the University pen plaies well, they smell too much of that writer Ovid, and that writer Metamorphosis, and talke too much of Proserpina and Juppiter. Why, heres our fellow Shakespeare puts them all downe, I...
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Notes on the Bacon-Shakespeare Question

Charles Allen - 1900 - 306 pages
...little teaching will mend these faults; and it may be, besides, they will be able to pen a part. Kemp. Few of the University pen plays well; they smell too...Metamorphosis, and talk too much of Proserpina and Jupiter. Why here 's our fellow Shakespeare puts them all down, ay, and Ben Jonson too. O that...
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