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" Dream, which I had never seen before, nor shall ever again, for it is the most insipid ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life. "
An Introduction to Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream - Page 48
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1841 - 104 pages
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Electronic journals - 1904
...King's Theatre, where we saw 'Midsummer's Night's Dream,' which I had never seen before, nor shall I ever again, for it is the most insipid, ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life." He, however, thought better of 'Macbeth': " A pretty good play, but admirably acted A most excellent...
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The Massachusetts Quarterly Review, Volume 3

1849
...play, but having so lately read the Adventures of Five Hours, it seems a mean thing. Sept. 29th, 1662. To the King's Theatre, where we saw Midsummer Night's...before, nor shall ever again, for it is the most insipid and ridiculous play, that ever I saw in my life." Emerson is certainly one " Quern tu, Melpomene, semel...
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Diary and correspondence of Samuel Pepys, F.R.S.: secretary to the ..., Volume 1

Samuel Pepys, John Smith (rector of Baldock.), Baron Richard Griffin Braybrooke - Great Britain - 1854
...had no time to talk with him about any business. To the King's Theatre, where we saw " Midsummer's Night's Dream," which I had never seen before, nor...insipid, ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life. Home, where I find Mr. Deaue, of Woolwich, hath sent me the modell he had promised me; but it so far...
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Diary and correspondence of Samuel Pepys, the diary deciphered by ..., Volume 1

Samuel [collections] Pepys - History - 1854
...King's Theatre, where we saw "Midsummer's Nights Dream," which I had never seen before, nor shall erer again, for it is the most insipid, ridiculous play that ever I aw in my life. Home, where I find Mr. Deane, of Woolwich, hath sent me the modell he had promised me;...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 105

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1859
...'to be the worst he had ever heard.' Not long after, he went to the King's Theatre, where, he says, ' we saw " Midsummer Night's Dream," which I had never...insipid, ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life.' In 17o6, in going to Deptford by water, he read ' Othello, Moor of Venice,' which, he continues, '...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 105

George Walter Prothero - 1859
...'to be the worst he had ever heard.' Not long after, he went to the King's Theatre, where, he says, ' we saw " Midsummer Night's Dream," which I had never...insipid, ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life.' In 1766, in going to Deptford by water, he read ' Othello, Moor of Venice,' which, he continues, '...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 105

George Walter Prothero - 1859
...'to be the worst he had ever heardV Not long after, he went to the King's Theatre, where, he says, ' we saw " Midsummer Night's Dream," which I had never...insipid, ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life.' In 17tJ6, in going to Deptford by water, he read ' Othello, Moor of Venice,' which, he continues, '...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volumes 105-106

Religion - 1859
...to be the worst he had ever heard.' Not long after, he went to the King's Theatre, where, he says, 'we saw "Midsummer Night's Dream," which I had never...insipid, ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life.' In 1666, in going to Deptford by water, he read ' Othello, Moor of Venice,' which, he continues, '...
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THE QUARTERLY REVIEW

william clowes - 1859
...'to he the worst he had ever heard.' Not long after, he went to the King's Theatre, where, he says, 'we saw " Midsummer Night's Dream," which I had never...insipid, ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life.' In 17156, in going to Deptford by water, he read ' Othello, Moor of Venice,' which, he continues, '...
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The Collected Works of ... P. ...

Theodore Parker - American literature - 1864
...play, but having so lately read the Adventures of Five Hours, it seems a mean tiling. Sept. 29th, 1662. To the King's Theatre, where we saw Midsummer Night's...before, nor shall ever again, for it is the most insipid and ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life." Emerson is certainly one " Quem tu, Melpomene, semcl...
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