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" A log of wood is brought into the midst of the room : this is Dun (the cart-horse}, and a cry is raised that he is stuck in the mire. Two of the company advance, either with or without ropes, to draw him out. After repeated attempts, they find themselves... "
The Works of John Webster - Page 54
by John Webster, Alexander Dyce - 1880
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The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a memoir and ...

William Shakespeare - 1843
...extricated of course; and the merriment arises from the awkward and affected efforts of the rusties to lift the log, and from sundry arch contrivances...to let the ends of it fall on one another's toes." " Of healtha five fathom deep."— Act I., Scene 4. A passage from "WESTWARD HOE" will best explain...
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The works of Beaumont & Fletcher: the text formed from a new collation of ...

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - 1843
...the awkward and affected efforts of the rustics to lift the log, and from sundry arch contrivance* to let the ends of it fall on one another's toes. " Note on B. J onsen's Worki, vii. 283. • Pandar. Be bo rich or poor, if ho will take thoo with him, thou imyret...
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Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E ...

Encyclopaedia - 1845
...merriment arises from the awkward and affected efforts of the rustic to lift the log, and sundry other contrivances to let the ends of it fall on one another's toes." Ben Jonson, vii. 283. DUNCE, "j The passages quoted below DU'NCEMAN, I leave no room to doubt that...
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Shakespeare's Plays: With His Life, Volume 3

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier, Charles Knight - Drama - 1847
...dim is extricated of course; and the merriment arises from the awkward and aflected efforts of thp eason, but because thon hast hazel eyes : what eye, but such an e it fall on one another's toes. This will nut be thought a very exquisite amusement; and yet I have...
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1856
...and the merriment arises from the awkward and affected efforts of the rustics to lift the log, and sundry arch contrivances to let the ends of it fall on one another's toes." 10 The quartos of 1599 and 1609 have, " Or save you reverence love;" the folio, " Or save your reverence...
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The Works of John Webster

Rev. Alexander Dyce - 1857
...cart-horse,) and a cry is raised, that he is stuck in the mire. Two of the company advance, either with or without ropes, to draw him out. After repeated...toes." Note on Ben Jonson's Works, vol. vii. p. 283. § veney'} Or venue, a technical term for a hit or thrust in playing with different weapons, was a...
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The dramatic works of John Webster, Volume 1

John Webster - 1857
...cart-horse), and a cry is raised, that he is stuch in the mire. Two of the company advance, either with or without ropes, to draw him out. After repeated...to let the ends of it fall on one another's toes." — GIFFOBD, Nate on Ben Jonson's Worhs, voL vii. p. 283. * Venue, veney, veny, venew, French. An assault,...
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The dramatic works of John Webster, ed. by W. Hazlitt

John Webster - 1857
...cart-horse), and a cry is raised, that he is stuch in the mire. Two of the company advance, either with or without ropes, to draw him out. After repeated...to let the ends of it fall on one another's toes." —GIFFOBD, Note on Ben Jonson's Worhs, vol. vii. p. 283. * Venue, veney, veny, venew, French. An assault,...
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The Plays of Shakespeare with the Poems, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Howard Staunton - 1858
...cart-horse,) and a cry is raised, that he is stuck in the mire. Two of the company advance, either So late as to the beginning of the last Works of Ben Jonson, Vol. VII. p. 282. (12) SCEHE IV.— This is she—] It is instructive to compare...
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The Plays of Shakespeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1858
...cart-horse,) and a cry is raised, that he is »tuet in, the mire. Two of the company advance, either he pcrill for to beare. * * * * » * And when he had...for her louer luokes about, reioycing for to tell H toos." — Wortt of Ben Jomon, Vol. VII. p. 282. (12) SCENE IV. — Thi» i> she — ] It is instructive...
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