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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; Which his fair tongue... "
The Works of Shakespeare: in Eight Volumes - Page 189
by William Shakespeare, Mr. Theobald (Lewis) - 1767
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The works of William Shakespeare, the text formed from an entirely new ...

William Shakespeare - History - 1842
...The other turns to a mirth-moving jest. Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished, So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God bless my ladies ! are they all in love,...
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The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1843
...The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God bless my ladies! are they all in love;...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 26

History - 1870
...The other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair tongue, conceit's expositor, Delivers in such apt and gracious words That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse." Twenty years ago Daniel Webster said that Dickens...
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Proceedings ..., Volume 41

New York State Bar Association - Bar associations - 1918
...The other turns to a mirth loving jest, Which his fair tongue, conceit's expositor, Delivers in such apt and gracious words That aged ears play truant at his tales. And younger hearings are quite ravished, So sweet and voluble is his discourse." No record of Mr. Choate's professional career, however...
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Shakespearean Metadrama: The Argument of the Play in Titus Andronicus, Love ...

James L. Calderwood - Literary Criticism - 1971 - 204 pages
...The other turns to a mirth-moving jest Which his fair tongue, conceit's expositor, Delivers in such apt and gracious words That aged ears play truant at his tales And younger hearings are quite ravished, So sweet and voluble is his discourse. (2.1.66-76) Even Holofernes can revel in the procreative...
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Shakespeare and the Traditions of Comedy

Leo Salingar - Drama - 1976 - 356 pages
...The other turns to a mirth-loving jest, Which his fair tongue, conceit's expositor, Delivers in such apt and gracious words That aged ears play truant at his tales And younger hearings are quite ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. This speech, with its nice distinction between the...
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Verständigungsprobleme in Shakespeares Dramen

Hans-Jürgen Weckermann - Literary Criticism - 1978 - 369 pages
...seine jeden Zuhörer fesselnde Beredsamkeit: ... his fair tongue, conceit's expositor, Delivers in such apt and gracious words That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. (LLL II. i. 72-76) Weitere Beispiele für einen Sprachgebrauch,...
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Shakespeare's Universe of Discourse: Language-Games in the Comedies

Keir Elam - Drama - 1984 - 339 pages
...discursive charisma is particularly striking. Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers in such apt and gracious words That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse (2. 1. 72-6) It might be noted that the hyperbolic...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair tongue — conceit's expositor — Delivers in such the end they were created, Would bring white hairs unto a quiet grave. Ah, what a life were thi ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. PRINCESS. God bless my ladies! are they all in love,...
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Venus and Adonis: Critical Essays

Philip C. Kolin - Drama - 1997 - 429 pages
...The other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair tongue, conceit's expositor, Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. (II.l. 66-76) Reprinted from University of Colorado...
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