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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare - Page 117
by William Shakespeare - 1908
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1831
...cardinal, Though from an humble stock, undoubtedly Was fashion'd to* much honour. From hi» cradle, He was a scholar, and a ripe, and good one ; Exceeding...fair-spoken, and persuading : Lofty, and sour, to them that lot'd him not; But, to those men that sought him, sweet as summer. And though he were unsatisfied in...
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Memoirs of Mrs. Inchbald: including her familiar correspondence with the ...

James Boaden - History - 1833
...great Cardinal Wolsey, as that honest chronicler Griffith delineated him to Queen Katherine : — " And though he were unsatisfied in getting, (Which...sin,) yet in bestowing, Madam, He was most princely." CHAPTER X. The Morells kept a Faro-table in Hart Street — She dines with Mr. Twiss every Sunday —...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volume 3

1834
...cradle He was a scholar, and a ripe and good one; Exceeding wise, fair-spoken and persuading : Lni'tv and sour to them that loved him not ; But to those...men that sought him, sweet as summer. And though he wen! unsatisfied in getting, (Which was a sin,) yet in bestowing, madam, He was most princely : ever...
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The Law Magazine, Or, Quarterly Review of Jurisprudence

Law - 1834
...only portion of honest Griffith's character of the fallen Wolsey which might be applied to him: — " Lofty and sour, to them that loved him not, But to those men that sought him, sweet as summer. *****# His overthrow heaped happiness upon him, For then, and not till then, he felt himself, • /-ml...
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The Schoolmaster at Home: Containing Prefatory Intelligence, an Original ...

1835
...This Cardinal, Though from an humble stock, undoubtedly Was fashioned to much honour. From his cradle He was a scholar, and a ripe and good one ; Exceeding...unsatisfied in getting, (Which was a sin,) yet in bestowing, He was most princely : ever witness for him Those twins of learning, that he raised in you Ipswich...
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Tremaine ; Or, The Man of Refinement

Robert Plumer Ward - 1836
...merely to return alone. These postillions were certainly not in love ! CHAPTER LL MB. TREMAINE IMPROVES. Lofty and sour to them that loved him not : But to those men that sought him, sweet as Summer. siiA WE shall not inquire whether Mr. Tremaine had any, or what dreams, when he was quietly deposited...
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The wisdom and genius of Shakspeare: comprising moral philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...honour. From his cradle, He was a scholar, and a ripe, and good one ; Exceeding wise, fair spoken, and persuading : Lofty, and sour, to them that loved...But to those men that sought him, sweet as summer. 25— iv. 2. 68 That art most rich, being poor ; Most choice, forsaken; and most loved, despised! 34—...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare Vol.II

1838
...cardinal, Though from an humble stock, undoubtedly Was fashion'd to" much honour. From his cradle, He was a scholar, and a ripe, and good one ; Exceeding...fair-spoken, and persuading : Lofty, and sour, to them that lov'd him not ; But, to those men that sought him, sweet as summer. And though he were unsatisfied...
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Shakspearian Readings: Selected and Adapted for Young Persons and Others

William Shakespeare - History - 1839 - 453 pages
...me speak his good, now ? [Catherine.] Yes, good Griffith; I were malicious else. And though he was unsatisfied in getting, Which was a sin, yet in bestowing,...princely: ever witness for him Those twins of learning which he rais'd in England, Ipswich and Oxford: one of which fell with him, Unwilling to outlive the...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 460 pages
...honour. From his cradle, He was a scholar, and a ripe, and good one ; Exceeding; wise, fair spoken, and persuading: Lofty, and sour, to them that loved...But to those men that sought him, sweet as summer. 25— iv. 2. 68 l That art most rich, being poor ; Most choice forsaken ; and most loved despised !...
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