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Page 964 - Ye shall therefore take the usual speech of the court, and that of London and the shires lying about London within sixty miles, and not much above.
Page 796 - Himself best knows : but strangely-visited people, All swoln and ulcerous, pitiful to the eye, The mere despair of surgery, he cures ; Hanging a golden stamp about their necks, Put on with holy prayers : and 'tis spoken, To the succeeding royalty he leaves The healing benediction.
Page 877 - A Boke, or Counseill, against the Disease commonly called the Sweate, or Sweatyng Sicknesse.
Page 1134 - ... gentlemen do, but such as get both their own and part of their master's living...
Page 1134 - ... living) do come to great wealth, insomuch that many of them are able and do buy the lands of unthrifty gentlemen...
Page 890 - In the city of Gloucester the manner is (as I think it is in other like corporations) that, when players of interludes come to town, they first attend the mayor, to inform him what nobleman's servants they are, and so to get licence for their public playing; and if the mayor like the actors, or would show respect to their lord and master, he appoints them to play their first play before himself and the...
Page 939 - ... return unto his former trade), that, except some better order be taken, or the laws already made be better executed, such as dwell in uplandish towns and little villages shall live but in small safety and rest.
Page 934 - MS. at the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century.