The Quip Modest;: A Few Words by Way of Supplement to Remarks, Critical and Illustrative, on the Text and Notes of the Last Edition of Shakespeare; Occasioned by a Republication of that Edition, Revised and Augmented by the Editor of Dodsleys Old Plays
J. Johnson, 1788 - 32 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
The Quip Modest: A Few Words by Way of Supplement to Remarks, Critical and ...
No preview available - 2017
abſurdity Aćt Aët againſt allow the wind alſo anſwer aſſertion authority becauſe caſe cauſe cenſure certainly conſequence courſe Duke of Exeter editor elſe Engliſh expreſsly tells Fairies firſt four ſyllables Geoffrey of Monmouth herſelf himſelf hiſtorians hiſtory illuſtrate ingenious gentleman inſtances inſtead intereſt itſelf Johnſon juſt juſtice juſtify King Henry Lancaſter language laſt leaſt leſs lord loſs Malone maſks meſſage metre miſ moſt muſt neceſſary neceſſity o'er objećted obſervation occaſion paſſage perſon pleaſed poſſible preſent preſume prince of Cumberland propoſed purpoſe rapier reaſon Remark reſpectable reviſed edition ſaid ſame ſays ſcarcely ſecond ſee ſeems ſelf ſenſe Shak Shakſpeare ſhall ſhe ſhew ſhilling ſhould ſignifies ſince ſingle ſome ſon ſpeak ſpeare Spenſer ſtand Steevens ſtill ſtory ſuch ſufficient ſupport ſuppoſed ſure ſword ſyſtem of ſpelling taken a liberty theſe thoſe thurſt tion triſyllable Twelfth Night Tyrwhitt underſtand uſed uſually Warwick whoſe wiſh words in queſtion