Tell-trothes New-yeares Gift, Being Robin Good-Fellowes Newes Out of Those Countries where Inhabites Neither Charity Nor Honesty with His Owne Invective Against Ielosy: And, The Passionate Morrice, 1593 ; John Lane's Tom-Troths Message and His Pens Complaint, 1600 ; Thomas Powell's Tom of All Trades, of the Plaine Path-way to Prefermenet ... ; The Glasse of Godly Love (by John Rogers?), 1569

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Frederick James Furnivall
Trübner, 1876 - 210 pages
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Page xvii - There is nocht tua nations vndir the firmament that ar mair contrar and different fra vthirs nor is Inglismen and Scottismen, quhobeit that thai be within ane ile and nychtbours and of ane langage.
Page xviii - Spain an intention to invade her dominions, and that a principal point of the plot was to prepare a party within the realm that might adhere to the foreigner, and that the seminaries began to blossom and to send forth daily priests and professed men, who should by vow taken at shrift reconcile her subjects from their obedience...
Page 46 - Amor et nulli cessura fides, sine crimine mores, nudaque simplicitas purpureusque pudor. 15 non mihi mille placent, non sum desultor amoris: tu mihi, si qua fides, cura perennis eris; tecum, quos dederint annos mihi fila sororum, vivere contingat teque dolente mori; te mihi materiem felicem in carmina praebe: 20 provenient causa carmina digna sua.
Page xii - The Muse to the soveraigne bewtie of our adreadded sovereign lord King Charles:" which introduces an affected dedication, followed by 8 lines from "The Muse to the fowre winds," by "JL," and 6 lines to the author by Thomas Windham, of Keinsford, co.
Page xiii - LANE, a fine old Queen Elizabeth's gentleman, who was living within my remembrance, and whose several Poems, had they not had the ill fate to remain unpublisht, when much better meriting than many, that are in print, might possibly have gained him a name not much inferior, if not equal to Drayton, and others of the next rank to Spenser; but they are all to be produc't in manuscript, namely his " Poetical Vision,' his ' Alarm to the Poets,' his • Twelve Months,' his ' Guy of Warwick, a Heroic Poem...
Page xix - ... in dutiful manner to make propositions, and to leave it to the providence of God and the authority of the magistrate.
Page 46 - ... interdictis imminet aeger aquis. centum fronte oculos, centum cervice gerebat Argus — et hos unus saepe fefellit Amor...
Page xxv - London : Printed by BA and TF for Ben Fisher, and are to be sold at his Shop at the Signe of the Talbot without Aldersgate, 1633. 8vo.
Page 173 - Arcadia, let them read the grounds of good huswifery. I like not a female Poetess at any hand. Let greater personages glory their skill in musicke, the posture of their bodies, their knowledge in languages, the greatnesse and freedome of their spirits, and their arts in arreigning of mens affections at their flattering faces : This is not the way to breed a private...

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