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The Tudor drama: a history of English national drama to the retirement of ... - Page 57
by Tucker Brooke - 1911 - 461 pages
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The Life and Exploits of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la ..., Volume 1

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra - 1749
...and Devices, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The " Players conne not their parts without book, but are prompted " by one called the Ordinary, who followeth at their back with • " the book in his hand, &c. &c. *" There was always a droll or buffoon in thefe My/leries, to make the people...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare in Eight Volumes: With the ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson - 1765
...and Devices, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The Players conne not their parts without book, but are prompted by one called the Ordinary, who followeth at their back with ihe book in his hand, fcfr. &c." There was always a Droll or Buffoon in thefe Myjlcries, to make the...
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The survey of Cornwall, and An epistle concerning the excellencies of the ...

Richard Carew, Pierre Desmaizeaux - Cornwall (England : County) - 1769 - 318 pages
...hear and fee it: for they haue therein, deuils .and deuiees, to delight as well the eye as the eare: the players conne not their parts without booke, but...back with the booke in his hand, and telleth them Ibftly what they muft pronounce aloud. Which maner once gaue occafion to a pleafant conceyted gentleman,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare. In Ten Volumes. With the Corrections and ...

William Shakespeare - 1773
..." devicei, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The players " conne not their parts without book, but are prompted by one " called the ordinary, who followeth at their back with the book " in his hand, &c. &c." There was always a droll or buffoon in thefe myjitriei, to make the people...
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King Henry VI, part 3. King Richard III

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, John Bell, George Steevens - 1788
...and devices, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The players conne not their parts without book, but are prompted by one called the ordinary, who followeth at their back with the book in his hand," &c. &c. There was always a droll or buffoon in these mysteries, to make the people...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1790
...and devices, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The players conne sot their parts without book, but are prompted by one called the ordinary, who followeth at their back with the book in his hand," &c. ic. There was always a droll or buffoon in thefe n-.yflerics, to make the people...
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ancients engleish metrical romancees

joseph ritson - 1802
...heare and fee it : for they have therein devils and devices, to delight as well the eye as the eare : the players conne not their parts without booke, but...back with the booke in his hand, and telleth them foftly what they muft pronounce aloud. " (Survey of Cornwall, fo.7 1, b. ) Some of thefe ordinalia,...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of Mr ...

William Shakespeare - 1808
...devices, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The players conne not their parts withont book, bnt are prompted by one called the ordinary, who followeth at their back with the book in his hand, " &c. &c. There was always a droll or bnffoon in these mysteries , to make the people...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1808
...devices, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The players conne not their parts without book, hut are prompted by one called the ordinary, who followeth at their back with the book in his hand," &c. &c. There was alwaysadroll or buffoon in these tnvsteries to make the people...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1818
...and devices, to delight as well the eye as the ear. The playerfl ronne not their parts without hook, but are prompted by one called the ordinary, •who followeth at their hack with the book in his hand." &c. &c. There was always a droll or buffoon in these Mysteries, to...
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