Works, Volume 4

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Bickers and Sons, 1875
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Page 43 - Come on, sir. Now you set your foot on shore In Novo Orbe ; here's the rich Peru : And there within, sir, are the golden mines, Great Solomon's Ophir!
Page 515 - In good set terms and yet a motley fool. '.Good morrow, fool,' quoth I. ' No, sir,' quoth he, ' Call me not fool till heaven hath sent me fortune : ' And then he drew a dial from his poke, And, looking on it with lack-lustre eye, Says very wisely, ' It is ten o'clock : Thus we may see...
Page 44 - If he deny, ha' him beaten to 't, as he is That brings him the commodity. No more Shall thirst of satin, or the covetous hunger Of velvet entrails, for a rude-spun cloak, To be displayed at Madam Augusta's, make The sons of Sword and Hazard fall before The golden calf, and on their knees, whole nights, Commit idolatry with wine and trumpets: Or go a feasting after drum and ensign.
Page 217 - Sejanus you may take notice of the scene betwixt Livia and the physician which is a pleasant satire upon the artificial helps of beauty: in Catiline you may see the parliament of women; the little envies of them to one another; and all that passes betwixt Curio and Fulvia: scenes admirable in their kind, but of an ill mingle with the rest.
Page 30 - But I do think, now, I shall leave the law, And therefore Face. Why, this changes quite the case! Do you think that I dare move him? Dap. If you please, sir, All's one to him, I see. Face. What! For that money? I cannot with my conscience. Nor should you Make the request, methinks. Dap. No, sir, I mean To add consideration. Face. Why then, sir, I'll try. Say that it were for all games, Doctor? Sub. I say, then, not a mouth shall eat for him At any ordinary, but o' the score, 100 That is a gaming...
Page 334 - It scarcely seems necessary to enlarge on a story so familiar; but it may not be amiss to say a few words on the treatment which this tragedy has received.
Page 37 - Doctor, do you hear ? This is my friend, Abel, an honest fellow ; He lets me have good tobacco, and he does not Sophisticate it with sack-lees or oil, Nor washes it in muscadel and grains, Nor buries it in gravel, under ground, Wrapp'd up in greasy leather...
Page 87 - These chastisements are common to the saints, And such rebukes, we of the separation Must bear with willing shoulders, as the trials Sent forth to tempt our frailties. Ana. In pure zeal, I do not like the man, he is a heathen, And speaks the language of Canaan, truly.
Page 96 - Slight ! would you have me stalk like a mill-jade, All day, for one that will not yield us grains ? I know him of old. SUB. O, but to ha' gull'd him, Had been a mastery. FACE. Let him go, black boy ! And turn thee, that some fresh news may possess thee. A noble count, a don of Spain (my dear Delicious compeer, and my...
Page 10 - cause we would make known, No country's mirth is better than our own: No clime breeds better matter for your whore, Bawd, squire, impostor, many persons more, Whose manners, now...

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