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" A strange fish! Were I in England now, as once I was, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver. There would this monster make a man. Any strange beast there makes a man. When they will not give a doit to... "
Shakespeare [sic] and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ... - Page 180
by Nathan Drake - 1843 - 660 pages
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

Margreta de Grazia - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 328 pages
...refers to the exhibition of this Eskimo couple in London: Trinculo remarks that even though the English 'will not give a doit to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian' (2.2.30-1). Not all foreigners were helpless captives: London welcomed an embassy from the court of...
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Ordre Juridique International

Georges Abi-Saab, Laurence Boisson De Chazournes, Vera Gowlland-Debbas - Law - 2001 - 849 pages
...considering the economic advantage of showing Caliban in England, says: "When they will not hive a dolt to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian." (II.ii.3033). Stefano speaks of "savages and men of Ind" (II.ii.58). Elsewhere in the play, Ariel mentions...
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Writing Prejudices: The Psychoanalysis and Pedagogy of Discrimination from ...

Robert Samuels - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 196 pages
...Trinculo first encounters Caliban: "What have we here? A man? or a fish? . . . Were I in England now . . . there would this monster make a man: any strange beast there makes a man" (2.2. 25-32). On one level, Trinculo is claiming that in England he could sell this strange beast in...
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The Shakespearian Tempest: With a Chart of Shakespeare's Dramatic Universe

G. Wilson Knight - Literary Collections - 2002 - 360 pages
...of the newest Poor-John. A strange fish! Were I in England now, as once I was, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Legged like a man! and his fins like arms! Warm, o1 my troth! I do now let loose my opinion; hold it...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 50

Stanley Wells - Drama - 2002 - 316 pages
...strange fish! Were I in England now, as once I was, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday-fool there but would give a piece of silver. There would...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Legged like a man, and his fins like arms! Warm, o' my troth! I do now let loose my opinion, hold it...
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Music and Theatre in Handel's World: The Family Papers of James Harris, 1732 ...

Donald Burrows, Rosemary Dunhill, James Harris - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 1212 pages
...standing, and Shakespeare makes Trinculo wish that we had Caliban in England, where any strange beast makes a man, when they will not give a doit to relieve...beggar they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Augusta, the King's (elder) sister, married Charles II, Prince of BrunswickWolfenbiittel, at the Chapel...
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Grave Injustice: The American Indian Repatriation Movement and NAGPRA

Kathleen Sue Fine-Dare - Social Science - 250 pages
...Parthenon until 1811 (Etienne and Etienne 1992: 68, 74-75). Native Americans in the European Imagination when they will not give a doit to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian.— William Shakespeare, The Tempest The point of discussing the Elgin Marbles is to indicate that the...
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Merchants and Marvels

Pamela H. Smith, Paula Findlen - Art - 2002 - 437 pages
...the newest, Poor-John. A strange fish! Were I in England now, as once I was, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a...piece of silver: there would this monster make a man: when they will not give a doit to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 44

Stanley Wells - Drama - 2002 - 280 pages
...of beggars is in Shakespeare always their def1ning characteristic: when a 'holiday-fool' in England 'will not give a doit to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian' (Tempest 2.2.29-33). Shakespeare's plays are filled with reminders of 'famished beggars, weary of their...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 22

Kenneth Muir - Drama - 2002 - 212 pages
...once I was) and had but this fish painted; not a holiday-foole there but would giue a peece of siluer: there, would this Monster, make a man: any strange beast there, makes a man: when they will not giue a doit to relieue a lame Begger, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. (n, ii, 26-31) Similarly...
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