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A Book for Shakespeare Plays and Pageants: A Treasury of Elizabethan and ... - Page 190
by Orie Latham Hatcher - 1916 - 339 pages
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Shakespearean Playhouses: A History of English Theatres from the Beginnings ...

Joseph Quincy Adams - London (England) - 1917 - 473 pages
...upon the spot; fresh ones are immediately supplied in the places of those that are wounded or tired. To this entertainment there often follows that of...exercise upon him without any mercy, as he cannot escape from them because of his chain; he defends himself with all his force and skill, throwing down all...
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Shakespearean Playhouses: A History of English Theatres from the Beginnings ...

Joseph Quincy Adams - London (England) - 1917 - 473 pages
...upon the spot; fresh ones are immediately supplied in the places of those that are wounded or tired. To this entertainment there often follows that of...by five or six men standing circularly with whips, 1 The Calendar of State Papers, Venetian, xv, 258. which they exercise upon him without any mercy,...
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Shakespearean Playhouses: A History of English Theatres from the Beginnings ...

Joseph Quincy Adams - London (England) - 1917 - 473 pages
...five or six men standing circularly with whips, 1 The Calendar of State Papers, Venetian, xv, 258. which they exercise upon him without any mercy, as he cannot escape from them because of his chain; he defends himself with all his force and skill, throwing down all...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 29

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - 1851
...the same kind. Hentzer, after describing from observation a very spirited and bloody baiting, adds, " To this entertainment there often follows that of...because of his chain. He defends himself with all his strength and skill, throwing down all that come within his reach and not active enough to get out of...
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The Twentieth Century, Volume 42

Nineteenth century - 1897
...the baiting of bulls and bears, he adds : To this entertainment there follows that of -whipping the blinded bear, which is performed by five or six men...circularly with whips, which they exercise upon him without mercy, as he cannot escape from them because of his chain. He defends himself with all his force and...
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William Shakespeare: A Compact Documentary Life

Samuel Schoenbaum - Biography & Autobiography - 1987 - 384 pages
...upon the spot; fresh ones are immediately supplied in the places of those that are wounded, or tired. To this entertainment, there often follows that of...exercise upon him without any mercy, as he cannot escape from them because of his chain; he defends himself with all his force and skill, throwing down all...
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New Sites for Shakespeare: Theatre, the Audience, and Asia

John Russell Brown - Drama - 1999 - 211 pages
...Paris Garden, not far from the Glohe Theatre, would not have heen paraded on his own, hut surrounded hy five or six men standing circularly with whips, which they exercise upon him without anv mercy, as he cannot escape hecause of his chain; he defends himself with all his force and skill,...
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Shakespeare in the Present

Terence Hawkes - Drama - 2002 - 164 pages
...upon the spot. Fresh ones are immediately supplied in the places of those that are wounded or tired. To this entertainment there often follows that of...bear, which is performed by five or six men, standing in a circle with whips, which they exercise upon him without any mercy. Although he cannot escape from...
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Food in Shakespeare: Early Modern Dietaries and the Plays

Joan Fitzpatrick - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 166 pages
...upon the spot. Fresh ones are immediately supplied in the places of those that are wounded or tired. To this entertainment there often follows that of...bear, which is performed by five or six men, standing in a circle with whips, which they exercise upon him without any mercy. Although he cannot escape from...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volume 11

Charles Knight - 1842
...upon the spot: fresh ones arc immediately supplied in the place of those that are wounded or tired. To this entertainment there often follows that of...exercise upon him without any mercy, as he cannot escape from them because of his chain ; he defends himselt with all his force and skill, throwing down all...
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