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" Mayor, to enforme him what noblemans servants they are, and so to get licence for their publike playing ; and if the Mayor like the actors, or would shew respect to their lord and master, he appoints them to play their first play before himself, and the... "
The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the Corrections ... - Page 137
by William Shakespeare - 1793
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A Manual for the Collector and Amateur of Old English Plays

William Carew Hazlitt - English drama - 1892 - 288 pages
...extracted from a work, published in his seventy-fifth year, by an eye-witness of the representation : " In the city of Gloucester the manner is, as I think...that when players of enterludes come to towne, they first attend the mayor, to informe him what nobleman's servants they are, and so to get licence for...
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Gloucestershire Notes and Queries: An Illustrated Quarterly ..., Volume 5

William Phillimore Watts Phillimore, Sidney Joseph Madge - Gloucestershire (England) - 1894
...of his childhood, to be now narrated, relates to this City, where his father evidently dwelt. " Vpon a Stage-Play which I saw when I was a child" In the...that when Players of Enterludes come to towne, they first attend the mayor to enforme him what noble-man's servants they are, and so to get licence for...
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Shakespeare's True Life

James Walter - 1896 - 395 pages
...in another town of merry England, " all in the olden time." The extract is in these emphatic words : "UPON A STAGE-PLAY WHICH I SAW WHEN I WAS A CHILD....in other like Corporations) that, when players of interludes come to town, they first attend the Mayor, to inform him what nobleman's servants they are,...
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The Mediaeval Stage: book III. Religious drama. book IV. The interlude ...

Edmund Kerchever Chambers - Drama, Medieval - 1903
...The Castle of Security seen by him as a child, says ' In the city of Gloucester the manner is (as 1 think it is in other like corporations) that when Players of Enterludes come to towne, they first attend the Mayor, to enforme him what noble-mans servants they are and so to get licence for...
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A Life of William Shakespeare

William James Rolfe - Dramatists, English - 1904 - 551 pages
...quoting, particularly for the sketch of the play, which was one of the " moralities " then in vogue: — " In the city of Gloucester the manner is, as I think...that, when players of enterludes come to towne, they first attend the Mayor to enforme him what noble-mans servants they are, and so to get licence for...
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A life of William Shakespeare

William James Rolfe - 1904 - 551 pages
...come to towne, they first attend the Mayor to enforme him what noble-mans servants they are, and so to get licence for their publike playing ; and if the Mayor like the actors, or would shew respect to their lord and master, he appoints them to play their first play before himselfe and...
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English Miracle Plays and Moralities

E. Hamilton Moore - English drama - 1907 - 199 pages
...Mysteries at Keuilworth, William Shakespeare stood, a little, wondering boy, between his father's knees : In the City of Gloucester the manner is (as I think...is in other like corporations) that when Players of Interludes come to town, they first attend the Mayor, to inform him what nobleman's servants they are,...
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Life of Shakespeare

James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - Dramatists, English - 1909 - 222 pages
...addressed to his wife and children. The curious narrative given by Willis is in the following terms, — ''in the city of Gloucester the manner is, as I think...that, when players of enterludes come to towne, they first attend the Mayor to enforme him what noble-mans servants they are, and so to get licence for...
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The Aldus Shakespeare: With Copious Notes and Comments, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Jennie Ellis Burdick, Henry Norman Hudson, Sir Israel Gollancz, Charles Harold Herford, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1909
...addressed to his wife and children. The curious narrative given by Willis is in the following terms,—"in the city of Gloucester the manner is, as I think it...that, when players of enterludes come to towne, they first attend the Mayor to enforme him what noble-mans servants they are, and so to get licence for...
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The England of Shakespeare

Peter Hampson Ditchfield - Dramatists, English - 1917 - 315 pages
...procedure of the production of a play or interlude in a provincial town or city. It was as follows : " In the city of Gloucester, the manner is (as I think...is in other like corporations) that when players of interludes come to town, they first attend the mayor, to inform him what nobleman's servants they are,...
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