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" Our Tarlton was master of his faculty. When queen Elizabeth was serious (I dare not say sullen) and out of good humour, he could un-dumpish her at his pleasure. Her highest favourites would, in some cases, go to Tarlton before they would go to the queen,... "
Extracts from the Accounts of the Revels at Court, in the Reigns of Queen ... - Page xxvii
by Peter Cunningham - 1853 - 228 pages
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Memorials of Old Shropshire

Thomas Auden - Shropshire (England) - 1906 - 301 pages
...during meals. He became a great favourite, and, in the words of Fuller, " when the Queen was serious and out of good humour, he could undumpish her at his pleasure. In a word, he told the Queen more of her faults than most of her chaplains; and cured her melancholy...
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The Case for Shakespeare's Authorship of The Famous Victories, with the ...

Seymour Maitland Pitcher - Famous victories of Henry the Fifth - 1961 - 256 pages
...Fuller that he understood the Queen's moods and knew how to influence her opinions: When Queen Elizabeth was serious, I dare not say sullen, and out of good...Her highest favorites would, in some cases, go to Tarlton before they would go to the Queen, and he was their usher to prepare their advantageous access...
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Shakespeare Studies, Volume 23

J. Leeds Barroll - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 296 pages
...England in 1652: When Queen Elizabeth was serious, I dare not say sullen, and out of good humor, he would undumpish her at his pleasure. Her highest favorites would, in some cases, go to Tarlton before they would go to the Queen and he was their usher to prepare their advantageous access...
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Christian Humanism in the Late English Morality Plays

Dorothy H. Brown - Drama - 1999 - 197 pages
...account quoted by Welsford continues, "Our Tarlton was master of his faculty. When Queen Elizabeth was serious, I dare not say sullen, and out of good humour, he could undumpish her at his pleasure. ... In a word, he told the Queen more of her faults than most of her chaplains, and cured her melancholy...
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Fools Are Everywhere: The Court Jester Around the World

Beatrice K. Otto - History - 2001 - 420 pages
...Shakespeare, King Lear (3.1.16-17) Our Tarlton was the master of his Faculty. When Queen Elizabeth was serious (I dare not say sullen) and out of good humour, he could un-dumpish her at his pleasure . . . and cured her melancholy better than all of her Physicians. Thomas Fuller, The History of the...
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Shakespeare And Elizabethan Popular Culture: Arden Critical Companion

Stuart Gillespie, Neil Rhodes - Drama - 2006 - 259 pages
...to believed. Tarlton's position at court even afforded him a limited degree of political influence: 'Her highest Favorites. would in some Cases. go to...before they would go to the Queen. and he was their Vsher to prepare their advantagious access unto Her.'s Tarlton was a court clown. but he also belonged...
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