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" I saw a smith stand with his hammer, thus, The whilst his iron did on the anvil cool, With open mouth swallowing a tailor's news, Who, with his shears and measure in his hand, Standing on slippers, (which his nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary... "
The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ... - Page 380
by William Shakespeare - 1806
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The family Shakespeare [expurgated by T. Bowdler]. in which those words are ...

Thomas Bowdler - 1843
...; Whilst he, that heart, makes fearful action, With wrinkled brows, with nods, with rolling r;«-. p5 5 4 5` 5 new« ; Who, with his shears and measure in hi» hand, Standing on slippers (which his nimble haste...
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Elocution: Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...gripe the hearer's wrist; Whilst he that hears, makes fearful action, Wilhwrinkrdbrows.withnods,with rolling eyes I saw a smith stand with his hammer thus,...measure in his hand, Standing on slippers, (which his nimble haste Had safely thrust upon contrary feet,) Told of a many thousand warlike French, That were...
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Chronicles of Fashion: From the Time of Elizabeth to the Early ..., Volume 1

Elizabeth Stone - England - 1845
...present fashion, rights and lefts, as we may infer from Shakspeare:* * King John, act iv. sc. 2. " I saw a smith stand with his hammer, thus, The whilst...measure in his hand, Standing on slippers, (which his nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary feet,) Told, &c., " And a writer on witchcraft, somewhat...
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Chronicles of Fashion: From the Time of Elizabeth to the Early ..., Volume 1

Elizabeth Stone - England - 1845
...Sir," said Henrietta, displaying her shoe, " I stand on mine own feet." "I saw a smith stand witli bis hammer, thus, The whilst his iron did on the anvil...measure in his hand, Standing on slippers, (which his nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary feet,) Told, &c.. " And a writer on witchcraft, somewhat...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 42

American literature - 1878
...the old lexicographer reminds me of one that he made upon the following passage in King John: — " Who, with his shears and measure In his hand, Standing on slippers (which his nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary feet), Told," etc. Upon this Johnson, after some formidable...
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Shakespeare the Craftsman: Volume 5: The Clark Lectures 1968

M. C. Bradbrook - Literary Criticism - 1979 - 187 pages
...panic at news of invasion. I saw a smith stand with his hammer thus, The while his iron did on his anvil cool, With open mouth swallowing a tailor's...measure in his hand, Standing on slippers which his nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary feet Told of a many thousand warlike French That were...
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Culture and History, 1350-1600: Essays on English Communities, Identities ...

David Aers - History - 1992 - 213 pages
...Possess'd with rumours, full of idle dreams. . . . I saw a smith stand with his hammer, thus, The while his iron did on the anvil cool, With open mouth swallowing...measure in his hand, Standing on slippers, which his nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary feet, Told of a many thousand warlike French, That were...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...speaks doth gripe the hearer's wrist; Whilst he that hears makes fearful action, With wrinkled brows, nimble haste Had falsely thrust upon contrary feet, Told of a many thousand warlike French That were...
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The Queen's Men and Their Plays

Scott McMillin, Sally-Beth MacLean - Drama - 1998 - 253 pages
...speaks doth gripe the hearer's wrist, Whilst he that hears makes fearful action With wrinkled brows, with nods, with rolling eyes. I saw a smith stand...anvil cool, With open mouth swallowing a tailor's news . . . (iV.ii.i9o-5)9 The five moons stun the beholders in Shakespeare, but in the staging of this moment...
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The Shakespeare Book of Lists: The Ultimate Guide to the Bard, His Plays ...

Michael LoMonico - Drama - 2001 - 232 pages
...surgeon he might yet recover, and prove an ass. (A Midsummer Night's Dream) Blacksmith—made ironwork. I saw a smith stand with his hammer, thus, the whilst...cool, with open mouth swallowing a tailor's news. (King John) Chandler—made candles. Thou hast saved me a thousand marks in links and torches, walking...
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