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" He was a wight of high renown, And thou art but of low degree: Tis pride that pulls the country down; Then take thine auld cloak about thee. "
English and Scotch Historical Ballads - Page 245
edited by - 1871 - 260 pages
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Troilus and Cressida. Othello

William Shakespeare - 1788
...our general. 430 Mm. I am for it, lieutenant ; and I'll do you justice. logo. O sweet England ! Ring Stephen was a worthy peer. His breeches cost him but a crown ; He held them six-pence alt too dear, With that he call'd the tailor— loan. He was a wight of high renown, And thou art but...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1803
...health of our general. Man. I am for it, lieutenant ; and I'll do you justice.3 logo. O sweet England ! King Stephen was a worthy peer,* His breeches cost him but a crown ; He held them sixpence all too deal , With that he call'd the tailor — fown.s He was a -wight of high reno-jin, And thuu art but...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1804
...health of our general. Mon. I am for it, lieutenant; and I'll do you justice. lago. O sweet England! King Stephen was a worthy peer, His breeches cost him but a crown ; He was a wight of high renown, And thou art but of low degree : 'Tis pride that pulls the country down,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1805
...general. Man. I am for it, lieutenant; and I'll do you justice.' lago. O sweet England ! King Stephen7 was a worthy peer,* His breeches cost him but a crown...; He held them sixpence all too dear, With that he calTd the tailor — htm.'> He was a wight of high renown, And thou art but of low degree : 'Tis pride...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1805
...it, lieutenant; and I'll do you justice." lago. O sweet England ! King Stephen7 was a worthy peer,9 His breeches cost him but a crown; He held them sixpence all too dear, . With that he calCd the tailor — town.* He was a wight of high renown, And thou art but of low degree : "l^is pride...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Issue 14

William Shakespeare - 1806
...health of our general. Man. I am for it, lieutenant; and I'll do you justice. logo. O sweet England ! 4i King Stephen was a worthy peer, His breeches cost...crown; He held them sixpence all too dear, With that he calfd the tailor— lown. He was a wight of high renown, And thou art but of low degree : 'Tis pride...
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The Poetical Works of Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount: Lion King at Arms ...

Sir David Lindsay - 1806
...is published, in Percy's Reliques, from which Shakspeare had given some verses, in his Othello : " King Stephen was a worthy peer, His breeches cost...• He held them sixpence all too dear, With that he call'd the taylor lown." This word is now applied to a boy in the Scotish. The root of it is not certain....
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With Explanatory Notes ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Ayscough - 1807
...1 am for it, lieutenant; and I'll do you ustice. lagn. О sweet England ! 4 A'/f Stephen mis a worthy peer *, His breeches cost him but a crown ; He held them six-pence all too dear, With that liecalVd tltc taylor—" lovtn. He was a wight ofltigh renown, And thou art but of low degree: 'Tis...
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Reliques of Robert Burns: Consisting Chiefly of Original Letters, Poems, and ...

Robert Burns - Dialect literature, Scottish - 1808 - 453 pages
...English set of it, is quoted in Shakspeare.* * In the drinking scene in Othello — lago sings : " King Stephen was a worthy peer, His breeches cost...all too dear, With that he called the tailor lown ; He was a wight of high renown, And thou art but of low degree : Tis pride that pulls the country...
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The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the ...

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1808
...am for it, lieutenant ; and I'll do you justice. . . . • ..logo. .O sweet England ! ... [Sings.] King Stephen was a worthy peer, His breeches cost...; He held them sixpence all too dear, With that he call'd the tailor— lown. Some wine, ho ! Cos. 'Fore Heaven, this is a more exquisite song than the...
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