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" He is a great lover and praiser of himself, a contemner and scorner of others, given rather to lose a friend than a jest, jealous of every word and action of those about him, (especially after drink, which is one of the elements in which he liveth... "
Domestic Annals of Scotland from the Reformation to the Revolution - Page 494
by Robert Chambers - 1858
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The Dramatick Writings of Will. Shakspere: With the Notes of All ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1788
...is, not that the Jonson (says that writer), waa a great lover and praiser of himself; a coritemner and scorner of others, given rather to lose a friend than a jest ; jealous of every word and aftion of those about him, especially after drink, which is one of the elements in which he lived ;...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - English drama - 1793
...rather to lofe a friend than a jeft ; jealous of every word and action of thofe about him, efpecially after drink, which is one of the elements in which he lived ; a diflembler of the parts which reign in him ; a bragger of fome good that he wanted : thinketh nothing...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795
...rather to lofe a friend than a jcft, jealous of every word and action of thofe abrct him, efpecially after drink, which is one of the elements in which he lived ; a diffembler of the pin •which reign in him, a bragger of fome good that he wanted, thinketh nothing...
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Biographiana, Volume 2

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1799
...to lofe a friend than a jeft ;, tc jealous of every word and action of thofe " about him, efpecially after drink,- which is" one of the elements in which he lived- ; a, *' diflembler of the parts which reign in him ; " a bragger of fome good that he wanted, " thinketh...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...been his own." Ben Jonson, continues Drummond, " was a great lover and praiser of himself, a contemner and scorner of others, given rather to lose a friend...dissembler of the parts which reign in him ; a bragger of some1 good that he wanted, thinking nothing well done, but what either he himself or some of his friends...
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The Dramatic Works of Ben Jonson, and Beaumont and Fletcher ..., Volume 1

Ben Jonson - 1811
...Scotch poet, says of him, " that he was a great lover and praiser of himself, a contemner and despiser of others, given rather to lose a friend than a jest...elements in which he lived ; a dissembler of the parts that reign in him ; a bragger of some good that he -wanted, thinking nothing well done, but what either...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Biography - 1816
...praiser of himself; a contemner and scorner of others ; choosing rather to ' lose his friend, than his jest;' jealous of every word and action of those about him, especially after drink, which was one of the elements in which he lived;* a dissembler of the parts which reigned in him, a bragger...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Great Britain - 1816
...praiser of himself; a contemner and scorner of others ; choosing rather to ' lose his friend, than his jest ;' jealous of every word and action of those about him, especially after drink, which was one of the elements in which he lived;* a dissembler of the parts which reigned in him, a bragger...
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The British review and London critical journal

1817
...Hawthornden, whom Jonson visited. He is there spoken of as " a great lover and praiser of himself; a contemner and scorner of others ; given rather to lose a friend than a jest ; jealous of every word and action about him, especially after drink, which is one of the elements in which he lived; interprets best...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1821
...Dr. Warburton also positively asserts, that this first scene was written after the accession of King friend than a jest; jealous of every word and action...after drink, which is one of the elements in which lie lived ; a dissembler of the parts which reign in him ; a brapfger of some good that he wanted ;...
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