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" King Henry making a masque at the Cardinal Wolsey's house, and certain chambers being shot off at his entry, some of the paper or other stuff wherewith one of them was stopped did light on the thatch, where being thought at first but an idle smoke, and... "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare - Page 67
by William Shakespeare - 1821
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Biographia Dramatica: Or, A Companion to the Playhouse: Containing ..., Volume 2

David Erskine Baker - English drama - 1812
...house, and certain cannons being shot off l(at his entry, some of the paper or other stuff wherewith one of . them was stopped, did light on the thatch, where, being thought at first but an idle smoke, and their eyes more attentive to the show, it kindled inwardly, and ran round like a train,...
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Names of dramas: A-L

David Erskine Baker - English drama - 1812
...and " certain cannons being shot off " at his entry,, some of the paper " or other stuff wherewith one of " them was stopped, did light on " the thatch .where, being thought " at first but an idle smoke, and " their eyes more attentive to the " show, it kindled inwardly, and " ran round like a train,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 82, Part 1

Early English newspapers - 1812
...certain cannons being shot off at his entry, some of the paper or other stuff whe-reV itk 34S with one of them was stopped, did light on the thatch, where, being thought at first but an idle smoke, and their eyes more attentive to the show, it kindled inwardly, and ran round like a train,...
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Excursions in the County of Surrey: Comprising Brief Historical and ...

Thomas Cromwell - Surrey (England) - 1821 - 190 pages
...at the Cardinals's house; and cannons being shot off at his entry, some of the stuff wherewith one was stopped did light on the thatch, where, being...kindled inwardly and ran round like a train, consuming in less than an hour the whole house, to the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous...
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Excursions in the county of Surrey [by T.K. Cromwell. With an additional ...

Thomas Kitson Cromwell - NEH British History Preservation Project - 1996 - 1821 - 190 pages
...at the Cardinals's house ; and cannons being shot off at his entry, some of the stuff wherewith one was stopped did light on the thatch, where, being...kindled inwardly and ran round like a train, consuming in less than an hour the whole house, to. the very ground. This was the fatal period of that virtuous...
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A History of the County of Surrey: Comprising Every Object of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Allen - Surrey (England) - 1831
...greatness very familiar, if not ridiculous. Now King Henry making a masque at the cardinal Wolsey's house, and certain cannons being shot off at his entry,...more attentive to the show, it kindled inwardly, and rart round like a train, consuming within less than an hour the whole house to the very ground. This...
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The History of English Dramatic Poetry to the Time of Shakespeare ..., Volume 3

John Payne Collier - English drama - 1831 - 508 pages
...Shakespeare by Boswell, iii. 67. ' shot off at his entry, some of the paper, or other ' stuff wherewith one of them was stopped, did light ' on the thatch, where, being thought at first but an ' idle smoke, and their eyes more attentive to the ' show, it kindled inwardly, and ran round like a ' train,...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 8

1832
...some of the paper, or other stuff wherewith one of them did light on the thatch, where being thonght at first but an idle smoak, and their eyes more attentive...train, consuming within less than an hour the whole bouse to the very ground. " This was the fatal period of that vertuons fabrique, wherein yet nothing...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 2

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...at the Cardinal Wolsey's house, and certain cannons being shot off at his entry, some of the stuff did light on the thatch, where being thought at first but an idle smoke, it kindled inwardly, and ran round like a train, consuming within an hour the whole house to...
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The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and ..., Volume 4

Thomas Allen - London (England) - 1839
...greatness very familiar, if not ridiculous. Now king Henry making a masque at the cardinal Wolsey's house, and certain cannons being shot off at his entry,...the show, it kindled inwardly, and ran round like atrain, consuming within less lhaii an hour the whole house to the very ground. This was the fatal...
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