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" Birone they call him ; but a merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal. His eye begets occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest... "
THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE - Page 367
by RICHARD GRANT WHITE - 1863
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1829
...worthiness. Kos. Another of these students at that time \Vas there with him : if I have heard a truth, Biron they call him : but a merrier man, Within the limit...jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,} Deliver's in such apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings...
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The Book of the Boudoir, Volume 1

Lady Morgan (Sydney) - English fiction - 1829 - 662 pages
...hecoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal. His eye hegets occasion for his wit, For every ohject that the one doth catch The other turns to a mirth-moving...apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant to his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravishedi So sweet and voluhle is his discourse." * P....
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The Christian examiner and Church of Ireland magazine

1829
...that the following beautiful lines must be utterly and for ever, inapplicable to the Christian ? — " A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth,...talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit — Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, Th 1 1 ]....
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831
...worthiness. //"'.. Another of these students at that time Was there with him : if I have heard a truth, Biron they call him : but a merrier man, Within the limit...jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Deliver's in such apt and gracious words, That aged cars play trnanl at his talcs, And younger hearings...
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Memoirs of the Affairs of Greece: Containing an Account of the Military and ...

Julius Michael Millingen - Greece - 1831 - 338 pages
...seem as if prophetically written for him : " Biron they call him; but a merrier man, Within the limits of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal....occasion for his wit ; For every object, that the one does catch. The other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers...
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The Dramatic Works and Poems of William Shakespeare, with Notes ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831
...worthiness. Ros. Another of these students at that tiro* Was there with him : if I have heard a truth, Biron begetę occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch. The other turns to a mirth-moving...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1831
...friend Mr. Langton, the following passage from his beloved " ---- A merrier man, .j; [;M ;•// _• Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent...hour's talk withal. His eye begets occasion for his wit ; -• ' jjjjof* For every object that the one doth catch The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which...
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Pierce Egan's Book of Sports, and Mirror of Life: Embracing the Turf, the ...

Pierce Egan - Amusements - 1832 - 414 pages
...JACK ALL. A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, 1 never spent an hour's talk withall. His eye begets occasion for his wit. For every object...doth catch The other turns to a mirth-moving jest. выл, IN our time we have seen nothing like JOHN REEVE ; nor do wŽ'think from reading, or according...
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A Tour on the Banks of the Thames: From London to Oxford, in ... 1829

A. Walton - Thames Valley (England) - 1834 - 142 pages
...— he was the counterpart of that character Shakespeare has so divinely sketched, when he says — " A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth,...hour's talk withal. His eye begets occasion for his wit j For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth moving jest, Which his fair...
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Midsummer-night's dream. Love's labor's lost. Merchant of Venice. As you ...

William Shakespeare - 1836
...Yet Biron, "that merry mad-cap lord," is not overrated in Rosaline's admirable character of him — " A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth,...doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; — So sweet and voluble is his discourse." Shakspeare has only shown the inexhaustible powers of...
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