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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 Monthly magazine, Volume 30

Monthly literary register - 1810
...in the following passages, from many which might b« selected: His eye begets occasion for bi> wit, Which his fair tongue, conceit's expositor. Delivers...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his ttles, And younger hearings are quite ravished. Act II. Scent tf So iweet a kiss the golden sun gives...
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Midsummer-night's dream. Love's labor's lost. Merchant of Venice. As y@u ...

William Shakespeare - 1844
...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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The Old Hall, Or, Our Hearth and Homestead, Volume 3

John Mills - 1845
...VOL. III. LONDON: TC NEWBY, MORTIMER STREET. THE OLD HALL; OB, OUR HEARTH AND HOMESTEAD. CHAPTEE I. " A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth,...object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-roving jest; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers in such apt and gracious words,...
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Midsummer-night's dream. Love's labor's lost. Merchant of Venice. As you ...

William Shakespeare - 1846
...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,...occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth cntch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest;— So sweet and voluble is his discourse." Malone placed...
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Sketches from the Diary of a Commercial Traveller

Throne Crick - Commercial travelers - 1847 - 264 pages
...our comfort, pourtraying vividly the character so inimitably drawn by Shakespeare, when he says — " A merrier man Within the limit of becoming mirth,...apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant to his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse." DINING...
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Sketch of the life of Shakespeare. Tempest. Two Gentlemen of Verona. Merry ...

William Shakespeare - 1848
...Another of these students at Uiat time Was there with him : if I have heard a truih, Biron they coll him : but a merrier man, Within the limit of becoming...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 Sibyl: Or, New Oracles from the Poets

Quotations - 1848 - 313 pages
...blood betrays An impulse in its secret spring, too deep For his contiol. SOUTHEY — Oliver Newman. 7. A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth,...doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest. Love's Labor Lost. 8. Pray note the fop — half powder and half lace, Nice as a bandbox is his dwelling...
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The Dramatic Works of W. Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1849 - 925 pages
...Ал». Another of these students at that time Was there with him: if I have heard a truth, Birón , Jady ? Beat. No, my lord, unless I might have another...Your silence most offends me, and to be merry beet hie tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God...
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Studies of Shakspere: Forming a Companion Volume to Every Edition of the Text

Charles Knight - 1849 - 360 pages
...favourite ; and we feol that, in some degree, he deserves the character which Rosaline gives him : — " A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth,...occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth cateh The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor) Delivers...
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Studies of Shakspere, forming a companion volume to every edition ..., Volume 86

Charles Knight - 1849
...hour's talk withal : His eye begets occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth cateh The other turns to a mirth-moving jest : Which his...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tale*, And younger hearings are quite ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse." But, with all...
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