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" Is my report to his great worthiness. Ros. 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 of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal : His eye... "
The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ... - Page 173
by William Shakespeare - 1817
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: Midsummer-night's dream. Love's ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...Biron, " that merry mad-cap Jord," 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 Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 460 pages
...i. 4. 149 A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk witbil : His eye begets occasion for his wit ; For every object...Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aged years play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his...
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Sir Thomas More: His Life and Times, Illustrated from His Own Writings, and ...

William Joseph Walter - Christian martyrs - 1840 - 402 pages
...the following sketch: Within the limit of becoming mirth, 1 never spent an hour's talk withal: H is eye begets occasion for his wit— For, every object...other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue—conceit's expositor— Delivers in such apt and gracious words. That aged ears play truant...
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Literary leaves; or, Prose and verse chiefly written in India

David Lester Richardson - 1840
...actor must have been as delightful in the parlour as on the stage. -" A merrier man, Within the limits of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal....eye begets occasion for his wit; For every object tlmt the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; W hich his fair tongue (Conceit's...
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The Tuft-hunter, Volume 1

Lord William Pitt Lennox - 1843
...belligerent parties ; song, jest, and repartee flowed alternately. Of him it might be truly said — " A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth,...doth catch The other turns to a mirth-moving jest." During this temporary cessation of hostilities — which in social divisions as well as in its more...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L. D.: Including A Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1843
...Shakspeare : " A merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal. Hid eye begets occasion for his wit ; For every object...fair tongue (Conceit's expositor) Delivers in such npt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished;...
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The family Shakespeare [expurgated by T. Bowdler]. in which those words are ...

William Shakespeare - 1843
...Hoi. Another of these student« at that time Was there w Ątil him : if 1 have heard a truth. Hiron ; I- or 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 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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