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" A strange fish ! Were I in England now, as once I was, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver : there would this monster make a man : any strange beast there makes a man. When they will not give a doit... "
The plays of William Shakespeare, ed. by T. Keightley - Page 547
by William Shakespeare - 1864
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The Family Shakspeare ... in which Nothing is Added to the Original Text ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Bowdler - 1825
...should thunder, as it did before, I know not where to hide my head : yond' same cloud cannot chose but fall by pailfuls. What have we here? a man or...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Legged like a man f and his fins like arms ! Warm o' my troth ! I do now let loose my opinion, hold...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: From the Text of ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1825
...smells like a fish ; a very ancient and fish-like smell ; a kind of, not of the newest, Poor- John. A strange fish ! Were I in England now (as once I...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Legg'd like a man ! and his fins like arms ! Warm, ••' my troth ! I do now let loose my opinion,...
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The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. With a General ...

William Shakespeare, William Dodd - 1827 - 345 pages
...Perchance he will not mind me. SATIRE ON ENGLISH CUKIOSITY. Were I in England now (as once I was,) and hati but this fish 'painted, not a holiday-fool there but...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. CALIBAN'S PROMISES. I'll show thee the best spring!; I'll pluck thee berries; I'll fish for thee, and...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1827 - 791 pages
...strange fish ! Were I in England now, (as once I was,} and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver : there would...a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead In. dian. Legg'd like a man ! and his fins like arms ! Warm, o'my troth ! 'I do now let loose my opinion,...
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Lion, Volume 2

1828 - 844 pages
...have, we here?—Were I in England now, an.) had but this fish painted, no! a holiday-font there bul would give a piece of silver; there would this monster...to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to sŤ a dead Indian."—Shakspenre's Caliban. \ It was a custom with Robin Hood to clothe his followers...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829 - 360 pages
...Mcci.xxxm. AVere I in Kngland now (as once I was,) and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver: there would...to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to sec a dead Indian.—Tempest—Uhalttpeare. MCCLXXXIV. A mind too vigorous and active serves only to...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831
...strange fish ! Were I in England now, (as once I was,) and had this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver : there would...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. l;l. _ . .. _ '. I !_• fi !•!-_ - _t А1Г Mm. Why, how now, ho! awake! Why are you like a man!...
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The plays and poems of Shakspeare [according to the text of E ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1832
...strange fish! Were I in England now, as once I was, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver : there would...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Legged like a man ! and his fins like arms ! Warm, o' my troth ! I do now let loose my opinion, hold...
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The Book of Days: A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - Anecdotes - 1832
...fish,' he at once exclaims : ' Were I in England now, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver : there would...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian.' This love of the English populace for strange sights is frequently alluded to by other writers of the...
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The Modern Dunciad: Virgil in London and Other Poems

George Daniel - English literature - 1835 - 342 pages
...strange fish ! were I in England now (as I once was,^ and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give a piece of silver : there would...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian." t A German count and a gamester are synonymous terms. — George Selwyn, being haughtily commanded...
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