Shakespere's Home at New Place, Stratford-upon-Avon: Being a History of the "Great House" Built in the Reign of King Henry VII, by Sir Hugh Clopton, Knight, and Subsequently the Property of William Shakespere, Gent., Wherein He Lived and Died

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Virtue brothers and Company, 1863 - Stratford-upon-Avon (England) - 380 pages
 

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Page 235 - I' the commonwealth I would by contraries Execute all things ; for no kind of traffic Would I admit ; no name of magistrate ; Letters should not be known : riches, poverty, And use of service, none ; contract, succession, Bourn, bound of land, tilth, vineyard, none : No use of metal, corn, or wine, or oil : No occupation ; all men idle, all ; And women too ; but innocent and pure : No sovereignty : — Seb.
Page 204 - A great many books were sent down by the enemies of this poet ; and on the appointed day my Lord Falkland, Sir John Suckling, and all the persons of quality that had wit and learning, and interested themselves in the quarrel, met there ; and upon a thorough disquisition of the point, the judges...

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