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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 Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare - Page 144
by William Shakespeare - 1839
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Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...strange fish! Were I in England now (as once I was), and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool l } m{ҭ ]t ) { 煻 S 8 o w ;>s싧 S ...v 2 ^_wh /1c K Ո.f.[ El Wi l+$^ y ` 6 ZN J o ,7 渞 ;" (act ii. sc. 2) a passage which Mr. Douce has very appositely illustrated by a quotation from Batman....
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The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England ...

Joseph Strutt - England - 1838 - 420 pages
...in England now, as ot,cel was, and had this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but would give me a piece of silver. There would this monster make a...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian." ' Indeed, we may observe that a cow with two heads, a pig with six legs, or any other unnatural production,...
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The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England: Including the Rural and ...

Joseph Strutt - England - 1838 - 420 pages
...in England now, as orcel was, and had this fish painted, not a holiday fool there but'won Id give me a piece of silver. There would this monster make a...a lame beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian."1 Indeed, we may observe that a cow with two heads, a pig with six legs, or any other unnatural...
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The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England: Including the Rural and ...

Joseph Strutt - Games - 1838 - 420 pages
...riot a holiday fool there but would give me a piece of silver. There would this monster make a roan : any strange beast there makes a man. When they will...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian." ' Indeed, we may observe that a cow with two heads, a pig with six legs, or any other unnatural production,...
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Illustrations of Shakespeare and of Ancient Manners: With Dissertations on ...

Francis Douce - Clowns in literature - 1839 - 631 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...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. This speech happily ridicules the mania that appears to have always existed among our countrymen for...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: Life. New facts regarding the life ...

William Shakespeare - 1839
...not a holiday-fool there but would give a piece of silver : there would this monster make a man ; 2 any strange beast there makes a man : when they will...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian. Legged like a man 1 and his fins like arms ! Warm, o' my troth ! I do now let loose my opinion, hold...
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An Essay on the Play of The Tempest: With Remarks on the Superstitions of ...

Patrick MacDonell - 1840 - 58 pages
...have we here ? a man or a fish. — A strange fish ; were I in England now (as once I was), and had this fish painted, not a holiday-fool there, but would...beggar, they will lay out ten to see a dead Indian." This is correctly true ; the desire of seeing strange sights, still strongly prevails among the English...
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The Book of Archery

George Agar Hansard - Archery - 1840 - 456 pages
...journey to * " Were I in England now as once I was, and had but this fish painted, not a holiday fool but would give a piece of silver ; there would this...give a doit to relieve a lame beggar, they will lay down ten to see a dead Indian.'' — Tempest. f Travels in the Levant, p. 72. INTRODUCTION. Xltl Packanock,...
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London, Volume 1

Charles Knight - Electronic books - 1841
...rewarded. " 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." So learned Trinculo, in the ' Tempest,' reprehends our countrymen. But they were not far wrong, if...
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William Shakespeare - 1841
...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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