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" And though this, probably the first essay of his poetry, be lost, yet it is said to have been so very bitter, that it redoubled the prosecution against him to that degree that he was obliged to leave his business and family in Warwickshire for some time,... "
The Works of William Shakespeare - Page 7
by William Shakespeare - 1810
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Stratford as Connected with Shakespeare: And the Bard's Rural Haunts

Edwin Lees - Dramatists, English - 1854 - 66 pages
...deer-stealing, engaged him more than once in robbing a park that belonged to Sir Thomas Lucy, of Charlecote, near Stratford. For this he was prosecuted by that...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London." What the verses really were that gave Sir Thomas Lucy's persecution of Shakespeare such a bitter character...
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Stratford as Connected with Shakespeare: And the Bard's Rural Haunts

Edwin Lees - Dramatists, English - 1854 - 66 pages
...deer-stealing, engaged him more than once in robhing a park that belonged to Sir Thomas Lucy, of Charlecote, near Stratford. For this he was prosecuted by that...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London." What the verses really were that gave Sir Thomas Lucy's persecution of Shakespeare such a bitter character...
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The works of William Shakspere. Knight's Cabinet ed., with ..., Volume 11

William Shakespeare - 1856
...deer-stealing engaged him more than once in robbing a park that belonged to Sir Thomas Lucy, of Charlcote, near Stratford. For this he was prosecuted by that...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London." * The good old gossip Aubrey is wholly silent about the deer-stealing and the flight to London, merely...
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The Land We Live in: The Midland counties and the East coast of England

England - 1856
...by that gentleman, as he thought, somewhat too severely ; and, in order to revenge that ill-usage, he made a ballad upon him. And though this, probably...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London." The good old gossip Aubrey is v.'holly silent about the deer-stealing and the flight to London, merely...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspere, from the text of Johnson, Stevens ...

William Shakespeare - 1856
...to revenge that ill usage, he made a ballad upon him. This, probably, the first essay of his poetry, we happy few, we band of brothers; For he, to-day...sheds his blood with me, Shall be my brother ; be he tus business and family in Warwickshire, for some time, and shelter himself in London. It is at this...
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The Plays & Poems of Shakespeare: Life of Shakespeare. Dr. Johnson's preface ...

William Shakespeare - 1857
...that ill usage, he made a ballad on him : and though this, probably the first essay of his poetry, is lost, yet it is said to have been so very bitter,...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London.' The detection of Shakspeare in his adventurous amusement, was followed, it is said, by confinement...
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Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1858
...severely ; and, in order to revenge that ill-usage, he made a ballad upon him. And though this, prohably the first essay of his poetry, be lost, yet it is...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London '." We have said that Rowe is the oldest printed source of this anecdote, his account of Shakespeare...
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The Plays of Shakespeare with the Poems, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1858
...him. And though this, probably the first essay of his poetry, be lost, yet it is said to have been ťo o, for I resign to thee. Now mark me how I will undo...from my hand, The pride of kingly sway from out my Aubrey is silent on the subject. He only says, " This William, being inclined naturally to poetry and...
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Handbook for Visitors to Stratford-upon-Avon

1860 - 48 pages
...by that gentleman, as he thought somewhat too severely ; and in order to revenge that ill usage, w he made a ballad upon him ; and though this, probably...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London." The walk from Stratford to Charlecote is very pleasing, especially if, the side of the Avon be taken...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 52

1861
...he was prosecuted by that gentleman, as he thought, somewhat too severely ; and in order to avenge that ill usage, he made a ballad upon him. And though...Warwickshire for some time, and shelter himself in London.' All this, amongst a great deal of falsehood, probably contained some tissues of the truth — such...
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