A Select Collection Of Old Plays; In Twelve Volumes With Additional Notes And Corrections Volume 1

Paperback | July 9, 2012

byIsaac Reed

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1825 edition. Excerpt: ...89 Nedyls, threde, thymbell, shers, and all suche knackes, Where lovers be, no suche thynges lackes: Sypers90, swathbondes 9I, rybandes, and sieve laces, Gyrdyls, knives, purses, and pyncases. Poticary. Do women bye their pyncases of you? Pedler. Ye, that they do I make God a vow. Poticary. So mot I thryve then for my parte, I beshrewe thy knave's nakyd herte,. For makynge my wifeys pyncase so wyde, The pynnes fall out, they cannat abyde: Great pynnes she must have, one or other; Yf she lese one, she wyll fynde another. Wherin I fynde cause to complayne; New pynnes to her pleasure, and to my payne. 14 here there, edit 1569. 86 Wherin Where, 1st edit. " knotted unknotted, edit. 1569. 88 Laces Lace, 1st edit Needles, thred, thimbles, and such other knacks, Edit. 1569. 90 Sypers i. e. Cyprus; thin stuff of which women's veils were made. So, in Shakspeare's Winter's Tale, A. 4, S. 8. " Lawn as white as driven snow, " Cyprus black as any crow." Again, in Twelfth Night: "--------a Cyprus, not a bosom " Hides my poor heart.' S. 11 swathbondtf i. e. rollers in which infants were swuth'd. So, in Timon of Athens. Had thou, like us from thy first swath, &c." S. Pardoner. Syr, ye seme wel sene in women's causes I praye you tell me, what causeth this: That women after theyr arysynge ", Be so longe in theyr apparelyng? Pedler. Forsoth, women have many lettes, And they be masked in many nettes: As frontlettes 93, fyllettes, partlettes 9, and bracelettes; And then theyr bonettes and theyr poynettes95. By these lettes and nettes, the lette is suche, That spede is small, whan haste is muche. Poticary. Another cause why they come natfonvarde, Whiche maketh them dayly to drawe backwarde; And yet56 is a thynge they cannat forbere; The trymmynge and pynnynge up theyr...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1825 edition. Excerpt: ...89 Nedyls, threde, thymbell, shers, and all suche knackes, Where lovers be, no suche thynges lackes: Sypers90, swathbon...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:140 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:July 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021730981X

ISBN - 13:9780217309813

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