A Select Collection Of Old Plays; In Twelve Volumes Volume 1 by Isaac ReedA Select Collection Of Old Plays; In Twelve Volumes Volume 1 by Isaac Reed

A Select Collection Of Old Plays; In Twelve Volumes Volume 1

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: ...he must begynne. Wherin86 is ryght many a proper token, Of which by name parte shal be spoken: Gloves, pynnes, combes, glasses unspottyd, Pomanders, hookes, and lasses knotted»'; Broches, rynges, and all manner of bedes: Laces 88 rounde and flat for women's hedes; Nedyls, threde, thymbell, shers, and all suche knackes, Where lovers be, no suche thynges lackcs: Sypers90, swathbondes 91, 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. J here there, edit 1569. M Wherin Where, 1st edit. 87 knotted unknotted, edit. 1569. 88 Laces Lace, 1st edit 9 Needles, thred, thimbles, and each other knacks, Edit. 1569. Sypers i. e. Cyyrui; thin stuff of which women's veils were made. So, in Shakspeare's Winter's Tale, A. 4. S. 3. "Lawn as white as driven snow, "Cyprus black as any crow." Again, in Twelfth Night: "----a cyprvi, not a bosom "Hides my poor heart." S. 91 swathbondes i. e. rollers in which infants were swath'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 w, Be so longe in theyr apparelyng? Pedler. Forsoth, women have many lettes, And they be masked in many nettes: As frontlettes93, fyllettes, partlettes9, and bracelettes; And then...
Title:A Select Collection Of Old Plays; In Twelve Volumes Volume 1Format:PaperbackDimensions:138 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:June 29, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217673295

ISBN - 13:9780217673297