The Rev. Samuel Peters' Ll. D. General History Of Connecticut; From Its First Settlement Under…

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bySamuel Peters

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ... the vicar meant to cozen him. 170 But after many ceremonies done, He calls for wine: "A health!" quoth he; as if He had been aboard, carousing to his mates After a storm: quafTd off the muscadel, 168. rose F 1, Q; rose up Ff 2-4; arose Reed. 169-185. Trembled... play as Reed; prose F 1, Q; verse Ff 2-4 ending lines 176-185 with beard, aske, tooke, lips, parting, this, me, marryage, play. 170. to coun him to make the marriage invalid by some irregularity; but 160. / 'II tell you This description of see note on line 167. the scene in church has no represents tive in the old play, which occupies the interval between Ferando's exit and return with comic matter between the servants. 162. by gofs-wouns by God's wounds, a common oath. 167. take them up The difficulty (spite of line 166) of taking " them " as book and priest suggests that Petruchio pretends to suspect the fumbling vicar of some liberty with the bride's dress. Cf. line 170, and 1v. iii. 160. In Webster's White Devil, 1. ii., a jealous person is said to "imagine twenty 174. I he muscadel a sweet wine (French muscat, a special grape) elsewhere called hippocras e.g. Beaumont and Fletcher,Scorn/uJLad1e, 1. i., which was used for the bride-cup or knittingcup (Johnson's Magnetic Ladv, 1v. 1.) drunk by the bridal-party on the conclusion of the ceremony. Steevens quoted Dekker's Satiromastix, 1602, "and when we are at church bring the wine and cakes "; Armin's Two Maids of Moreclacke, 1609, "The muscadine stays for the bride at church "; and, among Henry vn.'s Regulations for his Household, from the article "For hands were taking up of your wifes the Marriage of a Princess"--"Then clothes." pottes of Ipocrice to bee ready, and And threw the sops all in the sexton's face; 175 Having no...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ... the vicar meant to cozen him. 170 But after many ceremonies done, He calls for wine: "A health!" quoth he; as ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:January 17, 2013Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217104517

ISBN - 13:9780217104517

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