England"s merry jester: or, Court, city and country jests

new, and suitable to the humours of the times; witty and familiar, for the encrease of merriment, and improvement of friendly conversation, as they are used among the wits of the age. To which are added, as a second part, Bulls; banters, quibbles, repartees, pleasant stories, and poems: the qualifications of an expert town-wheedle; with the art and mystery of wheedling. All profitable, pleasant, and delightful. The like never before published. Done by a lover of merriment

Publisher: printed by J. Wilde, for N. Boddington, at the Golden Ball, in Duck-Lane in London

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  • English wit and humor -- Early works to 1800

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Other titlesEngland"s merry jester, Court, city and country jests, Second part: containing bulls, blunders, banters, quibbles, repartees, wheedles, and pleasant stories, New art of wheedling
GenreEarly works to 1800
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2040:29
The Physical Object
Pagination[12], 180 p., [1] leaf of plates
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15423811M

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To which are added, as a second part, Bulls ; banters, quibbles, repartees, pleasant stories, and poems: the. Full text of "Scoggin's Jests: full of witty mirth, and pleasant shifts; done by him in " See other formats.

W hen Shakespeare first arrived in London, which is now generally assigned to the yearthere existed in the Metropolis two permanent theatres, called respectively The Theatre and The Curtain. Shakespeare’s dramatic connection with the stage commenced probably aboutbut where his first plays were produced records are found wanting.

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A new merry dialogue betweene John and Bessee, the two lusty brave lovers of the country, or, A couragious way of vvooing: Elderton, William, d.

/ [] A new merry newes as merry as can bee, from Italy, Barbary, Turkie, and Candee. Tryon, Thomas, / []. The consumers of these media were drawn from a population which showed the highest levels of literacy in the nation, and which included the smart young men who attended the Inns of Court (the centers of legal training which were often called the country's third university).

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An oration delivered on the anniversary of the Union book society, Washington City: 3 p. at end. Reel: 2, No. 85 An Answer with advice to the author of the base quarto-pamphle (entitled The description and character of an assembly at the West.). Look for this book on Amazon. Tweet.

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Of modest women, who nevertheless dress themselves in questionable attire, he says I must confess some honest women may go thus, but no whit the honester for going thus.

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In merry England there is no end of popular ballads on this theme. The poem of John the Reeve, or Steward, mentioned by Bishop Percy, in the Reliques of English Poetry,2 is said to have turned on such an incident; and we have besides, the King and the Tanner of Tamworth, the King and the Miller of Mansfield, and others on the same topic.

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Baboo, i., vii., Though no king, I wait for no man, not even for a nuwab. Thackeray, Van. Fair(i&6j), i. They say all Indian nabobs. Full text of "Englisches Lesebuch für höhere Lehranstalten; mit Litterarhistorischen und Erläuternden Anmerkungen, einer Karte der britischen.

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The punishment of Prometheus, after all, taught him that What is above us has nothing to do with us This definition of the scope and focus of the emblem was formulated in a theoretical preface to a later emblem book as ut in mundo, sic et in homine (As it is in the world at large, so also with humankind) The emblem is frequently built on 5/5(3).Though ‘Shakespeare’s’ London was the largest city in the country, it was only a mile or so square: the entirety of early modern London would fit into Hyde Park now.

As the city was so small, the potential audience for any theatre was also small – there were not enough people to supply a daily audience for the same play if it were.Full text of "Collections and notes, " See other formats.