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Page 130 - M. William Shake-speare, His True Chronicle History of the life and death of King Lear, and his three Daughters.
Page 8 - True, representing some principal pieces of the reign of Henry VIII, which was set forth with many extraordinary circumstances of pomp and majesty...
Page 76 - Nay let thy men of wit too be the same, All full of thee, and differing but in name; But let no alien Sedley interpose To lard with wit thy hungry Epsom prose.
Page 135 - London's Glory, or the Lord Mayor's Show ; containing an illustrious description of the several triumphant pageants, on which are represented emblematical figures, artful pieces of architecture, and rural dancing, with the speeches spoken in each pageant : also three new songs, the first in praise of the Merchant-taylors, the second the Protestants Exhortation, and the third the Plotting Papists Litany, with their proper tunes, either to be sung or play'd : performed on Friday, October xxix.
Page 195 - The Tragedy of King Richard the third. Containing His treacherous Plots against his brother Clarence ; the pittiefull murther of his innocent nephewes ; his tyrannicall vsurpation ; with the whole course of his detested life and most deserued death.
Page 267 - THE ORIGIN OF THE ENGLISH DRAMA, Illustrated in its various Species, viz., Mystery, Morality, Tragedy, and Comedy, by Specimens from our Earliest Writers ; with Explanatory Notes by Thomas Hawkins.
Page 134 - London Triumphant ; or the city in jollity and splendour : expressed in various pageants, shapes, scenes, speeches, and songs, invented and performed for congratulation and delight of the well-deserving Sir Robert Hanson, knight. Lord Mayor of the city of London...
Page 165 - The New Inn : or the Light Heart, a Comedy. As it was never acted, but most negligently played by some, the King's servants ; and more squeamishly beheld and censured by others, the King's subjects.