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" Biron they call him; but a merrier man, Within the limit of becoming mirth, I never spent an hour's talk withal: His eye begets occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue... "
The Monthly magazine - Page 296
by Monthly literary register - 1810
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1823
...occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue, (conceit's expositor,) Delivers...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravish'd; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God bless...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, from the text of Johnson, Stevens ...

William Shakespeare - 1823
...occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God bless...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1823
...occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, TV other turns lo a mirth-movin.r jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers in such apt and gracious words, That aIred ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So siveet and voluble...
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Travels Through Part of the United States and Canada 1818 and 1819, Volume 2

John Morison Duncan - Canada - 1823 - 333 pages
...uniformly chaste, classic and forcible. Of him it may with truth be said, he communicates his sentiments " in such apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales ; And younger hearings are quite ravished, So sweet and voluble is his discourse." The editor...
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The life of Shakspeare; enquiries into the originality of his dramatic plots ...

Augustine Skottowe - 1824
...occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse." * In the coincidence...
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The Plays, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1824
...occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor), Delivers...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God bless...
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The Life of Shakespeare: Enquiries Into the Originality of His ..., Volume 1

Augustine Skottowe - Dramatists, English - 1824
...occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse."* * Act II....
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1824
...occasion for his wit ; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest ; Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God bless...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare, Part 1

William Shakespeare - 1824 - 830 pages
...occasion for his wit ; For every object, that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest, Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor,) Delivers...gracious words, That aged ears play truant at his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished ; So sweet and voluble is his discourse. Prin. God bless...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 11

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1824
...occasion for his wit; For every object that the one doth catch, The other turns to a mirth-moving jest : Which his fair tongue (conceit's expositor), Delivers...apt and gracious words, That aged ears play truant ut his tales, And younger hearings are quite ravished; So sweet and voluble is his discourse." And...
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