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" O, it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious periwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings; who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise: I would have... "
The British Essayists: The Tatler - Page 208
by Alexander Chalmers - 1803
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Hamlet. Titus Andronicus

William Shakespeare - 1788
...mentions the groundlings with equal contempt. " The understanding gentlemen of the ground here." 213. — who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shews, and noise ] ie have a capacity for nothing but dumb shews ; undertsand nothing else. So, in Heywood's History...
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The Tatler, Volume 1

English essays - 1803
...temperance, that may give it smoothness. O, it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious perriwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to...part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shew, and noise: I would have such a fellow wbipp'd for o'erdoing Termagant; it outherods Herod: pray...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1803
...periwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings ;8 who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise : I , i Reprimand him with freedom. would have such a fellow whipped for o'er-doing...
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The Speaker Or Miscellaneous Pieces Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1804 - 376 pages
...offends me to the soul , to hear a robustious perriwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters , to^very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings ; who (...and noise : I would have such a- fellow whipp'd for o'erdomg termagant ; it out-herods Herod. Pray you , avoid it. Be not too tame neither ; but let your...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1804
...temperance, that may give it smoothness. O, it offends me to the soul, to hear a robustious perriwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to...part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise: I would have such a fellow whipped for o'er-doing Termagant; it out-herods Herod:...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1805
...periwig- pated6 fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings ;7 who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise: I would have such a fellow whipped for o'er-doing Termagant;8 it out-herods Herod:9...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1805
...periwig-pated8 fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings;7 who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise: I would have such a fellow whipped for o'er-doing Termagant ;8 it out-herods Herod...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Issue 14

William Shakespeare - 1806
...perriwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to split the ears of the groundlings6"; who, for the most part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise : I would have such a fellow whipp'd for o'er-doing Termagant63; it out-herods Herod:...
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The Oxford review; or, Literary censor, Volume 1

...very disgusting in the imitation. ." Qh it offends me to the soul to hear a robustious pcrriwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags ; to...part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise." Hamlet." We cannot pass qver this quotation without a mark of censure on the sentence...
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The Plays of Shakspeare: Printed from the Text of Samuel Johnson ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1807
...temperance, that may give it smoothness. O, it ofl'ends me to the soul, to hear a robustious periwig-pated fellow tear a passion to tatters, to very rags, to...part, are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows, and noise: I would have such a fellow whipped for o'er-doing Termagant; it out-herods Herod...
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