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" He was perfumed like a milliner, And 'twixt his finger and his thumb he held A pouncet-box... "
King Henry the Fourth: A Historical Play - Page 10
by William Shakespeare - 1803
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The Elocutionist: Consisting of Declamations and Readings in Prose and ...

Jonathan Barber - Oratory - 1836 - 392 pages
...it in snuff.—And still he smiled, and talked; And as the soldiers' bare dead bodies by, He called them untaught knaves, unmannerly, To bring a slovenly,...and his nobility. With many holiday and lady terms My prisoners, in your Majesty's behalf. He questioned me : amongst the rest demanded I then, all smarting...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1837 - 466 pages
...nose, and took't away n?sin ; — Who, therewith angry, when it next came there, Took it in snuff:— and still he smil'd, and talk'd ; And, as the soldiers bore dead bodies by, He call'd them — untausrht knaves, unmannerly, To bring a slovenly unhandsome corse Betwixt the wind and his nobility....
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Complete Works: With Dr. Johnson's Preface, a Glossary, and an Account of ...

William Shakespeare - 1838 - 926 pages
...nose, and took't away again ; Who, therewith angry, when it next came there, Took it in snuff :— p _; __ question 'd me ; among the rest, demanded My prisoners, in your majesty's behalf. I then, all smarting...
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Edward C. Little: Memorial Addresses Delivered in the House of ...

United States. 68th Cong., 2d sess., 1924-1925. House - 1925 - 84 pages
...took't away again; Who therewith angry, when it next came there, Took it in snuff; and still he smiled and talk'd, And as the soldiers bore dead bodies by,...unhandsome corse Betwixt the wind and his nobility. * * * * And telling me the sovereign's! thing on earth Was parmaceti for an inward bruise; And that...
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The Arnoldian, Volumes 7-9

1979
...courtly messenger sniffed his "pouncet box" and, "as the soldiers bore dead bodies by, / . . . called them untaught knaves, unmannerly, / To bring a slovenly...unhandsome corse / Betwixt the wind and his nobility," and he recommended to Hotspur, who was "[b]reathless and faint, leaning upon [his] sword, . . . smarting...
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Conversant Essays: Contemporary Poets on Poetry

James McCorkle - Poetry - 1990 - 596 pages
...Took it in snuff; and still he smiled and talk'd, And as the soldiers bore dead bodies by, He called them untaught knaves, unmannerly, To bring a slovenly...unhandsome corse Betwixt the wind and his nobility. Hotspur has his own language, yet Hotspur does not exist. The matter at hand to be conveyed generates...
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Four Histories

William Shakespeare - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 865 pages
...short-temperedness. snuffed it up He called them untaught knaves, unmannerly, To bring a slovenly unhandsome corpse Betwixt the wind and his nobility. With many holiday and lady terms He questioned me, amongst the rest demanded My prisoners in your majesty's behalf. I then, all smarting...
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Lord Byron: The Critical Heritage

Andrew Rutherford - Reference - 1995 - 513 pages
...seem resented as affronts to his personal dignity. And as the soldiers bore dead bodies by, He called them untaught knaves, unmannerly, To bring a slovenly,...unhandsome corse Betwixt the wind and his nobility. So when 'the very age and body of the time' comes between his Lordship's speculative notions and hereditary...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...Who therewith angry, when it next came there, Took it in snuff: — and still he smiled and talkt; "nh^n^fAfTtf corse Betwixt the wind and his nobility. With шалу holiday and lady terms He question'd...
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Great Scenes and Monologues for Actors

Michael Schulman, Eva Mekler - Performing Arts - 1998 - 330 pages
...'t away again; Who therewith angry, when it next came there, Took it in snuff; and still he smiled and talk'd. And as the soldiers bore dead bodies by,...With many holiday and lady terms He question'd me; amongst the rest, demanded My prisoners in your majesty's behalf. I then, all smarting with my wounds...
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