Thomas Middleton Volume N . 2

Thomas Middleton Volume N . 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ...nay, an she love wrestling, I'll teach her a trick to overthrow any peevish sickness in London, whate'er it be. Rus. Well, she had a rich beauty, though I say't; Nor is it lost; a little thing repairs it 1 A contemptuous term applied to the Scottish Highlanders and native Irish, from their going barelegged. 'Square-shaped panes of glass. St. Michael's Mount in Cornwall. Chough. She shall command the best thing that I have. In Middlesex, i'faith. Pus. Well, sir, talk with her; Give her a relish of your good liking to her; You shall have time and free Access to finish what you now begin. Jane. What means my father? my love's unjust restraint, My shame, were it published, both together Could not afflict me like this odious fool: Now I see why he hated my Fitzallen.-Aside. Chough. Sweet lady, your father says you are a wrestler: if you love that sport, I love you the better: i'faith, I love it as well as I love my meat after supper; 'tis indeed meat, drink, and cloth to me. Jane. Methinks it should tear your clothes, sir. Chough. Not a rag, i'faith.--Trimtram, hold my cloak. Gives his cloak to Trimtram.--I'll wrestle a fall with you now; I'll show you a trick that you never saw in your life. Jane. O, good sir, forbear! I am no wrestle. Phy. Good sir, take heed, you'll hurt the gentlewoman. Chough. I will not catch beneath the waist, believe it; I know fair play. Jane. Tis no woman's exercise in London, sir. Chough. I'll ne'er believe that: the hug and the lock between man and woman, with. a fair fall, is as sweet an exercise for the body as you'll desire in a summer's evening. Phy. Sir, the gentlewoman is not well. Chough. It may be you are a physician, sir? Phy. 'Tis so, sir. Chough. I say, then, and I'll stand tot, three ounces of more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 249g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236968956
  • 9781236968951