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" A good sherrissack hath a twofold operation in it: it ascends me into the brain, dries me there all the foolish and dull and crudy vapours which environ it, makes it apprehensive, quick, forgetive, full of nimble, fiery and delectable shapes, which delivered... "
Memoirs of the legal, literary, and political life of ... John Philpot Curran - Page 219
by William O'Regan - 1817 - 315 pages
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The American Whig Review, Volume 11

1850
...operation in it. It ascends me into the brain, dries me there all the foolish and dull and crudy vapors which environ it ; makes it apprehensive, quick, forgetive,...nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes ; which delivered o'er to the voice which is the birth, becoraeth excellent wit. The second property of your excellent...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 11

1850
...operation in it. It ascends me into the brain, dries me there all the foolish and dull and crudy vapors which environ it ; makes it apprehensive, quick, forgetive,...nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes ; which delivered o'er to the voice which ia the birth, becometh excellent wit. The second property of your excellent...
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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1851
... which, with the genial knight, " ascends me into the brain ; dries me there all the foolish, and dull, and crudy vapours which environ it; makes it...forgetive, full of nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes," has had a somewhat different effect upon certain expounders of its virtues. The solemn disputations...
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The comedies, histories, tragedies and poems of William Shakspere ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1851
... which, with the genial knight, " ascends me into the brain ; dries me there all the foolish, and dull, and crudy vapours which environ it ; makes it...forgetive, full of nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes," has had a somewhat different effect upon certain expounders of its virtues. The solemn disputations...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With a Life of the Poet, and ...

William Shakespeare - 1851
...into the brain ; dries me there all the foolish, and dull, and crudy vapors which environ it ; iLakcs it apprehensive, quick, forgetive, full of nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes; which delivered o'er to the voice, (the tongue,) which is the birth, becomes excellent wit. The second property of...
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The plays of Shakspere, carefully revised [by J.O.] with a ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1853
...sherris-sack hath a twofold operation in it. It ascends me into the brain ; dries me there all the foolish and / o'er to the voice (the tongue), which is the birth, becomes excellent wit. The second property of your...
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The Plays of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Old Copies, and by the ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 884 pages
...operation in it : it ascends me into the bruin ; dries me there all the foolish, and dull, and cruddy l I have told this slander ԍ F Z Ԁ 0 "H 1853 Whittaker and co."- Shakespeare William" William Sh deliver'd o'er to the voice, (the tongue) which is the birth, becomes excellent wit. The second property...
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The Works of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Recently ..., Volume 4

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1853
...operation in it : it ascends me into the brain ; drics me there all the foolish, and dull, and cruddy vapours which environ it ; makes it apprehensive, quick, forgetive, full of nimble, fiery, and deleetable shapes : which, deliver'd o'er to the voice, (the tongue) which is the birth, beeomes excellent...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: Comprising His Dramatic and ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1853
...ascends me into the brain ; dries me there a tlie foolish, and dull, and crudy vapours which en veron it : makes it apprehensive, quick, forgetive, full of nimble, fiery, and delectable shapes ; whic delivered o'er to the voice, (the tongue,) which i tue birth, becomes excellent wit. The second...
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The Text of Shakespeare Vindicated from the Interpolations and ..., Volume 70

Samuel Weller Singer - 1853 - 312 pages
...part of K. Henry IV. where, in his praise of sack, the Knight says, " It ascends me into the brain ; dries me there all the foolish, dull, and crudy vapours which environ it." Here it most probably means indigest ; the sense in which crudity is always used by his cotemporaries....
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