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" Anno 1670. Not far from Cirencester was an apparition. Being demanded whether a good spirit or a bad, returned no answer, but disappeared with a curious perfume, and most melodious twang. "
Miscellanies Upon Various Subjects - Page 81
by John Aubrey - 1857 - 227 pages
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1793
...scarcely pay more attention to him on the present occasion, than when he gravely assures us. that " Anno 1670, not far from Cirencester was an apparition...spirit or a bad ? returned no answer, but disappeared tritk a atrints perftau and most melodious. living. Mr. W. Lilly believe* it was a fairy." See 'Aubrey's...
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The Literary Magazine, and American Register, Volume 3

Charles Brockden Brown - 1805
...His method of relation was always quaint, and sometimes too general, as in the following instance : " Anno 1670, not far from Cirencester, was an apparition....with a curious perfume, and most melodious twang. The annals of France report, that, in "93, there fell out an uncommon scarcity ; the ears of corn were...
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The Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 2

Walter Scott - 1806
...beings, if we may judge from the following succinct and bussi ness-like memorandum of a ghost-seer. " Anno " 1670. Not far from Cirencester was an apparition. " Being demanded whether a good spirit or a bad, return" ed no answer, but disappeared with a curious perfume, " and most melodious twang. MW Lilly...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1809
...pay more attention to him on the present occasion, than when he gravely assures us that " Anno 16~0, not far from Cirencester was an apparition ; being...a bad? returned no answer, but disappeared -with a atriou' perfume and motf melodious t-waitg. Mr. W. Lilly believes it was a fair}-." See Aubrey's .tfiscellanies,...
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Minstrelsy of the Scottish border: consisting of historical and romantic ...

Scottish border - 1812
...business-like memorandum of a ghost-seer. " Anno 1670. Not far from Cirencester was an appa156 " rition. Being demanded whether a good spirit or a " bad, returned no answer, but disappeared with a cu" rious perfume, and most melodious twang. MW " Lily believes it was a fliirie. So Propertius, "...
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 72

1817
...and sometimes too general, ** in the following instance :— " Anno 1670, not far from Circncestcr, was an apparition. Being demanded whether a good spirit or a bad f returned no answer, but disappeared with a curious perfume and most melodious twang." The following...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1821
...scarcely pay more attention to him on the present occasion, than when he gravely assures us that " Anno 1670, not far from Cirencester was an apparition ; being demanded whether a good spirit or a bail ? returned no answer, bnt disappeared wlh a curious perfume and most melodious twang. Mr. \V....
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THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION: CONTAINING ORIGINAL ...

JOHN LIMBIRD - 1830
...of the appearance of a ghost as coolly as a merchant now-adays makes an entry in his ledger. — ' Anno 1670. Not far from Cirencester was an apparition. Being demanded whether good spirit or bad, returned no answer, but disappeared, with a curious perfume and a melodious twang."...
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The Polar star, being a continuation of 'The Extractor', of entertainment ...

1830
...journal of the appearance of a ghost as coolly a a merchant now-a-days makes an entry in his ledger. " Anno 1670. Not far from. Cirencester was an apparition. Being demanded whether good spirit or had, returned no answer, hut disappeared with a curious perfume and a melodious twang."...
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The Complete Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Biography, and His ..., Volume 1

Walter Scott - English literature - 1833
...beings, if we may judge from the following succinct and business-like memorandum of a ghost-Beer. " Anno 1670. Not far from Cirencester was an apparition. Being demanded whether a good spirit or a bad, returnee no answer, but disappeared with a curious perfume, and most melodious twang. MW Lilly believes...
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