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WARBURTON MS. translated by me as literally as possible some few IV. iv, 31, And worthy Warburton prints cheek, years since from the French original of Dr. Valentin, shameful check it were, to and corrects it to check in the eminent physician at Nancy-who published stand on more mechanic MS.
in France an interesting account of a visit or pilcomplement.
V. ii, 137. You sball Warburton MS. adds (To grimage be made to Jenner, of whom he became an advise me in all for Cleo. Seleucus).
enthusiastic admirer—to his old friend in London, patra.
M. Dubois de Chemant, the surgeon-dentist, should Cymbeline.
be recorded in ‘N. &Q.' Jenner, it may be noted, I. i. 50. To his mistress. As to bis mistress. III. i, 12, There be many There'll be there will be of apoplexy, at Berkeley, in Gloucestershire, aged
only just previously to its date, died by an attack Cæsarg.
come when Cloten made seventy-four :
Nancy, February 5, 1823. planation,
SIR AND OLD FRIEND, -I happen to learn that Dr. III. iv. 138. Imo. Whero Warburton Ms. places, Jenner is dead. I had written him twice last summer then!
Where then at the end or to get information upon a fact which interested him. I preceding speech of Pisanio. did as much with Mr. Ring ; [but] neither of them mado Hanmer also.
reply. I bave some uneasiness upon the existence of tho IV. ii. 47, This youth.
Warburton MS. makes latter, who has given me no sign of life for more than Belarius's speech commence three years, and who was 80 punctual. I desire to know, at “This youth.".
" And first, of what malady Jenner died, and whether it was at shalt be ever" being left Berkley. (To this query is added in the opposite margin
as Imogen's. Heath conj. “Ask Mr. Ring,"apparently by M. de Chemant. ) Secondly, IV. ii. 129. For we do For we dof here the law. how many children he leaves, and whether the son that fear the Law ?
I have seen with him bas adopted the same profession. IV. ii, 276. No exorciser No exorciser charm thee! Thirdly, the titles of the works which he bas published harm theo !
since that in wbich he announced his discovery of vaccinaIV. ii. 277. Nor no witch. Nor no witchcraft harm tion. I pray you to obtain from some physician well craft charm tbee ! thee !
informed, and who knew bim, replies in writing to these IV. iii. 36. I heard to I had no letter. Mason questione. If Mr. Ring existe, no one better tban be letter. conj, also.
has it in his power to answer them. You will bave the V. ii. 1. The heaviness The heaviness of guilt. goodness to then send them for me. Mr. Ring knows and guilt. Collins conj.
the subject which determined me to write to them last V. iii, 72. Or hath more And hath more minis- year, and upon which I desired information. If some one ministers. ters. Hanmer conj.
publishes his eulogy, send it me. How is your health and NORMAN BENNET.
that of your wife ? Ours are passable. We were both at
Paris last summer. I took a journey to Italy in 1820, Trinity College, Cambridge.
which has fortified me and given me embonpoint. I
embarked at Marseilles for Naples; from there I tra. JUDGE JEFFREYS's HOUSE IN DUKE STREET velled over the Peninsula as far as Turin; afterwards I (Concluded from p. 244). -- I have since looked up travelling so much. I there made the acquaintance of,
traversed Savoy and Switzerland. Never did I enjoy Mrs. Pitt's petition (No. 47, in vol. lxxxiii. of the and even travelled with, the youngest son of Lord Spencer Treasury Papers). It merely states that Sir (the Hon. Geo. Spencer (born December 21, 1799), Henry Fane, surreptitiously and unknown to peti. youngest son of Geo. Jobn, the second Earl], who came tioner's husband, obtained a new grant for the to see me here, and who dined at my house (on) return. ground without the park wall from King William, I ing to England towards
the end of the autumn of 1820. to the great prejudice, loss, and damage of her packet for Mr. Ring ; I never know whether he remitted husband and family. This hardship being after it. If Dr. G. Pearson is in London, recall me to his wards represented to the king, he examined into memory, Do not forget, I repeat to you, to be well the matter, and after perusing the Surveyor- informed of all that Jenner published in his life, and General's report, ordered that full satisfaction be to send me note of it. Farewell, my dear Sir. Present to made to her according to the recommendation of the sentiments of affection with which I am very cordially
your wife my respectful compliments, and believe in all that report, as will appear at large by the several
Your very obedient servant and friend, papers now lying in the Council office.” Peti.
LOUIS VALENTIN, tioner has, however, not received a penny from the
at Nancy. Treasury since the above order was made, and is If you can, in your reply, send me the address of Dr. thereby reduced to the utmost extremity of want Physical Journal, you will oblige me doubly. As soon as
Granville, principal editor of the London Medical and and misery. Consequently she applied to the queen you know that an English physician has published the to consider ber hard case and give her relief. The eulogy of Jenner or a notice of bis life in a journal or petition was referred to the Lord High Treasurer. separately, (or any) memoir whatever, bavo the goodness A minute, bearing date March 3, 1702/3, records to send it to my address, on the first occasion for Paris, bis decision : "There is no pretence for relief from to "M. Thiebaut de Berneaud, Rue des Sts. Pères No. 46,
en face de la Rue Taranne." ye Queen."
L. L. K.
Addressed “To M. Dubois de Chemant, SurgeonDR. JENNER. —The following apparently inedited Dentist, No. 2, Frith Street, Sobo Square, Loudon.” letter, relating to the discoverer” of vaccination,
W. I. R. V.
would not care to be considered a Maoxman; and
WARBURTON MS. although English is of Teutonic, yet Eoglishmen
King Lear. would open their eyes wide if called Dutchmen. I. i. 201. Seeming sub- Seemly substance. Centuries change a lot, but the change wants a stance,
I. i. 284. At last shame Warburton prints “At lot, it appears, of explanation. Now as to Welsh
last with shame derides," Lord Mayors of London. I think I have unearthed
and corrects to “At last one of the most ancient records of Welsh gentle
with shame abides," which men who have filled this important office. In
in MS. note he says, “I
should rather think the 1273 I find Henry le Waleys was made Lord Mayor
author wrote." of London, and, more than that, was Mayor of Bor.
II. ii. 108. And more And more corrupted ends. deaux in 1275.* Of course it must be admitted
corrupter ends, that Le Waleys means the Welshman.
III. ii. 95. This pro- These prophecies.
IV. vi. 23. The deficient My deficient sight, sight.
IV. vi. 187. This a good This a good plot.
block. WARBURTON'S SHAKESPEAR.'
IV. vi. 211. Which twain Which twain would bave (Concluded from p. 203.)
have brought her to. brought her to.
I. i. 24. Unless the Useless the bookish theI. ii. 17. Cæsar is turn'd Cæsar is turn'd to ear, bookish theoric.
oric, to hear,
MS. expl.note, " i. e., turned I. i. 37. And not by old And as of old gradation. all into attention."
gradation. I. ii. 56. Such dreadful Such dreadful heralds to I. i. 124. At this odd-even At this so deaden and heralds to astonish us. admonish us. MS. expl. and dull watch.
dull watch. note inserted by Warburton 1. i. 125, 126. With [With...... gondolier.] and then crossed out, “This ......& gondolier. is to the purpose in Casca I. i. 136.
Wheeling Wheedling stranger. saying that the heavens stranger. menace. Cassius replies the III. iii. 90. Excellent Excellent wench. So also earth is full of faults, the wretch.
Theobald, chief of which was Cæsar's III, iii. 329. I did say so. I did say sooth. usurpation, Casca carries III. iii, 338. Stol'n hours Warburton prints or and on the thought heralds to of lust.
corrects to of. admonish."
V. i. 84. I do suspect I do suspect this Brach. II. i. 21. But 'tis a com- But 'tis of common proof. this trash.
MS. expl. note, “ So he mon proof.
calls Roderigo, IÍ. i.” II. i.83. For if thou path. For if thou hath. MS. V. ii. 272. O ill-starr'd O ill-starr'd wretch,
expl, note, “To the old wench.
Antony and Cleopatra.
I. ii, 68. Let worse fol- Worst, corrected to worse low worse.
in MS. II. i. 206. Lions with Lions with toils and men toils and men with flatterers. with flatteries.
I. ii. 97. Well, what worst? Well, what worse? Also
Hanmer's reading. II, i. 227. With untired With untired spirits and
I. iii. 26. I saw the trea- I saw
the treasons spirits and formal con- form'd constancy.
planned, stancy. Hamlet.
II. ii. 212. Her gentle- Kere Gentlewomen. War.
burton MS. corrected to I. i. 25. Touching this Touching this dreaded
Her. dreaded sight. spright. Warburton prints
III, iv. 27. Shall stain Shall stay your brother, uote, “ Perhaps Shakespear
Bogwell also conj. stay. wrote spright," and adds
III. v. 13. Then, world, Then would thou hast a MS., “It gives greater thou hast a pair of chaps, pair of chaps no more To elegance to the expression." no more; And throw be- tbrow between them all the He then crosses out both,
tween them all the food food thou hast. They 'll II. ii. 487. So, proceed So proceed you. (To the thcu hast, They'll grind the grind each other. Would you. Player.) one the other.
is the reading of the folios; II. ii. 597. Am I a I am a coward.
each other of Hanmer. coward ?
III, xiii. 10. The meered The meeted (=measured) III, i. 28. Sweet Ger. Sweet Gertrude, leave us
question. Jackson conj. trude, leave us too. two. So the quartos.
meted. IV. v. 166. And in his Warburton prints "re
III. xiii. 23. Whose minis- Whose ministries would grave rain'd many a tear. mains," and corrects in ters would prevail. prevail, Capell's reading. MS, to rain'd.
III. xiii. 105. You were You were balf-blasted
half blasted ere I knew ere I knew you (To Cleo* Chronicles of the Mayors, &c., of London' (London, you: ba !
patra). Ha. Hanmer conj., Trübner & Co., 1863), p. 167.
* To Cleopatra."