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LIKE MASTER LIKE MAN:

A NOVEL

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

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LIKE MASTER LIKE MAN:

A NOVEL

IN TWO VOLUMES.

BY THE LATE

JOHN PALMER,

( OF THE THEATRE ROYAL, IN THE HAYMARKET:)

SON TO THE DECEASED AND CELEBRATED

JOHN PALMER,

OF THE THEATRE ROYAL DRURY-LANE, AND OF THE

ABOVE MENTION'D THEATRE.

WITH A

PREFACE,

BY

GEORGE COLMAN, THE YOUNGER.

VOL. II.

LONDON:
Printed for the relief of the Author's Widow, and

sold by W. Earle, at his Original English and
Foreign Library, Albemarle Street, Piccadilly.

1811.

249.8.497

1

LIKE MASTER LIKE MAN.

CHAPTER 1,

Friend, were the merits of thy nation scann'd
From one particular, and thou the sample,
I should affirm thy countrymen all heart;
Stuff'd with such various, manly qualities,
That it doth grievously perplex their brains
To find fit seasons when to exercise them!

COLMAN THE YOUNGER.

A KNOCK at Philip's door awoke him (after a night of dissipation) at an early hour.

“ Who's there?” demanded he, peevish

ly.

I, by myself, I,” answer'd Haw- . buck.

• Come in.-Well, what's the matter >"}
os
Nothing that I do know on.

wake me, then?"
“ I did not know thee wast asleep.”
VOL. II,

B

Why did

you wake

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