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LONDON, SATURDAY, JANUARY 2, 1909. and the Editor, himself a veteran, can point

to a bodyguard that has served under inost CONTENTS.-No. 1.

or all of his predecessors. That he can with NOTBS :-The Tenth Series—Marlowe and Shakespeare, 1 absolute assurance indicate any signature as -Horn and the 'Incendium Divini Amoris; ? French appearing in the earliest and in the latest Proverbial Phrases-Frozen Words, 3-Brror in 'Polipbili Hypnerotomachia '—" Rigadoon"-"A jolly good fellow" volumes may not be said. There are those, in Italiau–"Adding insult to injury" - Aylsham Cloth, however, whose work is of frequent occur4—Sit loose to "_"Yaws"-Dr. Bright's Epitaph-Horn Dancing-Mrs. Corney-History "made in Germany," 5

rence in the First and the Ninth Series, and Coup de Jarnac" - Somerset Dialect-Tacitus ana tbe will, it is to be hoped and expected, be exGesta Romanorum'-"Lombard "-"Ringing for Gofer" tended to that this week begun. We need "Magsman"-Shakespeare Allusion-Railway RelicGreen, 6.

only mention LORD ALDENHAM, MR. EDWARD QUERIÉS :- Sadler's Wells Play alluded to by Wordsworth. PEACOCK (under various signatures), and MR.

trix Speech by Earl of Sussex – Mayers' Song, 7-– Right EVERARD HOME COLEMAN as among those Hon. E. Southwell-Francis Hawes : Sir T. Leman- who virtually bridge over the period between "Ample"-Quesnel—" Virtue of necessity

the inception of N. & Q.' and the point it -"Not all who seem to fail"-Council of Constance, 8Ejected Priests – “Don't shoot" – Bagshaw " From has now reached. So far as those at the

"Going the round" — Marriage RegistersInterment in other people's Graves-Bishop John Hall

, is the difficulty of stretching our pages so

helm are aware, the only cause for regret REPLIES :- Lord Stafford's French Wife, 10—"Talar" or as to include all of temporary or permanent "Tartar," 11– Abbey of Kilkhampton,' 12-". Molubdi- value that knocks at the door. 'Meantime nous slowbelly"-Euchre-Wykebamical Word "Toys' Deffand's Letters - George Eliot and Blank Verse, 14– constitute a numerous and stalwart band, Island of Providence, 13 - Celtic Titles - Madame du the imitators and descendants of ‘N. & Q.' Fable as to Child-murder- Queen Elizabeth and New Hall and there are few counties or districts the - Folk-lore of Childbirth-Pr. Parkins, 15.- My Old Oak folk-lore or speech of which is not in course "God's silly vassal"-Beadnell, 17-Epigram on Madame of being preserved and calendared. de Pompadour-Banns of Marriage-"Papers"_" Boast

EDITOR. -Birch-sap Wine, 18. NOTES ON BOOKS:-Besant's London in the Time of the Stuarts'--'The Blood Royal of Britain'--'A Patience

MARLOWE AND SHAKESPEARE. Pricket-Book.' Notices to Correspondents.

A CAREFUL perusal of the first sestiad of

'Hero and Leander' reveals numerous turns Notes,

of expression out of the ordinary, many of

which were subsequently used by ShakeTHE TENTH SERIES.

speare, and by him (usually) but orice. I do In congratulating his readers upon the not own any edition of Marlowe's poem with dawn of another year and the beginning of numbered lines, but the interested reader a fresh Series the Editor takes the oppor- will, I think, find little difficulty, as I have tunity of pointing to the amount of work arranged the extracts consecutively as they that has been accomplished during the fifty- occur. five years in which ‘N. & Q.' has been before

Rose-cheeked Adonis kept a solemn feast. the public. It is impossible to calculate how

Hero and Leander.' many busy pencils have been occupied in Rose-cheek'd Adonis hied him to the chase. making the notes which, in obedience to

Venus and Adonis,' 3. the suggestion of Capt. Cuttle, have been

Why art thou not in love, and loved of all ? crystallized in his pages, or how much Though thou be fair, yet be not thine own thrall. scholarship has been advantaged by the

• H. and L. habit of annotation which has been begotten. How love makes young men thrall, and old men It is now a commonplace to say that no

dote. – V. and A., 873. serious study can often be conducted with

And stole away the enchanted yar.fr's mind. out the one hundred and odd volumes of

• H. and L.' ‘N. & Q.' being constantly laid under con- Each cye that saw him did enchant the mind. tribution. Out of the queries that have

‘Los. Comp.,' 128. appeared and been answered books have

Nor that night-wandering, pale and walery star. been extracted, and there are not wanting

H. and L.' works of reference which would never have Nine changes of the watery star. been attempted had the information pre

• Winter's Tale,' I. ii. l. served in our pages been inaccessible. That

Incens'd with savage heat, gallop amain. the study of antiquities, like that of the law,

'H. and Li' is conducive to long life is testified by the

Sick-thoughted Venus makes amain unto him. signatures still to be found in our pages,

V. and A.,' 5.

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