The very prologue of The Cheats is reminiscent of the quotation from Every Man in His Humour: No a I shall only tell ye, ... no a Our Scenea#39;s all at home.1 As regards this unity of place, Wilson is quite consistent in his following of Jonson. ... methinks I hear you charging me with a Non bene conveniunt, The Story of 3 or 4 years, cramp a#39;d into fewer hours ! And why not? a My design was a History, and if I have kept the Connection, I may reasonably presume I have observa#39;d enough anbsp;...
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