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Re: Non Sanz Droict
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.1229  Friday, 20 June 2003

[1]     From:   Richard Kennedy <
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        Date:   Thursday, 19 Jun 2003 08:03:02 -0700
        Subj:   Non Sanz Droict

[2]     From:   Colin Cox <
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        Date:   Thursday, 19 Jun 2003 09:42:09 -0700
        Subj:   Re: SHK 14.1218 Non Sanz Droict

[3]     From:   Tom Reedy <
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        Date:   Thursday, 19 Jun 2003 23:48:15 -0500
        Subj:   Non Sanz Droict


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From:           Richard Kennedy <
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Date:           Thursday, 19 Jun 2003 08:03:02 -0700
Subject:        Non Sanz Droict

It should be an easy thing to go to the records office concerned and
find if any other application for arms was declared as "Non Sanz
Droict".  If not, then it would seem NOT to be a rejection, but a motto,
truly intended to be so.

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From:           Colin Cox <
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Date:           Thursday, 19 Jun 2003 09:42:09 -0700
Subject: 14.1218 Non Sanz Droict
Comment:        Re: SHK 14.1218 Non Sanz Droict

James Conlan wrote:

>"Not without mustard." As this is a direct literary allusion, there is no
>need to imagine a satire of Shakespeare at all."

Philip Tomposki writes:

"Actually, there some question as to whether 'Non Sanz Droict' was ever
used by the Shakespeare or his family as a motto."

The line "let the word be not without mustard," in Jonson's play, is in
reference to the clown Sogliardo's coat-of-arms. Sogliardo is being
mocked because he has purchased his title for 

 

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