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hare? — “What sayest thou to [the melancholy of] a,” 1 HENRY IV., i. 2. 75. “The following extract from Turberville's Book on Hunting and Falconry is a better explanation of this passage than any given by the commentators: ‘The Hare first taught us the use of the hearbe called Wyld Succory, which is very excellent for those which are disposed to be melancholicke: shee herselfe is one of the most melancholicke beasts that is, and to heale her own infirmitie she goeth commonly to sit under that hearbe’” (STAUNTON) .

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