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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
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Off goes his bonnet to an oyster wench.
        Shakespeare.—King Richard II., Act I. Scene 4. (The King to Aumerle with reference to Bolingbroke.)
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Off with his head! so much for Buckingham.
        Colley Cibber.—Altered by him from Shakespeare.
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For Somerset, off with his guilty head!
        Shakespeare.—King Henry VI., Part III. Act V. Scene 5. (King Edward.)
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1.  If they have done this deed, my noble lord.
2.  If!—thou protector of this damned strumpet,
Talk’st thou to me of ifs?—Thou art a traitor:—
Off with his head!
        Shakespeare.—King Richard III., Act III. Scene 4. (Gloster to Hastings.)
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