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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Villany
 
A very excellent piece of villany.
        Shakespeare.—Titus Andron., Act II. Scene 3. (Aaron in the Forest.)
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Why, here ’s a villain,
Able to corrupt a thousand by example.
        Massinger.—The Old Law.
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The abstract of all villany.
        Cotton.—A Rogue, last Line but three.
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Nothing is sacred now but villany.
        Pope.—Epi. to Sat., Line 170.
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