EMEDD Citations for "buriasso"

Ian Lancashire
University of Toronto

for the Shakespeare Association of America
San Francisco 1999

  1. buriasso (Italian entry by John Florio 1598)

    Buriasso, a stickler or iudge of any combatants, such a one as brings into the listes such as shall fight a combat, or run at tilt. Also a prompter, or one that keepes the book for plaiers, and teacheth them, or schollers their kue.

© Feb. 1999