Sentence Examples


  • The " Mermaid " is sometimes described as in Bread Street, and at other times in Friday Street and also in Cheapside.
  • The Best Plays of Ford were edited for the "Mermaid Series" in 1888, with an introduction by W.
  • It was in this block that the " Mermaid " was situated, and there appear to have been entrances from each street.
  • It is mentioned in a comedy entitled Ram Alley (1611) and Lilly the 2 Various changes in the names of the taverns are made in the folio edition of this play (1616) from the quarto (1601); thus the Mermaid of the quarto becomes the Windmill in the folio, and the Mitre of the quarto is the Star of the folio.
  • What makes this fact still more certain is the circumstance that a haberdasher in Cheapside living "'twixt Wood Street and Milk Street," two streets on the north side opposite Bread and Friday Streets, described himself as " over against the Mermaid tavern in Cheapside."