Isaac Bickerstaffe or Bickerstaff (26 September 1733 - 1812?) was an Irish playwright and Librettist.
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... printer, continued to produce further issues in 1711 under the "Isaac Bickerstaffe" name from 4 January (No ... In 1753–4, several issues by "William Bickerstaffe, nephew of the late Isaac Bickerstaffe" were published. 1711, with "Donald Macstaff of the North" replacing Isaac Bickerstaffe ...
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“How happy is the sailors life,
From coast to coast to roam;
In every port he finds a wife,
In every land a home.”
—Isaac Bickerstaffe (c. 17351812)
“Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.”
—Bible: Hebrew Jacob, in Genesis, 27:11.
To his mother Rebekah, explaining how the blind Isaac might discover the ploy of his pretending to be Esau. Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents. (25:27)