The New International Encyclopædia/Audrey
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|Edition of 1905. See also As You Like It, A Tale of a Tub (play) and Mary Johnston (novelist) on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.|
AUDREY, a̤'drĭ. (1) A shepherdess in Shakespeare's pastoral comedy, As You Like It. Her relations, as the untutored child of nature, with Touchstone, the motley of a court, form some of the most diverting scenes of the play. (2) A character in Jonson's comedy, A Tale of a Tub. (3) The title of a popular novel by Mary Johnston (1902).