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" The glories of our blood and state Are shadows, not substantial things; There is no armour against fate: Death lays his icy hand on kings. Sceptre and crown Must tumble down And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. "
The Dramatic Works and Poems of James Shirley - Page 395
by James Shirley, William Gifford, Alexander Dyce - 1833 - 1 pages
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 77

History - 1820
...Fate— DEATH lays his icy hand on Kingi. Sreptre and Crown Must tumble down, And in the dust bepqiml made. With the poor crooked scythe and spade! Some...men with swords may reap the field. And plant fresh laurelc where they kill; But their strong nerves at last must yield s They tame but one another still."...
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The New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as] The New ...

1821
...substantial things ; There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings : — Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." H. JONATHAN KENTUCKY'S JOURNAL. NO. v. June 1. — AT last I have seen the humours of a levee, which...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 2

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Thomas Hood, Theodore Edward Hook, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1821
...substantial things ; There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings : — Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." II. JONATHAN KENTUCKY'S JOURNAL. NO. v. June 1. — AT last I have seen the humours of a levee, which...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 2

1822
...substantial tilings; There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings:— Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." H. JONATHAN KENTUCKY'S JOURNAL. NO. v. June 1.—AT last I have seen the humours of a levee, which...
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical, ecclesiastical ...

Religion - 1822
...uot substantial things, There is no armour against, fate : Death lays his icy Lands on kings. Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made ЛУ ith the poor crooked scythe and spade. . Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant fresh...
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The lyre: a collection of the most approved Scottish, English, and Irish ...

Lyre - 1824
...not substantial things; There is no armour against fate: Death lays his icy hand on kings 1 Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. And must give up their murm'ring breath, When they, pale captives, creep to death. Some men with swords...
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The Englishman's library [ed. by E. H. L.].

Englishman - 1824
...substantial things ; There is no armour against fate ; Death lays his icy bauds on King? : Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made AVith the poor crooked scythe and spade." But even amidst the gorgeous pageantries of that time of...
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Gaieties and Gravities: A Series of Essays, Comic Tales, and ..., Volume 1

Horace Smith - 1825 - 353 pages
...substantial things j There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings: — Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." ADDRESS TO THE ORANGE-TREE AT VERSAILLES, CALLED THE GREAT BOURBON, WHICH IS ABOVE FOUR HUNDRED YEARS...
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The Worcester magazine and historical journal: Containing topographical and ...

William Lincoln, Christopher Columbus Baldwin - 1826
...shadows, not substantial things ; There is no armor against fate ; Death lays his icy hands on kings : Scepter and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust...spade. Some men with swords may reap the field, And must give up their murmuring breathy Vr'hca they pate captives creep to death. The garlands wither...
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The Every Day Book, Or, A Guide to the Year: Describing the ..., Volume 1

William Hone - Political Science - 1826
...not substantial things; There is no armour against fate . Death lays his icy hands on kings : Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal...poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men with swords тяу reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill ; But their strong nerves at last must...
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