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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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Hymns and anthems

Hymns, English - 1845 - 300 pages
...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 : Only the actions of the just Smell sweet and blossom in the dust. LXX. WHAT'S hallowed ground ? Has...
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Mount Sorel; or, The heiress of the De Veres, by the author of the 'Two old ...

Anne Marsh- Caldwell - 1845
...not substantial things ; There is no armour against fate ; Death lays his iey hand on Kings. Sceptre and crown, Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made, With the poor crooked scythe and spade. SHIRLEY. IT was perfectly true—Mr. Entwistle was dead; and he had left his affairs in the most horrible...
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The wanderings of a pen and pencil, by F.P. Palmer and Alfred Crowquill

Francis Paul Palmer, Alfred Henry Forrester - 1846
...substantial things ; " There is no armour against Fate, " Death lays her icy hands on kings ; " Sceptre and crown " Must tumble down, " And in the dust be...equal made, " With the poor crooked scythe and spade." " The true name of this place," says Skelton the historian, "was, in Saxon, CEwhylme (Origo-fontis,...
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The Christian pioneer, ed. by J.F. Winks

Joseph Foulkes Winks
...ndt substantial things ; There is no armour against fate; Death lays his icy hand oil kmgs ; Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. The garlands wither on your brow ; Then boast no more your mighty deeds ; Upon denth's purple altur...
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The wanderings of a pen and pencil

F. P. Palmer, Alfred Henry Forrester - England - 1846 - 278 pages
...substantial things; " There is no armour against Fate, " Death lays her icy hands on kings ; " Sceptre and crown " Must tumble down, " And in the dust be...equal made, " With the poor crooked scythe and spade." " The true name of this place," says Skelton the historian, " was, in Saxon, (Ewhylme (Origo-fontis,...
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The Wesleyan methodist association magazine

1846
...shadows, not substantial thmgs. There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy baud on kings. Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." are in the graves shall hear the voice of the " Son of Man." and come forth. Immortality is brought...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 47

Reuben Percy, John Timbs - Literary Criticism - 1846
...There is no armour against.tale ; Death lays his icy hands on kings. Sceptre and crown Must tumhle down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. A few old encaustic tiles, brasses, and scattered pieces of painted glass remaining in the window,...
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The Family Christian Almanac for the United States, for the Year of Our Lord ...

David Young - Almanacs, American - 1851
...not substantial thing« : There is no armor against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings ; Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal...scythe and spade. Some men with swords may reap the ñeld, And plant fresh laurels where they kill ; Bnt their strong nerves at last must yield, They tame...
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Reliques of Ancient English Poetry: Consisting of Old Heroic Ballads, Songs ...

Thomas Percy - Ballads, English - 1847 - 307 pages
...shadows, not substantial things ; There is no armour against fate : Death lays his icy hands on kings : Scepter and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust...equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. 10 70 But their strong nerves at last must yield ; They tame but one another still. Early or late They...
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New Quarterly Review; Or, Home, Foreign and Colonial Journal, Volume 8

Literary Criticism - 1847
...poor." Mr. Howell has compared Shirley's quaint verse, — " Death lays his icy hand on kings : Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scithe and spade." " In they go, Beggar and banker, porter, gentleman, The cinder-wench and white-handed...
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