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" To monarchize, be fear'd and kill with looks, Infusing him with self and vain conceit, As if this flesh which walls about our life Were brass impregnable, and... "
Elements of Criticism - Page 144
by Lord Henry Home Kames - 1772
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The Gender of Death: A Cultural History in Art and Literature

Karl Siegfried Guthke - Art - 1999 - 297 pages
...the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping killed, All murdered. For within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples...a king Keeps Death his court; and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp, Allowing him a breath, a little scene, To monarchize,...
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William Shakespeare, Richard II

Martin Coyle - Drama - 1998 - 192 pages
...Act III scene iii) King. . . . Some poyson'd by their Wives, some sleeping kill'd; All murther'd: for within the hollow Crown That rounds the mortal Temples of a King, Keeps death his Court, and there the Antique sits, Scoffing his State, and grinning at his Pomp! . . . Cover your heads and mock not flesh...
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Figures de la royauté en Angleterre: de Shakespeare à la Glorieuse Révolution

François Laroque, Franck Lessay - English literature - 1999 - 198 pages
...la souveraineté des ombres, celle des spectres et de la mort, "for within the hollow crown / Thaï rounds the mortal temples of a king / Keeps death his court, and there the antic sits" (Richard II, m.2.160-162). Car, en dernière analyse, ce que nous disent ces rois de carnaval...
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Abolitionists Abroad: American Blacks and the Making of Modern West Africa

Lamin Sanneh - History - 2009 - 320 pages
...daughter; he no want to be king."11 It requires little imagination to appreciate the dangers lurking "within the hollow crown that rounds the mortal temples of a king," to understand chiefs' fearing a more powerful rival and the constant threat of being hustled into the...
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Shakespeare: The Basics

Sean McEvoy - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 282 pages
...Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping kill'd, All murdered. For within the hollow crown l 60 That rounds* the mortal temples of a king Keeps Death his court; and there the antic* sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp, Allowing him a breath, a little scene. To monarchise,...
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Richard II

William Shakespeare, John Seely, Ken Elliott - Great Britain - 2000 - 247 pages
...deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping killed, All murdered. For within the hollow crown 160 That rounds the mortal temples of a king Keeps death his court; and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp, Allowing him a breath, a little scene, To monarchize,...
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A Mirror for Magistrates and the de Casibus Tradition

Paul Vincent Budra - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 119 pages
...the sad stories and draws a contemptus mundi moral through the image of 'antic Death' keeping court within 'the hollow crown / That rounds the mortal temples of a king' (i60-1). His spirits rise briefly when he is chided by Richmond, but when he learns of the desertion...
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Fools Are Everywhere: The Court Jester Around the World

Beatrice K. Otto - History - 2001 - 420 pages
...death more eloquently expressed than in Shakespeare's history of King Richardll, (1597): . . . for within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples...a king Keeps Death his court, and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp. (3. 2.160- 63) m A fool could also be anyone who...
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The Confucian Kingship in Korea: Yŏngjo and the Politics of Sagacity

JaHyun Kim Haboush - History - 2001 - 329 pages
...ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping killed — All murdered; for within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples...a king Keeps Death his court; and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp; . . . — Shakespeare, Richard II THE GREAT KING...
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Shakespeare: la invención de lo humano

Harold Bloom, Tomás Segovia - Characters and characteristics in literature - 2001 - 734 pages
...ghosts they have deposed, / Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping kill'd, / All murthered-for within the hollow crown /That rounds the mortal temples...king / Keeps Death his court, and there the antic sits, / Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp, / Allowing him a breath, a little scene, /To monarchize,...
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