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" I'll give my jewels for a set of beads; My gorgeous palace for a hermitage; My gay apparel for an alms-man's gown; My... "
Shakespeare's Tragedy of King Richard the Second - Page 100
by William Shakespeare - 1876 - 225 pages
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Selected Poems

William Shakespeare - Poetry - 1995 - 128 pages
...palace for a hermitage, My gay apparel for an almsman's gown, My figured goblets for a dish of wood, My sceptre for a palmer's walking staff, My subjects...grave, A little little grave, an obscure grave; Or I'll be buried in the king's high way, Some way of common trade, where subjects' feet May hourly trample...
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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1996 - 1263 pages
...an almsman's gown, My figured goblets for a dish of wood, My sceptre for a palmer's walking-staff, me p 3 I'll be buried in the king's highway, Some way of common trade, where subjects' feet May hourly trample...
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William Shakespeare's Richard II

Michael Morrison - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 125 pages
...palace for a hermitage;/ My gay apparel for an almsman's gown;/ My figured goblets for a dish of wood,/ My sceptre for a palmer's walking staff;/ My subjects...saints;/ And my large kingdom for a little grave" (146-152). Even so, Richard retains enough self-possession to comfort the weeping Aumerle. Although...
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The King's Two Bodies: A Study in Mediaeval Political Theology

Ernst Hartwig Kantorowicz - History - 1997 - 568 pages
...an almsman's gown: My figured goblets for a dish of wood: My sceptre for a palmer's walking-staff: My subjects for a pair of carved saints, And my large...little grave, A little little grave, an obscure grave. The shiver of those anaphoric clauses is followed by a profusion of gruesome images of High-Gothic...
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Gravelight

Marion Zimmer Bradley - Fiction - 1998 - 352 pages
...she would once have thought it to summon storms with a wave of her hand. FIFTEEN THE GAP IS THE GRAVE And my large kingdom for a little grave, A little little grave, an obscure grave; — WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE / GUESS I MANAGED TO SLEEP A LITTLE AFTER ALL. Truth uncoiled herself from...
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William Shakespeare, Richard II

Martin Coyle - Drama - 1998 - 192 pages
...an almsman's gown: My figured goblets for a dish of wood: My sceptre for a palmer's walking-staff: My subjects for a pair of carved saints. And my large...little grave, A little little grave, an obscure grave. (III.iii.l47ff.) The shiver of those anaphoric clauses is followed by a profusion of gruesome images...
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Richard II

William Shakespeare, John Seely, Ken Elliott - Great Britain - 2000 - 247 pages
...almsman's gown, My figured goblets for a dish of wood, 150 My sceptre for a palmer's walking-staff, My subjects for a pair of carved saints, And my large...grave, A little, little grave, an obscure grave; Or I'll be buried in the King's highway, Some way of common trade, where subjects' feet May hourly trample...
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A Mirror for Magistrates and the de Casibus Tradition

Paul Vincent Budra - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 119 pages
...Richard, in the Flint Castle scene (3.3), he rushes towards a tragic end, offering, unbidden, to give 'my large kingdom for a little grave, / A little little grave, an obscure grave' (i53-4). His ability to summon up all the possible humiliations that majesty is prone to - 'Must he...
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Shakespeare: la invención de lo humano

Harold Bloom, Tomás Segovia - Characters and characteristics in literature - 2001 - 734 pages
...for a hermitage; / My gay apparel for an almsman's gown; / My figur'd goblets for a dish of wood; / My sceptre for a palmer's walking staff; / My subjects...grave, / A little little grave, an obscure grave, / Or I'll buried ˇn the king's highway, / Some way of common trade, where subjects' feet / May hourly trample...
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Shakespeare's Political Realism: The English History Plays

Tim Spiekerman - Drama - 2001 - 208 pages
...palace for a hermitage; My gay apparel for an almsman's gown; My figur'd goblets for a dish of wood; My sceptre for a palmer's walking staff; My subjects...little grave, A little little grave, an obscure grave . . . (III.iii. 143-1 55) Richard's grandiose language betrays something more than simple contentment...
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