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" Plate sin with gold, And the strong lance of justice hurtless breaks : Arm it in rags, a pigmy's straw doth pierce it. "
Walks through Islington: comprising an historical and descriptive account of ... - Page 380
by Thomas Cromwell - 1835 - 412 pages
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Memorials of Shakspeare: Or, Sketches of His Character and Genius

Nathan Drake - Dramatists, English - 1828 - 494 pages
...with much propriety and elegance: Through tatter'd clothes small vices do appear ; Robes and furr'd gowns hide all. Plate sin with gold, And the strong lance of justice hurtlesg breaks; Arm it in rags, a pigmy straw doth pierce it. We are moved to find that Lear has some...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 2

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...becomes traditional to posterity. — Dryden. MCLVIII. The usurer hangs the cozener. Through tatter'd clothes small vices do appear; Robes, and furred gowns, hide all. Plate sin with gold, And the strong knee of justice hurtless breaks: Arm it in rags, a pigmy straw doth pierce it. Shakspcore. MCLIX. tors,...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - History - 1829
...politician, seem To see the things them ' Through tatter'd clothes small vices do appear ; Robes, and furr'U gowns, hide all. Plate sin with gold, And the strong lance of justice hurtles» breaks : Arm it in гарт, a pigmy's straw dolh pierce it. None does offend, none, I say,...
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Proceedings ... from ... 1819, to January, 1829 [ed.] by a member of the club

Shakespeare club Sheffield - 1829
...possessions ! How finely the undue advantages of wealth and power are depicted in the tragedy of Lear : — " Plate sin with gold, And the strong lance of justice hurtless breaks ; Clothe it in rags, a pigmy straw doth pierce it." And again : " Through tatter' d clothes small vices...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs]. 1st Amer. ed

Laconics - 1829
...becomes traditional to posterity.—Dryden. MCLVIII. The usurer hangs the cozener. Through tatter'd clothes small vices do appear; Robes, and furred gowns, hide all. Plate sm with gold, And the strongT'ance of justice hurtless breaks: Arm it in rags, a pigmy straw doth pierce...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - Drama - 1830
...to use her in that kind For which thou whipp'st her. The usurer hangs the cozener. Robes, and furr'd gowns, hide all. Plate sin with gold, And the strong...breaks: Arm it in rags, a pigmy's straw doth pierce it. None does offend, none, I say, none; I'll able 'em : 5 Take that of me, my friend, who have the power...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - Drama - 1830
...her. The usurer hangs the cozener. Through tatter'd clothes small vices do appear ; Robes, and furr'd gowns, hide all. Plate sin with gold, And the strong lance of justice hurtless breaks : Ann it in rags, a pigmy's straw doth pierce it. None does offend, none, I say, none ; I'll able 'em...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1831
...(12) Possess. (13) Look asquint. Through talter'd clothe» small vices do appear ; Robes, and i'urr'd gowns, hide all. Plate sin with gold, And the strong lance of justice hurtlcss breaks : Arm it in га?9, a pigmy s straw doth pierce it. N f >nt does offend, none, I say,...
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Walks Through Islington: Comprising an Historical and Descriptive Account of ...

Thomas Kitson Cromwell - Islington (London, England) - 1835 - 412 pages
...thief. Hark in thine ear: change places ; and, handy dandy, which is the justice, which is the thief?' ' Through tattered clothes small vices do appear : Robes,...rags, a pigmy's straw doth pierce it.' " We found Corrall, and his wife and child, at No. 3, Bishop's Place, Copenhagen Street. The overseers would have...
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Lectures on homiletics and preaching. With a preface, an appendix, and notes ...

Ebenezer Porter - History - 1835
...describes the partiality with which worldly favour regards the same action in different circumstances — " Plate sin with gold, " And the strong lance of justice...breaks; Arm it in rags, a pigmy's straw doth pierce it." Prejudice is a complex term, by which we designate the state of a man's mind, which is unfavourable...
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