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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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Poetry for Schools: Designed for Reading and Recitation : the Whole Selected ...

American poetry - 1842 - 348 pages
...not substantial things ; There is no armor against fate : Death lays his icy hands on kings : Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked sithe and spade. Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill ;...
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Illustrations of the tragedies of Ęschylus and Sophocles from the Greek ...

John Frederick Boyes - 1842
...great, the base, the coward, and the brave. Granville'B Meditation on Death. Sceptre and crownMust tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Shirley's Contest луНЬ Ajax and Ulysses. There is also a capital passage in the third Eclogue of...
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The Family Magazine, Or, Weekly Abstract of General Knowledge, Volume 1

1843
...fate ; Death 1 1 ys his icy hands on kings ; Sceptre anil crown Mu- ! tumble down. And in the dusl be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men with »words mav reap the field, Ami plant fresh biurels where ihey kill ; But their strong nerves at last...
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The Catholic weekly instructor

1844
...substantial things; There is no armour against fate, Death lays his icy liands on kings: • Soegtre and crown Must tumble; down, And in the dust be equal...crooked scythe and spade. Some men with swords may reap tlie field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill ; But their strong nerves at last must yield, They...
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The Guide to Knowledge, Or Repertory of Facts: Forming a Complete Library of ...

Robert Sears - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1844 - 484 pages
...substantial iluncs : There is no armor against fute ; Death lays his icy hands on kings , Sceptre und crown Must tumble down. And in the dust be equal made...With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men with su-ords may reap the field. And plant fresh laurels и Iiere they kill ; Rut their strong nerves at...
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Whitefriars: Or, The Days of Charles the Second: An Historical Romance, Volume 1

Emma Robinson - Great Britain - 1844
...his favourites, in the Contention of Ajax and Ulysses. " The glories of our birth and state Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." " I would your grace had a better voice — you have a good will," said Wilmot, whose eyes were full...
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The Social History of Great Britain During the Reigns of the ..., Volume 2

William Goodman - Great Britain - 1844
...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...made ,. ' With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Borne men with swords may reap the field, And plant the laurels where they kill; But their strong nerves...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...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 «paje. Some men with swords may reap the fitli, And plant fresh laurels where they kill ; But their...
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The Illustrated Book of Christian Ballads and Other Poems, Volume 14

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Ballads, English - 1844 - 164 pages
...not 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 spadc . Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill ; But their...
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Whitefriars; or, The days of Charles the second [by E. Robinson].

1844
...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 made AY'ith the poor crooked scythe and spade." " I would your grace had a better voice — you have a good...
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