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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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The rose-bud, a Christian gift to the young

Rose-Bud - 1853
...queen Victoria enjoy her royal home; and at last, when " Sceptre and crown shall tumble down, And all in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade," may she receive a kingdom that shall not pass away, and wear a crown that shall never fade. JHC THE...
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History of Worksop: with historical descriptive and discursive sketches of ...

Edwin Eddison - Sherwood Forest - 1854 - 336 pages
...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." Intimately connected with Birkland aud its former sports, and perhaps more interesting from the fact...
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Persons and Pictures from the Histories of France and England: From the ...

Henry William Herbert - France - 1854 - 440 pages
...departing had discovered that "There is no armor against fate; Death lays his icy hands ou kings ; Sceptre and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade." The Earl of Bedford, the wise regent, had succeeded to the sway of England, and so much of France as...
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History of Worksop; with ... sketches of Sherwood forest and the neighbourhood

Edwin Eddison - 1854
...substantial things : There is no armour against fate : Deal- li 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." Intimately connected with Birkland and its former sports, and perhaps more interesting from the fact...
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Letters from the Nile

John William Clayton - Egypt - 1854 - 110 pages
...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 With the poor crooked scythe and spade. SHIRLEY. THE ruined city of El Kab was our next stoppage, near which are some curious grottos, containing...
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The standard speaker: containing exercises in prose and poetry for ...

1854
...not substantial things ; There is no armor against Fate ; Death lays his icy hand on Kings ! Sceptre, Crown, Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crookeid scythe and spade. Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they...
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Gems of thought and flowers of fancy, ed. by R.W. Procter

Gems - 1855
...not substantisl things ; There is no armour against fate : Death lays his icy hands on kings; Scep're and crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal...Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant fre^h laurels where they kiH ; But their strong nerves at last must yield, They tame but one another...
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A Selection from the sermons of Rev. John Humphrey

John Humphrey - 1856 - 320 pages
...against fate, Death lays his icy hand on kings. Sceptre and crown, both tumble down, Aud in the dust are equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men with swords mny reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill, But their strong nerves at last must yield...
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Reliques of ancient English poetry: consisting of old heroic ..., Volume 1

Thomas Percy, George Gilfillan - Ballads, English - 1858
...substantial things; There is no armour against fate: Death lays his icy hands on kings: Scepter and crown 5 Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men with s%vords may reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill: 10 But then- strong nerves at...
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A Manchester book. The song of the cat, a legend of the Chancery court, ed ...

Henry Green - 1858
...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 !" Note 10, page 34. " Odds ! tarts and butter-cakes ! what a pattern-riot !" The Natural History of...
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