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" And nothing can we call our own, but death; And that small model of the barren earth, Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. "
Elocutionary Manual: The Principles of Elocution ; with Exercises and Notations - Page 222
by Alexander Melville Bell - 1887 - 240 pages
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The Gender of Death: A Cultural History in Art and Literature

Karl S. Guthke, Karl Siegfried Guthke - 1999 - 297 pages
...Tamburlaine, v, 3, 217), may formally hold court; Shakespeare describes the scene in famous lines: And nothing can we call our own but death, And that...Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. For God's sake, let us sit upon the ground, And tell sad stories of the death of kings How some have been...
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Shakespeare on Management: Leadership Lessons for Today's Managers

Paul Corrigan - 2000 - 244 pages
...speak: Let's talk of graves, of worms and epitaphs; ... Our lands, our lives and all are Bolingbroke's, And nothing can we call our own but death And that small model of the barren earth Wliich serves aspaste and cover to our bones. For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad...
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William Shakespeare, Richard II

Martin Coyle - 1999 - 192 pages
...frenzied, but withal so affectionate soul. Though the body did not go to Westminster immediately, his tomb, That small model of the barren earth Which serves as paste and cover to our bones the effigy clasping the hand of his youthful consort, was already prepared there, with 'rich gilding...
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The Tragedy of King Richard the Second

William Shakespeare - 2000 - 113 pages
...nostalgia for himself, Richard positions not only himself, but all kings, as inevitably doomed: For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping killed All murdered. (III.2. 155-60) If one takes a long enough...
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Richard II

Andrew Worrall, John Seely - 2000 - 247 pages
...bequeath Save our deposed bodies to the ground? 150 Our lands, our lives, and all are Bolingbroke's, And nothing can we call our own but death, And that...Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories of the death of kings: How some have been...
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Scenes from Shakespeare

Harry Levin - 2000 - 157 pages
...Whereupon this prodigal prince aligns himself with the figures in Sackville's ghostly procession: For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories of the death of kings: How some have been despos'd,, some slain in war, Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their...
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A Mirror for Magistrates and the de Casibus Tradition

Paul Budra, Paul Vincent Budra - 2000 - 119 pages
...the Earl of Wiltshire. Richard's reaction is to sink on the beach in a self-indulgent funk: For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories of the death of kings: How some have been depos'd, some slain in war, Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives,...
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The Royal Book of Lists: An Irreverent Romp Through British Royal History ...

Matt Richardson - 2001 - 336 pages
...been conveniently neglected." (PRINCE CHARLES, ON GEORGE III.) NINE ROYAL ASSASSINATIONS For God's sake let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories...Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping killed, All murdered.... William Shakespeare Richard II 1. EDMUND...
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The Confucian Kingship in Korea: Yŏngjo and the Politics of Sagacity

JaHyun Kim Haboush - 2001 - 329 pages
...his apprehension over Kyongjong. CHAPTER 5 Yongjo's Tragedy: The Prince of Mournful Thoughts ... let us sit upon the ground And tell sad stories of the...Some haunted by the ghosts they have deposed, Some poisoned by their wives, some sleeping killed — All murdered; for within the hollow crown That rounds...
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Shakespeare: la invención de lo humano

Harold Bloom - 2001 - 734 pages
...Pero mejor así, y reconocidamente despreciado, Que despreciado igualmente y adulado, que es peor. And nothing can we call our own but death; / And that...Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. / For God's sake let us sit upon the ground / And tell sad stories of the death of kings: / How some have...
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