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" Come, violent death, Serve for mandragora to make me sleep. Go tell my brothers ; when I am laid out, They then may feed in quiet. "
Tait's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 34
edited by - 1851
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The Monthly Magazine, Or, British Register, Volume 26

British periodicals - 1808
...is a metaphysical conceit The Duchess of Malty, just before she dies, says, " Yet stay, heaven-gates are not so highly arched as princes' palaces ; they that enter there must go upon their knees." The passage in Shakspeare, which every one is acquainted with, runs thus : — " See, boys ! this gate...
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Specimens of English dramatic poets, who lived about the time of Shakspeare ...

Charles Lamb - 1808
...for your able strength Must pull down heaven upon me. Yet stay, heaven gates are not so highly arch'd As princes' palaces ; they that enter there . Must go upon their knees. Come, violent death, Serve for Mandragora to make me sleep. Go tell my brothers ; when I am laid out,...
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Specimens of English Dramatic Poets, who Lived about the Time of Shakspeare ...

Charles Lamb - English drama - 1813 - 484 pages
...for your able strength Must pull down heaven upon me. Yet stay, heaven gates are not so highly arch'd As princes' palaces ; they that enter there Must go upon their knees. Come, violent death, Serve for Mandragora to make me sleep. Go tell my brothers ; when I am laid out,...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 2

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...arbitrary power, and preserve the liberty of Old England for ever, huzza! — Steevens. DCCLXXXVIII. Heaven's gates are not so highly arched As princes'...palaces; they that enter there Must go upon their knees. Webster. DCCLXXX1X. DCCXC. Some people are commended for a giddy kind of good humour, which is as much...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...arbitrary power, and preserve the liberty of Old England for ever, huzza!—Steeveru. DCCLXXXVIII. As princes' palaces; they that enter there Must go upon their knees. Heaven's gates are not so highly arched DCCLXXXIX. Webster. DCCXC. Some people are commendcxl for a...
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History of the English Language and Literature

Robert Chambers, Royal Robbins - English language - 1837 - 328 pages
...your able strength Must pull down Heaven upon me. Yet stay ! Heaven's gates are not so highly arch'd As Princes' palaces ! They that enter there Must go upon their knees. Come violent death, Serve for mandragora to make me sleep ! Go, tell my brothers, when I am laid out,...
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History of the English Language and Literature

Robert Chambers - English language - 1837 - 328 pages
...your able strength Must pull down Heaven upon me. Yet stay ! Heaven's gates are not so highly arch'd As Princes' palaces ! They that enter there Must go upon their knees. Come violent death, Serve for mandragora to make me sleep ! Go, tell my brothers, when I arn laid out,...
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Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of Great Britain, Volume 2

1837
...your able strength, Must pull down heaven upon me : Yet stay, heaven-gates are not so highly arch'd As princes' palaces ; they that enter there. Must go upon their knees. Come, violent death, Serve for mandragora, to make me sleep. Go, tell my brothers, when I am laid out,...
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Memoirs of the life, character, and ministry of William Dawson

James Everett - 1842
...when hills melt with lightning, and The rough anger of the clouds: " Heaven's gates are not so higbly arched As princes' palaces ; they that enter there Must go upon their Lnees." Though not at all parsimonious in praise himself, when called for, and ready to make selections...
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Specimens of English Dramatic Poets: Who Lived about the Time of ..., Volume 1

Charles Lamb - English drama - 1844
...for your able strength Must pull down heaven upon me. Yet stay, heaven gates are not so highly arch'd As princes' palaces ; they that enter there Must go upon their knees. Come, violent death, Serve for Mandragora to make me sleep. Go tell my brothers ; when I am laid out,...
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