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" His honour and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations ; he shall flourish, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him ; our children's children Shall see this and bless heaven. "
The works of Shakespear, with a glossary, pr. from the Oxford ed. in quarto ... - Page 359
by William Shakespeare - 1747
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Sylvan sketches; or, A companion to the park and the shrubbery, by the ...

Elizabeth Kent (botanist.) - 1825 - 408 pages
...Shakespeare makes Cranmer say of King James, in anticipation of his birth — " he shall flourish, And like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him :" But this passage, which occurs in the last scene of Henry the Eighth, is by some persons supposed...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text by G. Steevens ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1826
...shine, His honour, and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations : He shall flourish, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him : Our children's children Shall see this, and bless heaven. K. Hen. Thou speakest wonders.] Cran. She...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1829
...slime, His honour and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations : He shall flourish, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him: — Our children's children Shall see this, and bless Heaven. if. Hen. Thou speakest wonder». Cran....
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An Essay Upon the Influence of the Translation of the Bible Upon English ...

William Thomas Petty- Fitzmaurice (earl of Kerry.) - Bible - 1830 - 82 pages
...Eighth," in Cranmer's prophetic speech, alluding to James the First, he says — He shall flourish, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him. The idea and expression of which lines are eminently scriptural. Also, in "Romeo and Juliet," — Bestrides...
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Richard III. Henry VIII. Troilus and Cressida. Timon of Athens. Coriolanus

William Shakespeare - 1836
...shine, His honor and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations.8 He shall flourish, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him. Our children's children Shall see this, and bless Heaven. K. Hen. Thou speakest wonders.] Cran. She...
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The spirit of the woods, by the author of 'The moral of flowers'.

Rebecca Hey - 1837
...Eighth, he makes Cranmer say, when predicting the birth of King James, — • " He shall flourish, And like a mountain cedar reach his branches To all the plains about him." Innumerable are the passages, both in ancient and modern poetry, which have reference to this noble...
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The wisdom and genius of Shakspeare: comprising moral philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...shine, His honour and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations: He shall flourish, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him: — Our children's children Shall see this, and bless Heaven. 25 — v. 4. 325 Now call we our high...
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Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of ..., Volume 4

John Claudius Loudon - Botany - 1838
...se, i In the last scene of Henry VIII., Cranmer says, speaking of James L, — " He shall flourish, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him." Shakspeare makes several other allusions to the cedar. Drayton calls it " the tufted cedar;" and Fairfax,...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1838
...shine, His honour and the greatness of his name . Shall be, and make new nations : He shall flourisn, And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him:— Our children' children Shall see this, and bless Heaven. K. Hen . Thou speakest wonder;. Cran. She...
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Sketches of the Life and Genius of Shakspeare ...

David Paul Brown - 1838 - 62 pages
...shine, His honor and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations. — He shall flourish And, like a mountain cedar, reach his branches To all the plains about him. Our children's children Shall see this and bless Heaven. But the tribute to royalty was not confined...
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