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" All murder'd: for within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples of a king Keeps Death his court, and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state and grinning at his pomp... "
The Works of Shakespear: In Eight Volumes - Page 52
by William Shakespeare - 1747
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...by the ghosts they have depos'd : Some poison' d by their wives ; some sleeping All murder'd : — For within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples of a king, Keeps Death his court : and t nere the antic sits, Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp; Allowing him a breath, a little...
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Characters of Shakespear's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1817 - 352 pages
...ghosts they dispossess'd ; Some poison'd by their wives, some sleeping kill'd; All murder'd:—for within the hollow crown, That rounds the mortal temples of a king, Keeps death his court: and there the antic sits, Scoffing hjs state, and grinning at his pomp! Allowing him a breath, a little scene To...
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Elements of criticism [by H. Home].

Henry Home (lord Kames.) - 1817
...variety of action.* And Shakespeare personifies death and its operations in a manner singularly fanciful: -Within the hollow crown That rounds the mortal temples of a king, Keeps Death his court; and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp; Allowing him a breath, a little scene To...
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Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 323 pages
...the ghosts they dispossess'd ; Some poison'd by their wives, some sleeping kill'd ; All murdcr'd :— for within the hollow crown, That rounds the mortal...king, Keeps death his court : and there the antick sits, Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp ! Allowing him a breath, a little scene To monarchize,...
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Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 323 pages
...ghosts they dispossess'd ; Some poison'd by their wives, some sleeping kill'd ; All murder'd : — for within the hollow crown, That rounds the mortal...king, Keeps death his court - and there the antick sits, Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp ! Allowing him a breath, a little scene To monarchize,...
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Characters of Shakespear's Plays

William Hazlitt - Drama - 1818 - 352 pages
...ghosts they dispossess'd ; Some poison'd by their wives, some sleeping kill'd ; All murder'd : — for within the hollow crown, That rounds the mortal temples of a king, Keeps deatli his court: and there the antic sits, Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp ! Allowing...
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Select Plays of William Shakespeare: In Six Volumes. With the ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1820
...the ghosts they have depos'd;1 Some poison'd by their wives, some sleeping kill'd; All murder'd : — For within the hollow crown, That rounds the mortal...king, Keeps death his court: and there the antick sits,* Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp; Allowing him a breath, a little scene To monarchize,...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 16

William Shakespeare - 1821
...by the ghosts they have depos'd1 ; Some poison'd by their wives, some sleeping kill'd; All murder'd :—For within the hollow crown, That rounds the mortal...king, Keeps death his court: and there the antick sits 2 , Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp; Allowing him a breath, a little scene, sepulchral...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 18

William Shakespeare - 1821
...made sport by mocking the graver personages. JOHNSON. In King Richard II. we have the same image : " - within the hollow crown " That rounds the mortal temples...king " Keeps death his court : and there the antick sits " Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp." STEEVENS. It is not improbable that Shakspeare...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 18

William Shakespeare - 1821
...made sport by mocking the graver personages. JOHNSON. In King Richard II. we have the same image : " within the hollow crown " That rounds the mortal temples...of a king " Keeps death his court : and there the anticlc sits " Scoffing his state, and grinning at his pomp." STEEVENS. It is not improbable that Shakspeare...
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