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" All the King's horses and all the King's men Could not put Humpty Dumpty together again. "
Life of Sir Henry Lawrence - Page 239
by Sir Herbert Benjamin Edwardes, Herman Merivale - 1872
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Life of Sir Henry Lawrence, Volume 1

Sir Herbert Benjamin Edwardes, Herman Merivale - Colonial administrators - 1872
...independent nation. Nothing, however, will convince some people that a stone is hard, except ruuning their heads against it. This clumsy test had now been...the king's horses and all the king's men Could not pat Humpty Dumpty np again. From the very day that he re-entered his capital, it was clear, even to...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 51

Henry Mills Alden, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - American literature - 1875
...öfter of a holding to the son of a crofter.who has just got married U only a piece of satire, seeing that all the king's horses and all the king's men could not drain it into cultivation, and where the only possible use of the land is to turn it into a sheep-farm,...
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A Book about the Table, Volume 2

Gastronomy - 1875
...ENGLAND, IRELAND, AND SCOTLAND." " Humpty Dumpty sate on a wall Humpty Dumpty had a great fall, All the king's horses and all the king's men, Could not put Humpty Dumpty together again." NURSEUY RHYMES. AB ovo usque ad mala. The Koman practice •"• was to open a repast...
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A Hundred Pounds: A Novelette, to which is Added Bailed Up with a Whitewash ...

James Brunton Stephens - Australian fiction - 1876 - 202 pages
...such agency to help him into his is, humanly speaking, highly improbable; but certain at least it is, that all the king's horses and all the king's men could not have pulled him out of those marvellous breeks. I must leave him in them. They are beyond my grasp....
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Lady Silverdale's Sweetheart, and Other Stories

William Black - 1876 - 288 pages
...offer of a holding to the son of a crofter who has just got married is only a piece of satire, seeing that all the king's horses and all the king's men could not drain it into cultivation — and where the only possible use of the land is to turn it into a sheepfarm,...
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Sermonic fancy work on the figures of our first acquaintances in literature

John Paul Ritchie - Characters and characteristics in literature - 1878 - 167 pages
...THE SPIRIT OF EXCLUSIVENESS. " Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall ; All the king's horses and all the king's men Could not put Humpty Dumpty together again." HPHERE is 'something in a name! "A rose J- by any other name would smell as sweet,"...
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The Juvenile instructor and companion, Volume 30

Young people - 1879
...restored, The fall has been as sudden and complete as that recorded in the nursery rhyme : j " All the king's horses and all the king's men Could not put Humpty Dumpty together again." The king was executed in 1649, and Milton published his " Tenure of Kings and Magistrates...
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The Anatomy of Wealth: Or, The A B C of Every Day Life ...

James Goulton Constable - 1880 - 135 pages
...to be avoided. Humpty Duinpty. Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall, All the king's horses and all the king's men Could not put Humpty Dumpty together again. That is one of the first bits of poetry I ever learnt in my life, and to this day I...
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How We Defended Arábi and His Friends: A Story of Egypt and the Egyptians

Alexander Meyrick Broadley - Egypt - 1884 - 507 pages
...memory of our childhood : — " Humpty Dnmpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall, All the king's horses and all the king's men Could not put Humpty Dumpty up again." Tewfik Pacha was once firmly seated on the wall of Egyptian Nationalism ; he not only deserted the...
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Young Blood

Ernest William Hornung - English fiction - 1901 - 330 pages
...stuff," which he longed to " handle " ; hut the facts were so badly " constructed " (as facts will be) that all the king's horses and all the king's men could not pull them to pieces and put them together again, without spoiling them. Then there were the " unities":...
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