Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.


The most magnificent and costly dome
Is but an upper chamber to a tomb.
Dr. Young.—The Last Day, Book II. Line 87.

And so sepulchred, in such pomp dost lie,
That kings, for such a tomb, would wish to die.
Milton.—Epitaph on Shakespeare.