The Fatal Tree

Author: Jake Arnott
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473637775
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. . Drawing on the true story that mesmerised eighteenth-century society, the acclaimed author of The Long Firm delivers a tour de force: a riveting, artful tale of crime and rough justice, love and betrayal.

The Spirit Well The Shadow Lamp And The Fatal Tree

Author: Stephen Lawhead
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 0718039904
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“This reminds me of that first tree—that first, fatal tree.” “Genesis, chapter two,”
said Cass, then added, “'But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the
garden, God hath said, “Ye shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die.”'
That's from Genesis three.” At Kit's surprised expression, she shrugged. “I paid
attention in Sunday school.” “My friends, we stand in the presence of great
mystery,” Thomas declared. “This is an ancient story, and like that tree in Eden, its
roots go deep ...

The Fatal Tree

Author: Stephen Lawhead
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 1401691390
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In this final volume of the fantastic Bright Empires series, Stephen R. Lawhead brings this multi-stranded tale to a stunning and immensely satisfying conclusion. “In the sweeping style of George R. R. Martin and J. R. Tolkien, Lawhead ...

The Fatal Gallows Tree

Author: John Deane Potter
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... and escape the Pressure of the Mob, which is prodigious, nay, almost
incredible, if we consider the Frequency of these Executions in London, which is
once a Month; I mounted my Horse, and accompanied the melancholy
Cavalcade From Newgate to the fatal Tree. The Criminals were Five in Number. I
was much disappointed at the Unconcern and Carelessness that appeared in the
Faces of Three of the unhappy Wretches : The countenances of the other Two
were spread with that ...

The Childrens Magazine

Author: winks and bow
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Sinner I on the fatal tree Jesus gives his life for thee ! Now his life is ebbing fast;
Soon the conflict will -be past ; Lo I he bows his sacred head ; Christ, the Son of
God, is dead 1 Sinner ! on the fatal tree Jesus gives his life for thee ! Yes, the
Saviour full of love, Left his Father's home above, Left his mansions in the sky, To
live with us, and bleed, and die! Sinner I on the fatal tree Jesus gives his life for
thee I But a day is drawing near, Day of wonder, day of fear, When the Lamb that
there ...

The Celtic Magazine

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He first laid hands on me ; If death did not arrest my cuurse, Avenged I should be.
But limit only, &c. I've led a life o' meikle strife, Sweet peace ne'er smiled on me, It
grieves me Hair that I maun gue An' na avenged be. But dantonly, &c. The verses
of the song above given represent him as a musician, and as determined to
display, which ho certainly did, a mood of recklessness such as the boldest felon
seldom evinces when bolo\v the fatal tree. Bums on his tour through the
Highlands, ...

The Celtic Magazine Conducted By A Mackenzie And A Macgregor

Author: Alexander Mackenzie
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But dantonly, ic. I've led a life o' meikle strife, Sweet peace ne'er smiled on me, It
grieves me sair that I maun gae An' na avenged be. But dantonly, ic. The verses
of the song above given represent him as a musician, and as determined to
display, which he certainly did, a mood of recklessness such as the boldest felon
seldom evinces when below the fatal tree. Burns on his tour through the
Highlands, it is very probable learned both the air and the tradition connected
with it, and it may ...

Heart Of Mid Lothian

Author: Sir Walter Scott
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of the fatal tree was sunk when it was erected for its fatal purpose ; others sought
for the means of constructing a temporary gibbet, the place in which the gallows
itself was deposited being reported too secure to be forced, without much loss of
time. Butler endeavoured to avail himself of the de lay afforded by these
circumstances, to turn the people from their desperate design. "For God's sake,"
he exclaimed, " remember it is the image of your Creator which you are about to
deface in ...

History Of The Catnach Press

Author: Charles Hindley
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108009093
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I little thought, my dear parents kind, I should leave this earth with a troubled mind
." Now this is modest ; he is actually surprised that his parents are at all grieved at
the idea of getting rid of such a scoundrel, and well he might be. " I lived as
servant in Cadogan Place, And never thought this would be my case, To end my
days on the fatal tree : Good people, pray drop a tear for me." There is a
playfulness about the word "drop," introducing just here after '•the fatal tree,"
which, in our mind, ...

Blake

Author: David V. Erdman
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486143902
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France shorn again (J.63) Where Albion slept beneath the Fatal Tree And the
Druids golden Knife Rioted in human gore, In Offerings of Human Life. (J.27) To
correspond to the serpent in the Garden of Eden the topography of Hyde Park
supplies the Serpentine River, which Blake in his deviousness never refers to by
its own name but calls “Tyburns Brook” or “The Brook of Londons River.” The
forbidden Tree is of course Tyburn's Fatal Tree, a Druid oak and a gallows. As the
center of ...