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" The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving. No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-eyed priest... "
The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors - Página 296
por Ezekiel Sanford - 1819
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

1863 - 405 páginas
...session, The dreadful Judge in middle air shall spread his throne. And then at last our bliss Full and perfect is, But now begins ; for from this happy...usurped sway ; And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, The oracles are dumb ; No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving : Apollo...
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The Harvard Classics, Volumen4

Charles William Eliot - 1909
...session, The dreadful Judge in middle air shall spread his throne. XVIII And then at last our bliss Full and perfect is, But now begins; for from this happy...usurped sway, And, wroth to see his Kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly horror of his folded tail. XIX The Oracles are dumb; No voice or hideous hum Runs...
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Blake's Vision of the Poetry of Milton: Illustrations to Six Poems

Bette Charlene Werner - 1986 - 319 páginas
...that he can no longer deceive the nations. In the words of the poet: . . . from this happy day Th' old Dragon under ground In straiter limits bound,...his usurped sway, And wroth to see his Kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly Horrour of his foulded tail."1 The illustration shows the dragon, Satan, cast down...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 páginas
...harmony Make up full consort to the angelic symphony. (1. 97-104) 40 And then at last our bliss Full y fought all night with a cocaine rat, (1. 1—4) 68 On her underground. In straiter limits bound, Not half so far casts his usurped sway, And, wroth to see his...
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Reform and Counterreform: Dialectics of the Word in Western Christianity ...

John Charles Hawley - 1994 - 243 páginas
...session, The dreadful judge in middle air shall spread his throne. And then at last our bliss Full and perfect is, But now begins; for from this happy...fail, Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail. (Milton 1971a: II. 149-172) The imaginative leap to the last trumpet, followed by a return to the present,...
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Divided Empire: Milton's Political Imagery

Robert Thomas Fallon - 1995 - 190 páginas
...described the birth of Christ as an event imposing limits on Satan's power: from this happy day Th'old Dragon under ground. In straiter limits bound, Not half so far casts his usurped sway. The political and military imagery of Paradise Lost does not quantify the victory in such specific...
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Dryden and the Problem of Freedom: The Republican Aftermath, 1649-1680

David Haley - 1997 - 285 páginas
...of Christ. Milton alludes to the Plutarchan event in his ode "On the Morning of Christ's Nativity": The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. . . . The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore, A voice of weeping heard, and loud lament....
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Female & Male Voices in Early Modern England: An Anthology of Renaissance ...

Betty Travitsky, Anne Lake Prescott - 2000 - 411 páginas
...colored drapery. 27. Gabriel's trumpet call when the dead will waken to be judged. Th 'old dragon 29 under ground, In straiter limits bound, Not half so far casts his usurped sway, And wrath to see his kingdom fail, Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail. 19 The oracles are dumb,...
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Alexander Pope and His Critics: An essay on the genius and writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - 2004 - 496 páginas
...which are to be found many ftrokes of the fublime. thufiafm, that reigns in the following ftanzas ; The oracles are dumb*, No voice or hideous hum, Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving ; No nightly trance, or breathed fpell, Infpires the pale-ey'd prieft from the prophetic cell. . Such...
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Milton and the Ends of Time

Juliet Cummins - 2003 - 254 páginas
...appears to share Pareus's view that Satan was partially bound at Christ's birth, pronouncing: "Th'old Dragon under ground, / In straiter limits bound, / Not half so far casts his usurped sway" (ll. 168-7o). Others of Milton's early poems - "On Time" and "At a Solemn Music" - also take time or...
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