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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... "
An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ... - Page 38
by Joseph Warton - 1762
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Paradise regain'd, a poem. To which is added Samson agonistes; and Poems ...

John Milton - 1747
...ufurped fway, And wroth to fee his Kingdom fail, Swindges the fcaly Horrour of his folded tail, xIx. The Oracles are dumb ; No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving s Aftllt from his fhrinc Can no more divine, With hollow fliriek the fteep of Dttfbet leaving. No nightly...
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Paradise Regain'd: A Poem, in Four Books. To which is Added Samson ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1753
...ufurped fway, wroth to fee his kingdom fail, Swindges the fcaly horror of his folded tail. The orac|es are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. Apollo from his fhrine ijfa Oil) no more divine, Y^ifb. hollow fhriek the ileep of Delphos leaving....
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The seraph, a collection of divine hymns and poems from the best authors

Seraph - Hymns, English - 1754 - 265 pages
...deceiving, jipollo from h is ihrine Can no more divine, With hollow Ihriek the fteep of Delphos leaving. No nightly trance, or breathed fpell, Infpires the pale-ey'd prieft from the prophetic celL XX. The lonely mountains o'er, And the relbunding fhore, A voice of weeping heard, and loud lament;...
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An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Pope, Volume 1

Joseph Warton - 1756
...volume, and a vacation exercife, pag. 9. in all which are to be found many firokcs of the fublime. The The oracles are dumb, * No voice or hideous hum, Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving j No nightly trance, or breathed fpell, Infpires the pale-ey'd prieft from the prophetic cell. Such...
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Paradise Regain'd: A Poem, in Four Books. To which is Added, Samson ...

John Milton - Epic poetry, English - 1759 - 390 pages
...ufurped fway, 170 And wroth to fee his kingdom fail, Swindges the fcaly horror of his folded tail. XIX. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. Z 2 Apollo L • Apollo from his fhrine 176 Can no more divine, • With hollow fhriek the fteep of...
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The Works of the English Poets: Milton

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...ufurped fway, 170 And wroth to fee his kingdom fail, Swindges the fcaly horror of his folded tail. XIX. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. Apollo from his mrine Can no more divine, With hollow fhriek the fteep of Delphos leaving. No nightly...
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The Works of the English Poets: Milton

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...deceiving. Apollo from his fhrine Can no more divine, With hollow fhriek the fteep of Delphos leaving. No nightly trance, or breathed fpell, Infpires the pale-ey'd prieft from the prophetic cell. XX. The lonely mountains o'er, And the refounding more, A voice of weeping heard and loud lament...
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Illustrations of Euripides, on the Ion and the Bacchae, Volume 1

Richard Paul Jodrell - Bacchantes in literature - 1781 - 627 pages
...never furnifhed conviftion againft herfelf. But now, in thofc appofite and beautiful lines of Milton, The Oracles are dumb, No voice, or hideous hum, Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving; Apollo from his fhrine Can no more divine With hollow ftiriek the fleep of Delphos leaving : No nightly...
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Poems Upon Several Occasions: English, Italian, and Latin

John Milton - Poetry - 1785 - 620 pages
...traced, vents his indignation and revenge, in brandiihing the horrid folds of his fcaly tail. XIX. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. Apollo from his fhrine 176 Can no more divine, With hollow fhriek the fteep of Delphos leaving. No...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 31-32

John Bell - English poetry - 1788
...firoy , 170 And wroth to fee bis- kingdom fail, 9 windgos the fcaly horror of his folded tail. , XIXx The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in word;, deceiving. Apollo from his fhrine ' , --...' '• . 176 Can no more divine, With hollow Ihrick...
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