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" Before the gates there sat On either side a formidable shape ; The one seem'd woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold, Voluminous and vast, a serpent arm'd With mortal sting : about her middle round A cry of hell hounds never... "
The Works of Virgil: In Latin & English. The Aeneid - Page 189
by Virgil - 1778
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An Essay Upon Milton's Imitations of the Ancients, in His Paradise Lost ...

William Laudér - 1741 - 72 pages
...vaft, a Serpent arm'd, With mortal Sting: about her Middle round A Cry of Hell-Hounds never ceajing bark'd With wide Cerberean Mouths full loud, and rung A hideous Peal: Far lefs abhored than thefe Vext Scylla, bathing in the Sea that Parts Calabria from the hoarfe Trinacrian...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime

Longinus, William Smith - Authors, Greek - 1743 - 256 pages
...vaft ! a Serpent arm'd With mortal Sting : about her Middle round A. cry of Hell.hounds never ceo/ing bark'd With wide Cerberean Mouths full loud, and rung A hideous peal : Tet when they lift, would creep^ If ought difturb'd their Noife, into her Womb, And kennel there...
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Poems on Several Occasions: And Two Critical Essays; Viz., the ..., Volume 1

Samuel Say - English language - 1745 - 210 pages
...Smooth. * Dr. PKMBBRTON'S Obfervations on Poetry, p. 133. • •"* • / . 2 —about -— — — about her Middle round A Cry of Hell-hounds never ce'afing bark'd With wide Cerberian Mouths foil loud— and rung A hideous Peal— far lefs abhorr'd than Thefe Vext SCYLLA,...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime: Translated from the Greek, with Notes and ...

Longinus, William Smith - Authors, Greek - 1752 - 242 pages
...fair, But ended foul in many a fcaly fold, Voluminous and vaft .' a ferpent arm'd With mortal fting : about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never...full loud, and rung A hideous peal : Yet when they lift, would creep, If ought difturb'd their noife, into her womb, And kennel there; yet there ftill...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Last Edition. The Author John Milton

John Milton - Fall of man - 1754 - 342 pages
..., But ended foul in many a fealy fold , Voluminous and vaft ! a ferpent arm'd .With mortal fting : about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never ceafing bark'd With wide Cerberian mouths full loud ,.and rung A hideous peal : yet , when they lift , would creep ,. if ought...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. The Sixth ...

John Milton - 1763 - 670 pages
...aftonilhment, that I look upon the fublimity of "Homej A cry of Hell hounds .-never ceafing bark'd 654 With wide Cerberea'n mouths full loud, and rung A hideous peal ; yet, when they lift, would creep, If ought difturb'd their Noife, into her womb, And kennel there, yet there ftill...
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Milton's Paradise lost, a poem. With prefatory characters of the several ...

John Milton - 1767 - 448 pages
...650; But ended foul in many a fcaly fold Voluminous and vaft ; a ferpent arm'd With mortal fting : about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never...bark'd . With wide Cerberean mouths full loud, and rung 655 A hideous peal ; yet, when they lift, would creep, If aught difturb'd their noife, into her womb)...
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Rhetoric; Or, A View of Its Principal Tropes and Figures, in Their Origin ...

Thomas Gibbons - English language - 1767 - 540 pages
...fair, But ended foul in many a fcaly fold Voluminous and vaft, a ferpent arm'd With mortal fting : about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never ceafing bark'd With wide Cerberean mouths full Joud, and rung An hideous peal ; y.et, when they lift, would creep, If aught difturb'd their noife,...
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Works: In English Verse, Volume 2

Horace - 1767 - 428 pages
...Examples of fimilar Beauties might be proJuted from Milton. I will beg Leave to quote onei ' i ' ' — — About her Middle round, A Cry of Hell-hounds never ceafing bark'd With wide Cerberian Mouths full loud, and rung A hideous Pea! Far lefs abhorr'd than thef« Vex'd Scylla, bathing...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...mortal fting : about her middle round s . . A cry Book II. PARADISE LOST, 535 A cry of Hell hounds never ceafing bark'd With wide Cerberean mouths full loud, and rung A hideous peal; yet, when they lift, would creep, If ought difturb'd their noife, into her womb, And kennel there, yet there ftill...
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