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" That to the faithful herdman's art belongs! What recks it them? What need they? They are sped; And, when they list, their lean and flashy songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But, swoln with... "
Sesame and lilies - Page 20
by John Ruskin - 1900 - 97 pages
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The Black Shore

Joseph O'Neill - Fiction - 2000 - 263 pages
...123ff. The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But, swol'n with wind and the rank mist they draw, Besides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing said. Presumably, O'Neill is substituting "Rot inwardly with privy paw" with "Rot inwardly with privy maw"...
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Spenser's Faerie Queene: Observations on the Fairy queen of Spenser. pt. 1

Thomas Warton - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 312 pages
...occafionally written SED. This practice was continued as far down as the age of Milton. * B. 2. c. 8. Befides what the grim wolf, with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing SEO. Said is thus printed SED in the edition of 1645, that it might appear to rhyme, with greater propriety,...
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November: Lincoln's Elegy at Gettysburg

Kent Gramm - History - 2001 - 344 pages
...straw. The hungry Sheep look up, and are not fed. But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread: Besides what...with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing said; But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." Return Alpheus,...
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Genre and Ethics: The Education of an Eighteenth-century Critic

Edward Tomarken - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 284 pages
...straw. The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread, Besides what...with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing said. But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." (1:1794) Milton...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...srraw,0 The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But swoll'n with wind, and the rank mist they draw,0 Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread: Besides what the grim wolf with privy paw0 Dairy devours apace, and nothing said. But that two-handed engine at the door, 130 Stands ready...
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Taste: A Literary History

Denise Gigante - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 272 pages
..."Blind Mouths!" whose unfortunate flock are not fed, But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread: Besides what...with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing said. . . . (125-2.9) The "grim Wolf" here is the Roman Catholic Church, whom Milton renders elsewhere as...
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Sesame and Lillies: Three Lectures

John Ruskin - Art - 2006 - 192 pages
...But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Kt imvarfily, and foul contagion spread ; Beside; what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace,...Protestants usually refuse most passionately? His "niitred" locks' Milton >vas no Bishop-lover; how comes St. Peter to be "mitred"? "Two massy keys he...
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L'allegro, Il Penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas: Easyread Comfort Edition

John Milton - Poetry - 2006 - 68 pages
...straw; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But, swoln with wind and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread; Besides what...with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing said. But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." Return, Alpheus;...
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The Pleasure of Poetry: Reading and Enjoying British Poetry from Donne to Burns

Nicolas H. Nelson - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 267 pages
...The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw. inhale Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread, Besides what...with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing said. But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." (119-131) This...
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L'allegro, Il Penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas: Easyread Large Edition

John Milton - Poetry - 2006 - 100 pages
...straw; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But, swoln with wind and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread; Besides what...wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." Return, Alpheus;...
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