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" Some say no evil thing that walks by night, In fog or fire, by lake or moorish fen, Blue meagre hag, or stubborn unlaid ghost, That breaks his magic chains at curfew time, No goblin or swart faery of the mine, Hath hurtful power o'er true virginity. "
The works of Beaumont & Fletcher: the text formed from a new collation of ... - Page 27
by Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - 1843
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The Works of John Milton: With an Introduction and Bibliography

John Milton - Poetry - 1994 - 486 pages
...magical powers of the earth, a feeling that we walk surrounded by presences that should be propitiated: Some say no evil thing that walks by night In fog or fire, by lake or moorish fen ... No goblin or swart faery of the mine, Hath hurtful power o'er true virginity. This is the poetry...
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Paradise Lost, 1668-1968: Three Centuries of Commentary

Earl Roy Miner, William Moeck, Steven Edward Jablonski - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 510 pages
...after them that they forget their way." [HF] IMilton alludes to the superstition in Comus 431-37, "Som say no evil thing that walks by night / In fog, or fire, by lake, or moorish fen . . . Hath hurtfull power o're true Virginity" [V] 635 compact of. Composed of, as in Shakespeare,...
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Ancestral Shadows: An Anthology of Ghostly Tales

Russell Kirk - Fiction - 2004 - 406 pages
...Christe receive thy saule. Che Invasion of the G)urcb of the £oly 6bost Some soy no evil thing thai walks by night In fog, or fire. by lake. or moorish fen. Blew meager Hag. or stubborn unlaid ghost, No Goblin, or swart Faery of the mine. Hath hurtful power...
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L'allegro, Il Penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas: Easyread Comfort Edition

John Milton - Poetry - 2006 - 68 pages
...horrid shades, She may pass on with unblenched majesty, Be it not done in pride, or in presumption. Some say no evil thing that walks by night, In fog...meagre hag, or stubborn unlaid ghost, That breaks his magic chains at curfew time, No goblin or swart faery of the mine, Hath hurtful power o'er true virginity....
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Conoscenza religiosa: scritti 1969-1983

Elémire Zolla - Philosophy - 2006 - 830 pages
...demoniaco. Milton farà sentire lo stesso brivido di orrore, disegnando nel Comus questa medesima presenza: evil thing that walks by night in fog or fire, by lake or moorish fen, blue meager hag, or stubborn unlaid ghost. I nati da Caino nella lista del Beowulf formano la chiave del...
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