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" Fleet Ditch with disemboguing streams Rolls the large tribute of dead dogs to Thames, The king of dykes ! than whom no sluice of mud With deeper sable blots the silver flood. "
Curiosities of London: Exhibiting the Most Rare and Remarkable Objects of ... - Page 304
by John Timbs - 1855 - 800 pages
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The Works of Thomas Love Peacock: Poetry. Miscellanies. Four ages of poetry ...

Thomas Love Peacock, Edith Nicolls Clarke, Richard Monckton Milnes Baron Houghton - 1875
...torrent of doggrel and buffoonery which is daily poured forth by the press, " Even iis Fleet-ditch, with disemboguing streams, Rolls the large tribute of dead dogs to Thames." And such a shrill and piercing scrapo Of hideous discord gave, That none but Johnny's ear could scape...
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POPE, SELECTED POEMS; THE ESSAY ON CRITICISM; THE MORAL ESSAYS; THE DUNCIAD

THOMAS ARNOLD - 1876
...sings so long. This labour past, by Bridewell all descend (As morning prayer and flagellation end) 190 To where Fleet Ditch, with disemboguing streams, Rolls...dogs to Thames ; The king of dykes ! than whom no sluice of mud With deeper sable blots the silver flood. ' Here strip, my children ! here at once leap...
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Modern London; or, London as it is [by P. Cunningham]. [10 eds. Title varies].

Peter Cunningham, John Murray (publishers.) - 1876
...converted into a common sewer, and covered over, but destined to live in fame from Pope's " Dunciad :" " Where Fleet Ditch with disemboguing streams Rolls...dead dogs to Thames, The King of Dykes, than whom no sluice of mud With deeper sable blots the silver flood." This was the old road from Newgate and the...
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The Masters of English Literature

Stephen Lucius Gwynn - English literature - 1904 - 423 pages
...labour passed, by Bridewell all descend, (As morning prayer and flagellation end) To where Fleet-ditch with disemboguing streams Rolls the large tribute...dead dogs to Thames, The king of dykes ! than whom no sluice of mud With deeper sable blots the silver flood. " Here strip, my children ! here at once leap...
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Longman's Handbook of English Literature: From A.D. 673 to the Present Time

Longmans, Green, and Co - English literature - 1905 - 608 pages
...and the scene is moved further eastward — To where Fleet-ditch, with disemboguing streams, Eolls the large tribute of dead dogs to Thames, The King of Dykes ! than whom no sluice of mud With deeper sable, blots the silver flood. ' Here strip, my children ! here at once leap...
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The pageant of London, Volume 2

Richard Davey - London (England) - 1906
...eighteenth century that Pope sung its dispraises in the " Dunciad " in the following unpleasant lines — "To where Fleet ditch, with disemboguing streams,...of mud With deeper sable blots the silver flood." In 1737 the Fleet Ditch was covered over between Fleet Street and Holborn, and the Stocks Market for...
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The Poems of Thomas Love Peacock

Thomas Love Peacock - Literary Criticism - 1906 - 404 pages
...torrent of doggerel and buffoonery which is daily poured forth by the press, ' Even as Fleet-ditch, with disemboguing streams, Rolls the large tribute of dead dogs to Thames.' The gardens of Parnassus are overrun with weeds, which have been suffered to fatten in obscurity by the...
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Lives of Great English Writers from Chaucer to Browning

Walter Swain Hinchman, Francis Barton Gummere - Authors, English - 1908 - 569 pages
...Hogarth, with English coarseness and precision." In the second book Dulness with her court descends — " To where Fleet Ditch with disemboguing streams Rolls the large tribute of dead dogs to Thames. Here strip, my children, here at once leap in, Here prove who beat can dash through thick and thin."...
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English Epic and Heroic Poetry, Volume 1

William Macneile Dixon - English poetry - 1912 - 339 pages
...Prick all their ears up, and forget to graze," a contest in diving succeeds — — " where Fleet-ditch with disemboguing streams Rolls the large tribute...dead dogs to Thames, The king of dykes! than whom no sluice of mud With deeper sable blots the silver flood." " Here strip, my children!" (exclaims the...
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Alexander Pope

Sir Leslie Stephen - Biography & Autobiography - 1914 - 209 pages
...performance. Dulness, with her court descends To where Fleet Ditch with disemboguing streams Bolls the large tribute of dead dogs to Thames, The king of dykes than whom no sluice of mud With deeper sable blots the silver flood.— Here strip, my children, here at once leap...
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