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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... "
Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft
by Walter Scott - 1884 - 250 pages
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The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author by S. Johnson

John Milton - 1807
...*fo voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. \pollo from his shrine -an no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos...No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-ey'd Priest from the prophetic cell. xx. The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore,...
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The baptist Magazine

...that oracles ceased at the birth of Christ. In his song of the Nativity, he sings — "The oracles arc dumb ; No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched...nightly trance or breathed spell Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell." If this be true, it is also certain that one possessed of a spirit...
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Cowper's Milton, in Four Volumes: Paradise regained. An account of Cowper's ...

William Hayley, John Milton, William Cowper - Literary Criticism - 1810
...usurped sway; And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly honour of his folded tail. XIX. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs...No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-ey'd priest from the prophetick cell. XX. The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore,...
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Paradise Lost and Regained: With the Latin and Other Poems of John Milton

John Milton, William Cowper, William Hayley - 1810
...usurped sway ; And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly horrour of his folded tail. XIX. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs...more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leavin" ODES. 287 With that twice-batter'd God of Palestine ; And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's queen...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 7

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...horrour of his folded tail. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched mnf in words deceiving. Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Dclphos leavNo nightly trance, or breathed spell, [ing. Inspires the pale-ey'd priest from the prophetic...
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The poetical works of John Milton, Volume 3

John Milton, Elijah Fenton - 1815
...arebed roof in words deceiving. 175 Apolto from his sbrine Can "o more divine, With hollow sbriek. the steep of Delphos leaving No nightly trance. or breathed spell, Inspires the jwle.ey'd priest from the prophetic cell. 19* XX. Thr lonely monntains oVr, And the irsonn'ling shore,...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 7

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - English poetry - 1819
...his usurped sway ; And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail. The oracles are dumb; No voice, or hideous hum, Runs...No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-ey'd priest from the prophetic cell. The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore, A voice...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1820
...made of the presumed annihilation of these prophecies at the nativity of our Saviour, in his ode: " Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the sleep of Dclphos leaving; No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-eyed priest from...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1820
...made of the presumed annihilation of these prophecies at the nativity of our Saviour, in his ode: " Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the sleep of Dclphos leaving; No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-eyed priest from...
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Select works of the British poets: with biographical and critical ..., Volume 2

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...his usurped sway ; And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly horrour of his folded tail. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs...No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-ey'd priests from the prophetic cell. The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore, A voice...
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