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" My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd, so sanded " ; and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew ; Crook-knee'd, and dew-lap'd like Thessalian bulls; Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each. "
The Spectator [by J. Addison and others] with sketches of the lives of the ... - Page 45
by Spectator The - 1853
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Dogland

Will Shetterly - 2002 - 448 pages
...way home. As we walked in, Mr. Shale said, "My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, so flewed, so sanded; and their heads are hung with ears that sweep away the morning dew; crook-kneed, and dew-lapped like the Thessalian bulls; slow in pursuit, but matched in mouth like bells." Pa said, "Excuse...
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Dogs: A New Understanding of Canine Origin, Behavior and Evolution

Raymond Coppinger, Lorna Coppinger - 2002 - 352 pages
...discord, such sweet thunder. Theseus: My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flewed', so sanded2; and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew; Crook-kneed, and dewlapped3 like Thessalian bulls; Slow in pursuit, but matched in mouth like bells . . . A Midsummer...
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The Shakespearian Tempest: With a Chart of Shakespeare's Dramatic Universe

G. Wilson Knight - 2002 - 360 pages
...musical a discord, such sweet thunder. Theseus. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd, so sanded, and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew; Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never holla'd...
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The Quotable Dog Lover

Patricia M. Sherwood - 2004 - 272 pages
...OLASKY A DOG'S LIFE: RACERS TURNED PETS On hounds My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd, so sanded: and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew; Crook-knee'd, and dewlapp'd like Thessalian bulls; Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each....
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Shakespearian Comedy

H. B. Charlton - 2005 - 303 pages
...sanded, and their heads are hung Widi ears that sweep away the morning dew: Crock-knee'd and dew-lapp'd like Thessalian bulls; Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each. A cry more tunable Was never holla'd to, nor cheer'd with horn, In Crete, in Sparta, nor in Thessaly. Its skies...
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Shakespeare's Comedy of Love

Alexander Leggatt - 2005 - 272 pages
...each hound in Theseus's pack, by baying a different note, contributes to the total effect: they are Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never holla'd to, nor cheer'd with horn, In Crete, in Sparta, nor in Thessaly. (iv. i. 120-3) As in other...
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The Great Comedies and Tragedies

William Shakespeare - 2005 - 896 pages
...musical a discord, such sweet thunder. THESEUS My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind: So flewed, so sanded; and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew Crook-kneed, and dewlapped like Thessalian bulls; Slow in pursuit; but matched in mouth like bells, Each under each....
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For the Love of Dachshunds

Robert Hutchinson - 2005 - 112 pages
...bred out of the Spartan kind [breed], So flew'd [having pendulous chaps], so sanded [of sandy color]; and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew; Crook-kneed, and dew-lapp'd like Thessalian bulls; Slow in pursuit, but matched in mouth like bells, Each under each...
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The Living Image: Shakespearean Essays

T. R. Henn - 2005 - 168 pages
...verse clamours, like hound voices themselves) : My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd, so sanded, and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew Slow in pursuit but matched in wiouth like bells Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never holla'd...
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Planet Dog: A Doglopedia

Sandra Choron, Harry Choron - 2005 - 364 pages
...That Ends Well, act 2. scene 31 "My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind; So flew'd. so sanded; their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew." |4 Mid Summer Night's Dream, act 4, scene 1I "I had rather be a dog, and bay the moon, than such a...
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