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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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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So fln'd*, so sanded t; and their heads are hung . Witii ears that sweep away the morning dew. Crook-kneed and dew-lap'd like Thessalian bu!!s, Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouths like bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was...
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1810
...discord, such sweet thunder. The. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,' so sanded ;s and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away...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 : Judge, when you hear. —...
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Twelfth-night. Measure for measure. Much ado about nothing. Midsummer-night ...

William Shakespeare, Alexander Chalmers - 1811
...musical a discord, such sweet thunder. The. My hounds arc bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,9 so sanded ; * and their heads are hung With ears that...bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never holla'd to, nor checr'd with horn, In Crete, in Sparta, nor in Thessaly : Judge, when you hear. —...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Much ado about nothing ; Midsummer-night's ...

William Shakespeare - 1811
...musical a discord, such sweet thunder. The. My hounds are bred out of the Spartw kind, So flew'dj, so sanded ; and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew ; * Forepart. t Sound. t The flews are the large chaps of a hound. DR1LAM. Crook-knee' df and dew-lap'd...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1810
...discord, such sweet thunder. The. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,7 so sanded ; 8 and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away...but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each. \ cry more tuneable Was never holla'd to, nor cheer'd with horn, In Crete, in Sparta, nor in Thessaly...
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Doctor Faustus, by C. Marlowe. Lust's dominion. Mother Bombie; Midas, by ...

Charles Wentworth Dilke - 1814
...Midsummer Night's Dream" clearly explains this. " 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." § A deep toned hollow cry, is considered an almost certain indication of a good hound ; the sweetness...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...musical a discord, such sweet thunder. '/'.'".. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, Soflew'd, so sanded ; and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew ; Crook-kneed, and dew-lapp'd, likeThessalian bulb, [bells, Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like Each under each...
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Doctor Faustus

Charles Wentworth Dilke - 1816
...Midsummer Night's Dream" clearly explains this. " 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." § A deep toned hollow cry, is considered an almost certain indication of a good hound ; the sweetness...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1817
...musical a discord, such sweet thunder. The. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd, 7 so sanded ;" and their heads are hung With ears that...dew ; Crook-knee'd, and dew-lap'd like Thessalian bull*; Slow in pursuit, but match d in mouth like bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never...
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Characters of Shakespear's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1817 - 352 pages
...but compare it with a speech in the Midsummer Night's Dream where Theseus describes his hounds— " And their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew"— and he will perceive at once what we mean by the difference between Shakespear's own poetry, and that...
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