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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... "
Angel in the Sun: Turner's Vision of History - Page 175
by Gerald Finley - 1999 - 280 pages
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Asian and Jungian Views of Ethics

Carl B. Becker - 1999 - 146 pages
..."On the Morning of Christ's Nativity," Milton tells us (stanza xix): The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words...shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving. No nightly trance or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the...
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Oxford University Press, TME. - 1999 - 1136 pages
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Strange Travelers: New Selected Stories

Gene Wolfe - 2001 - 384 pages
...to them." "I must hear it first," he told her, and cupped both ears. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words...his shrine Can no more divine With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving. No trace or breathed spell Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic...
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Female & Male Voices in Early Modern England: An Anthology of Renaissance ...

Betty Travitsky, Anne Lake Prescott - 2000 - 411 pages
...see his kingdom fail, Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail. 19 The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in -words...shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep ofDelphos io leaving. No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-eyed priest from...
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The Broadview Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Verse and Prose

Alan Rudrum, Joseph Black, Holly Faith Nelson - 2000 - 1336 pages
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Seventeenth-Century Poetry: An Annotated Anthology

Robert Cummings - 2000 - 586 pages
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The Broadview Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Verse and Prose

Alan Rudrum, Joseph Black, Holly Faith Nelson - 2000 - 1336 pages
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Shakespeare Survey: Volume 54, Shakespeare and Religions

Peter Holland - 2001 - 372 pages
...silent, as John Milton put it, on the morning of Christ's nativity: The oracles are dumb. No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words...shrine Can no more divine. With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving. 2'' peter Milward, Religions Controversies of the Jacobean Age: A Survey...
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The Passion and the Glory: The Greatest Love Story Ever Lived the Story of ...

Ysatis De Saint-Simon - 2001 - 596 pages
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My Brother Michael

Mary Stewart - 2001 - 400 pages
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