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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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British Writers: Retrospective supplement, Volume 2

Jay Parini - 2002 - 509 pages
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Lectures on Shakespeare

W. H. Auden - 2002 - 398 pages
...of Christ makes the gods dumb: The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arch'd 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 from...
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The Major Works

John Milton - 2003 - 966 pages
...his kingdom fail, Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail.0 XIX The oracles are dumb,0 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.0 No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-eyed priest from...
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The Omphalos and the Cross: Pagans and Christians in Search of a Divine Center

Paul Ciholas - 2003 - 513 pages
...(NPNF-2 IV) 62. Chapter 4 Rise anb e Defp^ic Oracfe The Oracles are dumm, No voice or hideous humm Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. Apollo...shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving. Milton, On the Morning of Christ's Nativity, st. 19 The end of life lies...
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William Golding: The Unmoved Target

Virginia Tiger - 2003 - 398 pages
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Biblical and Classical Myths: The Mythological Framework of Western Culture

Northrop Frye, Jay Macpherson - 2004 - 471 pages
...Psyche named him Pleasure. VIII. The Passing and Afterlife of the Gods 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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Bible Stories And Religious Classics

Philip P. Wells - 2004 - 360 pages
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Copeland's Treasury For Booklovers: A Panorama Of English And American ...

Charles Townsend Copeland - 2004 - 392 pages
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The Vale of Soulmaking: Post-Kleinian Model of the Mind and Its Poetic Origins

Meg Harris Williams - 2005 - 251 pages
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The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie and Collins in One Volume

William Cullen Bryant - 2005 - 536 pages
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