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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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Bishop Jeremy Taylor, His Predecessors, Contemporaries, and Successors: A ...

Robert Aris Willmott - 1847 - 307 pages
...Compare, particularly, the following stanza: — " The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Buns through the arched roof in words deceiving; Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, written in the youth of his intellect, could scarcely have been unknown to Taylor. From this chapter,...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review and Journal of Practical Medicine, Volume 32

1840
...oracles ceased to prescribe — No voice, nor hideous hum Sounds thro' the arched roof, with strains deceiving ; Apollo, from his shrine, Can no more divine, With hollow shriek, the steep of Delphos leaving. Bacon was anticipated, for induction was applied to physic — and the genius...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1847
...tail* The oracles are dumb ; No voice or hideous hum Uuns through the arched roof in words deΉ¡nn£ gire them all the lie. Tell zeal it lacks devotion, Tell love it steep of Delphos learutf. No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-ey'd priest from...
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Bishop Jeremy Taylor, His Predecessors, Contemporaries, and Successors: A ...

Robert Aris Willmott - 1847 - 307 pages
...particularly, the following stanza: — " The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the archdd roof in words deceiving; Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, written in the youth of his intellect, could scarcely have been unknown to Taylor. From this chapter,...
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Peter Jones, an autobiography. Stage 1

Peter Jones (fict.name.) - 1848
...passed away. CHAP XIII. THE WITCH OF ENDOR. " The oracles are dumb ! No voice or hideous hum Rings through the arched roof in words deceiving. Apollo...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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Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft: Addressed to J. G. Lockhart, Esq

Walter Scott - 1848 - 338 pages
...eve of the blessed Nativity. " The oracles nre dumb, No voice nr hideous hmn Runs through the archrd roof in words deceiving, Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, Wilh hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving; No nightly trance or breathed spell Inspires the pale-eyed...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1849
...see his kingdom fail, Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail. The oracles are dumb ; No voice q 0 steep of Delphos leaving. No nightly trance, or breathed spell. Inspires the pale-ey'd priest from...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 79

1889
...devils who, in the disguiee of gode, had been uttering oracles:— 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. E. YAHDLEY. (7'b 8. vii. 229.) A flattering painter who, &c. (not " An advocate...
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Yoga of Conquest

Ānanda Āchārya - 1971 - 283 pages
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Classical Mythology in Literature, Art, and Music

Philip Mayerson - 1971 - 509 pages
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