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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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Letters on demonology and witchcraft

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1831
...eve of the blessed Nativity. " The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Rons 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 priests from the...
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Advice in the Pursuits of Literature, Containing Historical, Biographical ...

Samuel Lorenzo Knapp - 1832 - 296 pages
...fact, than that he believed all the incidents in his Paradise Lost. "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...
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Sacred Poetry: Consisting of Selections from the Works of the Most Admired ...

Henry Stebbing - 1832 - 402 pages
...see his kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly horror of his folded tail. 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 Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 3

John Milton - 1832
...Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs thro' 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-ey'd priest from the...
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Advice in the Pursuits of Literature: Containing Historical, Biographical ...

Samuel Lorenzo Knapp - 1832 - 296 pages
...The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. 252 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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Lives of Scottish Worthies: James I [pt. 2]. Robert Henryson. William Dunbar ...

Patrick Fraser Tytler - 1833
...constituted the system of heathen worship, at the birth of our Redeemer : 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, The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore, A voice of weeping heard and loud lament; From...
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Memoirs of Mrs. Inchbald: Including Her Familiar Correspondence ..., Volume 2

James Boaden - 1833
...the blaze with the departing evil spirits, of whom play-houses are the proverbial habitations : " Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving ; A voice of weeping heard and loud lament, The parting Genius is with sighing...
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Memoirs of Mrs. Inchbald: Including Her Familiar Correspondence ..., Volume 2

James Boaden - 1833
...the blaze with the departing eVil spirits, of whom play-houses are the proverbial habitations : " Apollo from his shrine Can no more divine, With hollow shriek the steep of Delphos leaving ; A voice of weeping heard and loud lament, The parting Genius is with sighing...
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Leigh Hunt's London Journal, Volumes 1-2

Leigh Hunt - 1834
...floating away into dissolution with their white bodies out of the woods. 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...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1834 - 392 pages
...The oracles are dumb, !\n voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof in words deceiving. 175 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-ey'd priest from...
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