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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 priest... "
A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ... - Page 243
by Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1854 - 776 pages
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Milton's Poetical Works: With Life, Critical ..., Page 109, Volume 2

John Milton - 1853 - 372 pages
...his usurped sway ; And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly horrour of his folded tail. XIX. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum...No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires the pale-ey'd priest from the prophetick cell. xx. The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore,...
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Milton's Poetical Works: With Life, Critical Dissertation, and ..., Volume 2

John Milton - Milton, John, 1608-1674 - 1853 - 380 pages
...his usurped sway ; And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, Swindges the scaly horrour of his folded tail. XIX. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum...leaving. No nightly trance, or breathed spell, Inspires th« pale-ey'd priest from the prophetick cell. xx. The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore,...
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The National Magazine, Volume 3

Abel Stevens, James Floy - American essays - 1853 - 588 pages
...scaly horror of his folded tail. '''Ih- Вahе yel li*s in Imilbig infaney." " The oracles are dumh, No voice or hideous hum Runs through the arched roof...the steep of Delphos leaving. No nightly trance, or hreathed spell. Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell. " The lonely mountains o'er,...
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Christ in History: Or, The Central Power Among Men

Robert Turnbull - Church history - 1854 - 554 pages
...change thence to be wrought not only in the person of Christ, but in the ejitire history of man. " The oracles are dumb , No voice or hideous hum Runs...Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim ; And sullen Moloch, fled, Hath left in shadows dread His...
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The North American Review, Volume 78

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1854 - 578 pages
...images remained, the divinities themselves had departed. " The oracles arc dumb, No voice or hideons hum Runs through the arched roof, in words deceiving....Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell." This, so far as we can learn, is very much the present state of things among the independent nations...
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Christ in History: Or, The Central Power Among Men

Robert Turnbull - Church history - 1854 - 560 pages
...of Christ, but in the entire history of man. " The oracles are dumb , No voice or hideous hum Huns through the arched roof, in words deceiving. Apollo...Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim ; And sullen Moloch, fled, • Hath left in shadows dread...
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Christ in History: Or, The Central Power Among Men

Robert Turnbull - Church history - 1854 - 546 pages
...of Christ, but in the entire history of man. " The oracles are dumb , No voice or hideous hum Huns through the arched roof, in words deceiving. Apollo...Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim ; And sullen Moloch, fled, Hath left in shadows dread His...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: A New Edition Carefully Revised from the ...

John Milton - 1855 - 644 pages
...Swinges the scaly horror of his folded taiL The oracles are dumb, 1 No voice or hideous hum TCTXRuns through the arched roof in words deceiving. Apollo...And the resounding shore, A voice of weeping heard 2 and loud lament; 1 Alluding to the belief entertained by many of the Fathers, that tha oracles ceased...
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The Complete Poetical Works of John Milton: With Life ...

John Milton - Bookbinding - 1855 - 564 pages
...his usurped sway : And, wroth to see his kingdom fail, Swinges the scaly horror of his folded tail. The oracles are dumb, No voice or hideous hum Runs...Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic cell. The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore, A voice of weeping heard and loud lament ; From...
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Lectures on English literature, from Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry Reed - 1855 - 428 pages
...of music — a babe's cry heard from the manger at Bethlehem throughout the spiritual universe : " The oracles are dumb ; No voice or hideous hum Runs...Inspires the pale-eyed priest from the prophetic celL The lonely mountains o'er, And the resounding shore A voice of weeping heard and loud lament From haunted...
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