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" The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But swoln with wind and the rank mist they draw Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread: Besides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace and nothing said; But that two-handed engine at the door... "
Milton. Comus, Lycidas, L'allegro, Il penseroso, and selected sonnets, with ... - Page 34
by John Milton - 1871
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PISCATORY ECLOGUES: WITH OTHER POETICAL MISCELLANIES

Phineas Fletcher, Lord Alexander Fraser Tytler Woodhouselee - 1771 - 151 pages
...thin plank keeps in thy vital breath : Death ready waits. Fond boyes, to play with death I JfeGdes what the grim wolf, with privy paw,, Daily devours apace, and nothing faid, But that two.handed engine at the door Stands ready to fmite once, and finite no more. MILTON's...
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The Works of the English Poets: Milton

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...But fwoll'n with wind, and the rank mift they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion fpread i BeIidcs what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace ; and nothing faid, But that two-handed engin at the door, ijO Stands ready to fmite once, and fmite no more. Return,...
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Lady's Poetical Magazine, Or Beauties of British Poetry, Volume 2

English poetry - 1781
...fwoll'n with wind, and the rank mift they draw, • Rot inwardly, and foul contagion fpread : • Befides what the grim wolf with privy paw • Daily devours apace, and nothing faid; • But that two-handed engine at the door ' Stands ready tofmite once, and fmite no more.' Return...
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Poems Upon Several Occasions: English, Italian, and Latin

John Milton - 1785 - 620 pages
...But fwoln with wind, and the rank mift they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion fpread : Befides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing fed : 128. Bejides what tbe grim vitlf, &c.] It has been conjectured, that Milton in this paflage has...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 31-32

John Bell - English poetry - 1788
...their serannel pipes of wretehed straw ; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, 1z5 But swoll'n with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly,...devours apace ; and nothing said, But that two-handed engin at the door, 1 30 Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more. Their bells, and flourets of...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...But fwoll'n with wind, and the rank mift they draw, Rot inwardly, and foal contagion fpread : Befides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace; and nothing faid, Sat that two-handed engin at the door 130 Slands ready to fmite once, and fmite no more. Return,...
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Poems Upon Several Occasions: English, Ialian, and Latin, with Translations ...

Thomas Warton - 1791 - 608 pages
...fwoln with wind, and the rank mift they draw, " Rot inwardly, and foul contagion fpread : " Befides what the grim wolf with privy paw " Daily devours apace, and nothing fed : htrtlman (not herd/man) has a general fenfe in our old writers ; and, as Mr. Bowie remarks, often...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1794
...But fwoln wich wired, and the rank mift they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion fpread : Befides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing faid, But But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to fmite once, and fmites no more. Return,...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...enemies.— At least I can think of no sense so proper to be given to the following verses in Lycidas. Besides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours...nothing said ; But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smire once, and smice no more. About this time, as we learn from one of his famlli;ir...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 5

English poetry - 1795
...But fwoll'n with wind, and the rank mift they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion fprcad ; Befides what the grim wolf, with privy paw, Daily devours apace ; and nothing laid, But that two-handed engine at the door, Stands ready to fmite once, and i'mite no more. ' Return,...
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