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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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The Century, Volume 85

1913
...Professor of English Literature at Yale University "The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But stuoln with wind and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread." MILTON, "Lycidas." ONE of to-day's favorite questions, both in private speculation and in public debate,...
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A Companion to English Renaissance Literature and Culture

Michael Hattaway - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 786 pages
...utter a jeremiad against prelarical wolves who abandon pastoral care and misappropriate church wealth: Besides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours...nothing said, But that two-handed engine at the door, Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more. (1l. 128-31) A headnote added to the 1645 edition guided...
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Milton and Religious Controversy: Satire and Polemic in Paradise Lost

John N. King - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 227 pages
...Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw. The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed. But swoll'n with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread. (lines 114-18, 123-27) An anticarnival spirit informs the striking metaphor of famished "sheep" (ie...
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The Black Shore

Joseph O'Neill - Fiction - 2000 - 263 pages
...123ff. The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But, swol'n with wind and the rank mist they draw, Besides what the grim wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing said. Presumably, O'Neill is substituting "Rot inwardly with privy paw" with "Rot inwardly with privy maw"...
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Spenser's Faerie Queene: Observations on the Fairy queen of Spenser. pt. 1

Thomas Warton - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 312 pages
...occafionally written SED. This practice was continued as far down as the age of Milton. * B. 2. c. 8. Befides what the grim wolf, with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing SEO. Said is thus printed SED in the edition of 1645, that it might appear to rhyme, with greater propriety,...
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November: Lincoln's Elegy at Gettysburg

Kent Gramm - History - 2001 - 344 pages
...flashy songs Grate on their scrannel Pipes of wretched straw. The hungry Sheep look up, and are not fed. But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw,...nothing said; But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." Return Alpheus, the dread voice is past That shrunk...
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Osler's "a Way of Life" and Other Addresses, with Commentary and Annotations

Sir William Osler - Medical - 2001 - 378 pages
...Mon30. John Milton, "Lycidas," line 125. The original reads: 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. 31. T. Wesley Mills (1847-1915): Canadian physiologist and veterinarian. He was a classmate of Osler's...
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Genre and Ethics: The Education of an Eighteenth-century Critic

Edward Tomarken - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 284 pages
...flashy songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw. The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw,...nothing said. But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." (1:1794) Milton here employs the allegorical convention...
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The Financial Aspects of John Wesley's British Methodism (1720-1791)

Samuel J. Rogal - Religion - 2002 - 166 pages
...flashy songs Grate on their scrannel Pipes of wretched straw. 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: 70 (Lyc idas [1637], 11s. 119-127) Thus, in response to a clear and obvious calling, Wesley set out...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...srraw,0 The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, But swoll'n with wind, and the rank mist they draw,0 Rot inwardly, and foul contagion spread: Besides what the grim wolf with privy paw0 Dairy devours apace, and nothing said. But that two-handed engine at the door, 130 Stands ready...
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