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" A lightless sulphur, chok'd with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness : in this place Dwell many thousand thousand sundry sorts Of never-dying deaths: there damned souls Roar without pity; there are gluttons fed With toads and adders; there is burning oil... "
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Early Prose Writings of James Russell Lowell

James Russell Lowell - 1902 - 248 pages
...chok'd with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness ; in this place Dwell many thousand thousand sundr" sorts Of never-dying deaths : there damned souls Roar...gluttons fed With toads and adders ; there is burning oil Poured down the drunkard's throat ; the usurer Is forced to sup whole draughts of molten gold ; There...
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Dante in English Literature from Chaucer to Cary (c. 1380-1844)

Paget Jackson Toynbee - Comparative literature - 1909
...guiltv, has been common with poets. It occurs in Dante, and we are told in one of Ford's dramas, that There are gluttons fed With toads and adders : there is burning oil Poured down the drunkard's throat ; the usurer Is forced to sup whole draughts of molten gold ; There...
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Dante's Conception of Justice

Allan H. Gilbert - Justice - 1925 - 244 pages
...With toads and adders ; there is burning oil Poured down the drunkard's throat; the usurer Is forced to sup whole draughts of molten gold; There is the murderer for ever stabbed, Yet can he never die; there lies the wanton On racks of burning steel, whiles in his soul...
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Dante's Conception of Justice

Allan H. Gilbert - Justice - 1925 - 244 pages
...statements. " The following description, though much later than Dante, preserves the older tradition : There are gluttons fed With toads and adders ; there is burning oil Poured down the drunkard's throat; the usurer Is forced to sup whole draughts of molten gold; There...
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'Tis Pity She's a Whore

John Ford - Drama - 1966 - 110 pages
...10 But flaming horror of consuming fires, A lightless sulphur, chok'd with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness ; in this place Dwell many thousand thousand...sundry sorts Of never-dying deaths ; there damned souls 1 5 Roar without pity; there are gluttons fed With toads and adders ; there is burning oil Pour'd down...
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The Selected Plays of John Ford: The Broken Heart, 'Tis Pity She's a Whore ...

John Ford - Drama - 1986 - 356 pages
...10 But flaming horror of consuming fires; A lightless sulphur, chok'd with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness. In this place Dwell many thousand thousand...oil Pour'd down the drunkard's throat; the usurer 49 physic: medicine. 0 sd See Additional Notes, p. 351. 2 unripp'd: torn out, exposed; a striking metaphorical...
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'Tis Pity She's a Whore

John Ford - Drama - 1997 - 124 pages
...10 But flaming horror of consuming fires; A lightless sulphur, choked with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness. In this place Dwell many thousand thousand...sundry sorts Of never-dying deaths: there damned souls 15 Roar without pity, there are gluttons fed With toads and adders; there is burning oil Poured down...
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The Routledge Anthology of Renaissance Drama

Simon Barker, Hilary Hinds - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 457 pages
...sun, But flaming horror of consuming fires, A lightless sulphur, choked with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness; in this place Dwell many thousand thousand...gluttons fed With toads and adders; there is burning oil Poured down the drunkard's throat, the usurer Is forced to sup whole draughts of molten gold; There...
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The Routledge Anthology of Renaissance Drama

Simon Barker, Hilary Hinds - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 457 pages
...ю But flaming horror of consuming fires, A lighdess sulphur, choked with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness; in this place Dwell many thousand thousand...there are gluttons fed With toads and adders; there is hurning oil Poured down the drunkard's throat, the usurer Is forced to sup whole draughts of molten...
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The Dramatic Works of John Ford,: In Two Volumes, Volume 1

John Ford - Dramatists, English - 1827 - 616 pages
...But flaming horror of consuming fires, A lightless sulphur, choak'd with smoky fogs Of an infected darkness : in this place Dwell many thousand thousand...Pour'd down the drunkard's throat ; the usurer Is forced to sup whole draughts of molten gold ; There is the murderer for ever stabb'd, Yet can he never...
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