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" Herdman's art belongs! What recks it them? What need they? They are sped; And when they list, their lean and 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... "
The Poetical Works of John Milton - Page 277
by John Mitford - 1834
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Historical Memorials Relating to the Independents Or Congregationalists ...

Benjamin Hanbury - Congregationalism - 1841
...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 ! " " In these lines," says Dr. Thomas Warton, " our...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1839
...songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw ; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, 125 But swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw,...nothing said ; But that two-handed engine at the door 130 Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more. "5 elimb] "Crept into the fold.' Prose Works, ii....
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

English poetry - 1840
...songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw ; The hungry sheep look on, and are not fed, But, swoln with wind and the rank mist they draw,...wolf with privy paw Daily devours apace, and nothing fed : But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." Return,...
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Historical Memorials Relating to the Independents Or ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Hanbury - Congregationalism - 1841
...songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw ; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, Hut, swoln with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Rot...nothing said : But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more ! " " In these lines," says Dr. Thomas Warton, " our...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw ; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, ver-shafted sed : But that two-handed engine at the door 130 Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." Return,...
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Historical Memorials Relating to the Independents, Or ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Hanbury - Congregationalism - 1841
...The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, Hut, swolu with wind, and the rank mist they draw, Ilot inwardly, and foul contagion spread : Besides what...nothing said : But that two-handed engine at the door Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more ! " " In these lines," says Dr. Thomas Warton, " our...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With a Memoir, and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1843
...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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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...songs Grate on their scrannel pipes of wretched straw ; The hungry sheep look up, and are not fed, forth a sleepy horror through the blood ; And where...and scarcely heard, to flow. A pleasing land of dro sed : But that two-handed engine at the door 1 30 Stands ready to smite once, and smite no more." Return,...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...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." Ye valleys low, where the mild whispers use Of shades,...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...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." Ye valleys low, where the mild whispers use Of shades,...
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