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" Comus, grotesque monsters, half bestial, half human, dropping with wine, bloated with gluttony, and reeling in obscene dances. Amidst these... "
Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature - Page 433
1844
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Selections from the Edinburgh Review: Comprising the Best ..., Volumes 1-2

Maurice Cross - English literature - 1835
...could bo compared to nothing so fitly as to the rabble of Comus, — grotesque monsters, half bestial, half human, dropping with wine, bloated with gluttony,...the Masque, lofty, spotless, and serene — to be chattered at, and pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble of Satyrs and Goblins. If ever despondency...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1840
...could be compared to nothing so fitly, as to the rabble of Comus, grotesque monsters, half bestial half human, dropping with wine, bloated with gluttony,...the Masque, lofty, spotless, and serene — to be chattered at, and pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble of Satyrs and Goblins. If ever despondency...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1840
...Muse was placed, like the chaste lady of the Masque, lofty, spotless, and serene — to be chattered at, and pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble...and asperity could be excused in any man, it might hare been excused in Milton. But the strength of his mind overcame every calamity. Neither blindness,...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 18

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Timothy Flint, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1841
...Muse was placed like the chaste Lady of the Masque, lofty, spotless, and serene ; to be chattered at, pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble of...asperity could be excused in any man, it might have been in Milton. But the strength of his mind overcame every calamity. Neither blindness, nor gout, nor age,...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 18

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Timothy Flint, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1841
...Comus; grotesque monsters, half bestial, half human, dropping with wine and bloated with gluttony. Amidst these his Muse was placed like the chaste Lady...of the Masque, lofty, spotless, and serene ; to be chattered at, pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble of satyrs and goblins. If ever despondency...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1843
...verge of the avalanche. nothing so fitly as to the rabble of Comus, grotesque monsters, half bestial, half human, dropping with wine, bloated with gluttony,...the chaste lady of the Masque, lofty, spotless, and serene—to be chattered at, and pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble of Satyrs and Goblins....
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Lives of Celebrated American Indians

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians - 1844 - 315 pages
...could be compared to nothing so filly as to the rabble of Comus, grotesque monsters, half bestial, half human, dropping with wine, bloated with gluttony,...Masque, — lofty, spotless and serene, — to be chattered at, and pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble of satyrs and goblins. " If ever...
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Famous Men of Modern Times, Volume 1

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Biography - 1844 - 315 pages
...could be compared to nothing so fitly as to the rabble of Comus, grotesque monsters, half bestial, half human, dropping with wine, bloated with gluttony,...Masque, — lofty, spotless and serene, — to be chattered at, and pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole rabble of satyrs and goblins. " If ever...
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Essays, Critical and Miscellaneous

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1846 - 758 pages
...could be compared to nothing so fitly as to the rabble of Comus, grotesque monsters, half bestial, lful agents of the house of Bourbon. The leading politicians...Spanish monarchy undivided ; and that Austria would be iu any man, it might have been excused in Milton. But the strength of his mind overcame every calamity....
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The Art of Elocution: From the Simple Articulation of the Elemental Sounds ...

George Vandenhoff - Elocution - 1846 - 383 pages
...could be compared to nothing, so fitly, as to the rabble of Comus — grotesque monsters, half bestial, half human, — dropping with wine, bloated with gluttony,...chatted at, and pointed at, and grinned at, by the whole tribe of Satyrs and Goblins. If ever despondency could be excused in any man, it might have been excused...
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