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" And he saw the lean dogs beneath the wall Hold o'er the dead their carnival, Gorging and growling o'er carcass and limb... "
The London Magazine - Página 225
1826
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Oriental Campaigns and European Furloughs: The Autobiography of a Veteran of ...

Edwin Maude - 1908 - 292 páginas
...at work, and it forcibly brought to my mind Byron's powerful lines on " The Siege of Corinth " — "And he saw the lean dogs beneath the wall Hold o'er...From a Tartar's skull they had stripp'd the flesh, As you peel the fig when the fruit is fresh, As they lazily mumbled the bones of the dead ! " Perhaps,...
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Joseph Cowen's Speeches on the Near Eastern Question: Foreign and Imperial ...

Joseph Cowen - 1909 - 349 páginas
...villages realise, and even surpass, that terrible scene recounted in the ' ' Siege of Corinth ' ' — And he saw the lean dogs beneath the wall Hold o'er...dead their carnival — Gorging and growling o'er carcase and limb, They were too busy to bark at him. From a Tartar's skull they had stripped the flesh,...
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To the homes of English authors

Elbert Hubbard, John Thomas Hoyle - 1916
...mention of it at the time. He waited, the scene sealed up in his brain-cells. Years after he wrote thus: "And he saw the lean dogs beneath the wall, Hold o'er...too busy to bark at him. From a Tartar's skull they stripped the flesh, As ye peel the fig when its fruit is fresh ; And their white tusks crunched on...
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The Pen and the Quarter-Deck: A Study of the Life and Works of Captain ...

P. J. Van Der Voort - 1972 - 175 páginas
...this scene that the following lines of the sixteenth canto of Byron's The Siege of Corinth are based: And he saw the lean dogs beneath the wall Hold o'er...carcass and limb; They were too busy to bark at him! The Salsette had been ordered to Constantinople to take the English ambassador to Malta. In the beginning...
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A short history of English versification from the earliest times to the ...

Max Kaluza - 1911 - 396 páginas
...returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair! (W. Scott, The Lay of the Last Minstrel II, Iff.) And he saw the lean dogs beneath the wall Hold o'er the dead their carnival. G6rging and growling o'er carcase and limb; They were too busy to bark at him ! From a Tartar's skull...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - 1994 - 860 páginas
...bis measured step on the stone below Clank'd, as he paced it to and fro ; And he saw the lean doge I From a Tartar's skull they had stripp'd the flesh, As ye peel the fig when iti fruit is freih ; And...
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Islam and Romantic Orientalism: Literary Encounters with the Orient

Mohammed Sharafuddin - 1996 - 256 páginas
...perversion and death, such as those he sees by night under the walls of Corinth: And he saw the lean clogs beneath the wall Hold o'er the dead their carnival, Gorging and growling o'er carcass and limb. [lines 409-11] — a veritable banquet of death. Nor is it surprising that the struggle should end...
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The Oriental Annual, Or, Scenes in India: Comprising Twenty-two Engravings ...

William Daniell, Hobart Caunter - 2000 - 297 páginas
...held a horrid carnival. A miserable half-starved Hindoo attempted to scare them from their banquet. And he saw the lean dogs beneath the wall, Hold o'er...carcass and limb, They were too busy to bark at him. I cannot forbear recording another circumstance, of which I was a melancholy witness, as it will show...
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