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" Dire Scylla there a scene of horror forms, And here Charybdis fills the deep with storms. When the tide rushes from her rumbling caves The rough rock roars ; tumultuous boil the waves... "
Homer - Page 131
by Homer - 1836
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An Essay on Mr. Pope's Odyssey: In Five Dialogues

Joseph Spence - Epic poetry, Greek - 1737 - 444 pages
...ScyHa there* fcene of Horror forms, ,And here Charybdis fills the fea with ftorms; When the tide rufhes from her rumbling caves, The rough rock roars, tumultuous boil the waves } They tofs, they foam.— . • (a) Tliel ffwft'wiut atop. p. tp. Ed. R. Stefli. (6) B. ii, yjf-^'-fPSO)...
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A Tour Through Sicily and Malta: In a Series of Letters to William ..., Volume 1

Patrick Brydone - Malta - 1773 - 394 pages
...there a fcene of horror forms> And here Charybdis fills the deep with ilorms : When the tide rufhes from her rumbling caves, "the rough rock roars ; tumultuous boil the waves ; they tofs, they foam, a wild confufion raife, Like waters bubbling o'er the fiery blaze ; Eternal mitts...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1788 - 590 pages
...there a fcene of horror forms, And here Charybdis fills the deep with dorms : When the tide rufhes from her rumbling caves, The rough rock roars : tumultuous boil the waves. Pope. No perfon can be at a lofs about the caufe of this beautv : it is obvioufly that of imitation....
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Encyclopędia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 9, Part 2

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1797 - 432 pages
...there a fcene of horror forms, And here Charybdis fills the deep with ftorms : When the tide rufhcs from her rumbling caves, The rough rock roars ; tumultuous boil the waves. Pop* No peķ fon can be at a lofs about the caufe of this beauty ; it is obviouily that of imitation....
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1799 - 408 pages
...there a fcene of horror forms, And here Charybdis fills the deep with ftorms. When the tide rufhes from her rumbling caves, The rough rock roars ; tumultuous boil the waves. Ssifttrotii and gtntlr facnds, Two craggy rocks projecting to the main, The roaring winds tempeftuous...
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An Essay on the Nature of the English Verse: With Directions for Reading Poetry

Joseph Robertson - English language - 1799 - 156 pages
...water is defcribed in verfes, as rough and fonorous, as that turbulent element. While the tide ruflies from her rumbling caves, The rough rock roars, tumultuous boil the waves. Ib. 282. In the following light, eafy numbers the poet reprefents a fleet, flying over the ocean before...
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Travels in China

sir John Barrow (bart.) - 1804 - 672 pages
...boiled tumultuoufly round this promontory of the Chinefe continent, where, *< When the tide rufhei from her rumbling caves " The rough rock roars ; tumultuous boil the waves ; " They tofa, they foam, a wild confuiion raife, " Like waters bubbling o'er the fiery blaze." The fecond whirl...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 6

Great Britain - 1804 - 492 pages
...there a fcene of horror brus zSo And here Chsrybdis 611s the deep wirb itorms. When the tide rufhesfrom her rumbling caves The rough rock roars; tumultuous boil the waves; They tof«, they fnani, a wild confuflnti raife, Like waters bubbling o'er the fiery blaze; 185 Eternal...
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Travels in China: Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons ...

Sir John Barrow - China - 1805 - 444 pages
...currents and the eddies that boiled tumultuously round this promontory of the Chinese continent, where, " When the tide rushes from her rumbling caves " The...raise, " Like waters bubbling o'er the fiery blaze." The second whirl removed us to a considerable distance from the point, and, after the third, we were...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1805 - 288 pages
...there a fcene of horror forms, And here Charybdis fills the deep with ftorms. When the tide rufhes from her rumbling caves, The rough rock roars ; tumultuous boil the waves; BOISTEROUS AND GENTLE SOUNDS* Two craggy rocks projecting to the main, The roaring winds tempeftuous...
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