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" My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd, so sanded ; and their heads are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew ; Crook-knee'd, and dew-lapp'd like Thessalian bulls ; Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each.... "
The Family Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes; in which Nothing is Added to the ... - Page 206
by William Shakespeare - 1818
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Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...discord, such sweet thunder. The. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,* so sanded ;-j- t his body makes his clothes still out of fashion. mat clt'd in 'mouth lite bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never holla'd to, nor cheer'd...
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'., Volume 13

John William Carleton - 1845
...own personal prowess. The majesty of his appearance is best described in the words of the poet : -. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,...are hung With ears that sweep away the morning dew." Our chairman opened the proceedings by stating the object for which we were that day assembled, showing...
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The Old English Gentleman: Or, The Fields and the Woods, Volume 1

John Mills - Sports stories - 1841
...spirit of old Merryman may be in his son, the puppy Trimbush." CHAPTER II. THE SQUIRE AND HIS FAMILY. " My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,...that sweep away the morning dew ; Crook-knee'd, and dew-lapp'd, like Thessalian bulls ; Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each....
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The old English gentleman, or, The fields and the woods

John Mills - 1841
...spirit of old Menyman may be in his son, the pappy Trimbash." CHAPTER II. THE SQUIRE AND HIS FAMILY. " My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,...that sweep away the morning dew ; Crook-knee'd, and dew-lapp'd, like Thessalian bulls ; Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouth like bells, Each under each....
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Nugae Literariae: Prose and Verse

Richard Winter Hamilton - Literature - 1841 - 585 pages
...So musical a discord, such sweet thunder ? The hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind : So flewed, so sanded ; and their heads are hung With ears that...dew-lap'd like Thessalian bulls; Slow in pursuit, but matehed in mouth like bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never holla'd to, nor cheered...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: Measure for measure ; Comedy of errors ...

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1842
...for, besides the groves, The skies, the fountains, every region near Seem'd all one mutual cry 12. I never heard So musical a discord, such sweet thunder....bells, Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never halloo'd to, nor cheer'd with horn, In Crete, in Sparta, nor in Thessaly : Judge, when you hear. —...
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The Hellenes: The History of the Manners of the Ancient Greeks

James Augustus St. John - Greece - 1844
...94, t. ii. p. 196. largely for the chace ; according to Shakespeare, as early as the age of Theseus. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,...Thessalian bulls, Slow in pursuit, but match'd in mouths like bell Each under each. A cry more tuneable Was never hollow'd to, nor cheer'd with horn...
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Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1845 - 229 pages
...region near Seem'd all one mutual cry. I never heard So musical a discord, such sweet thunder. THESEUS. My hounds are br'ed out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,...the morning dew ; Crook-knee'd and dew-lap'd, like Thessjlian bulls, Slow in pursuit, but matched in mouth like bells, Each under each. A cry more tunable...
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Rural sketches and poems, chiefly relating to Cleveland

John Walker Ord - Cleveland (England) - 1845 - 80 pages
...yellow, images of beauty and vigour. Here again we discover a trace of Shakspere's early life : — " My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd...that sweep away the morning dew : Crook-knee'd and dewlapp'd like Thessalian bulls ; Slow in pursuit but match'd in mouth like bells Each under each....
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Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1845 - 229 pages
...region near Seem'd all one mutual cry. I never heard So musical a discord, such sweet thunder. THESEUS. My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind, So flew'd,...that sweep away the morning dew ; Crook-knee'd and dcvv-lap'd, like Thessalian bulls, Slow in pursuit, but matched in mouth like bells, Each under each....
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