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" Thus, like the sad presaging raven, that tolls The sick man's passport in her hollow beak, And in the shadow of the silent night Doth shake contagion from her sable wings, Vex'd and tormented runs poor Barabas With fatal curses towards these Christians. "
Ivanhoe - Page 107
by Walter Scott - 1923 - 514 pages
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Troilus and Cressida. Othello

William Shakespeare - 1788 - 572 pages
...attendant on a house, in which there was infection. So, in Marlowe's Jew of Malta, 1633 : K iij " Thu» " Thus like the sad presaging raven, that tolls " The...hollow beak, " And in the shadow of the silent night " Does shake contagion from her sable wing." MALONE. 32. Cvnvinc'd or supplied them,} \ cannot understand...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 16

William Shakespeare - 1809 - 448 pages
...constant attendant on a house in which there was infection. So, in Marlowe's Jew of Malta, 1633: " Thus like the sad presaging raven, that tolls " The...hollow beak, " And in the shadow of the silent night " Does shake contagion from her sable wing." lago. What, it I had said, I had seen him do you wrong...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr ..., Volume 16

William Shakespeare - 1809 - 438 pages
...constant attendant on a house in which there was injection. So, in Marlowe's Jew of Malta, 1633: " Thus like the sad presaging raven, that tolls " The sick man's passport in her hollow heak, " And in the shadow of the silent night " Does shake contagion from her sahle wing." Mdonc. VOL....
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The Ancient British Drama ...

Walter Scott - 1810 - 618 pages
...[Exeunt. ACT II. Enter BARABAS, with a light. Bar. Thus, like the sad presaging raven, that The sirk man's passport in her hollow beak ; And in the shadow...silent night Doth shake contagion from her sable wings ; Vexed and tormented runs poor Barabas, With fatal curses, towards these Christians. T1|£ uncertain...
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The Ancient British Drama ...

Walter Scott - 1810 - 618 pages
...hard. Farewell, Mathias. Mat. Farewell, Lodowiclc. [Eieunt. ACT II. Enter BARABAS, with a light. Str. Thus, like the sad presaging raven, that tolls The...man's passport in her hollow beak ; And in the shadow or' the silent night D«th shake contagion from her sable wings ; Vexed and tormented runs poor Barabas,...
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Monthly Review; Or New Literary Journal

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1812 - 572 pages
...ef night. « Enter Barabas, with a light. ' Thus, like the sad presaging raven, that tolls The aick man's passport in her hollow beak. And in the shadow...contagion from her sable wings, Vex'd and tormented hastens poor Barabas ( With fatal curses towards these Christians. Th' uncertain pleasures of swift-footed...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 2

1818 - 764 pages
...had come there to perpetrate some terrible deed. Bar. Thus, like the sad prcsagcful ruvcn that rolls The sick man's passport in her hollow beak. And in...from her sable wings, Vex'd and tormented runs poor Barabas With fatal curses towards these Christians. Th' uncertain pleasures of swift-footed time' Have...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 3

1818 - 806 pages
...before daylight to seek for Abigail, who is to bring him the concealed remnant of his treasures. " Thus, like the sad presaging raven, that tolls The...silent night Doth shake contagion from her sable wings, Vexed and tormented runs poor Barabas With fatal curses towards these Christians," &c. The next speech...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 2

1818 - 782 pages
...come there to perpetrate some terrible deed. Bar. Thus, like the sad presageful raven that rolls > I , The sick man's passport in her hollow beak, And in...from her sable wings, Vex'd and tormented runs poor Barabas With fatal curses towards these Christians. Th' uncertain pleasures of swift-footed time Have...
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American Ornithology, Or The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 1

Alexander Wilson, George Ord - 1828 - 442 pages
...thereby announced. Thus Marlowe, in the Jew of Malta, as cited by Malone: " The sad presaging Rmen tolls The sick man's passport in her hollow beak,...the silent night Doth shake contagion from her sable wing." But it is the province of philosophy to dispel those illusions which bewilder the mind, by pointing...
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