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" The herald, who had been dispatched to the lower world, returns with an account that all Athens was gone bird-mad ; that it was grown a fashion to imitate them in their names and manners; and that shortly they might expect to see a whole convoy arrive,... "
The Birds of Aristophanes: with notes and a metrical table - Page x
by Aristophanes, Cornelius Conway Felton - 1849 - 228 pages
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The Birds: From the Text of Dindorf, with Notes, Partly Original, Partly ...

Aristophanes - 1834 - 165 pages
...Jove's Gods.' Suid. v. àiroкe&yкnfiev . . . Ti rpúirу, Aeoyeveîs w Qeoí, irо. ACT III. SCENE IV. The herald who had been despatched to the lower world,...wings to equip their new citizens, when they come. 1229. Seivov ye TOV Ki'/puка] The accusative may in many cases be regarded as an expression of feeling,...
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Eclogæ Aristophanicæ, selections from The clouds (The birds) with ..., Part 2

Aristophanes - 1852
...sauciness and madness, and threatens them with all her father's thunder. The governor of Nephelocoecygia returns it with higher menaces, and with language...bird-mad ; that it was grown a fashion to imitate them hi their names and manners ; and that shortly they might expect to see a whole convoy arrive, in order...
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Pieces of a Broken-down Critic: Picked Up by Himself, Volumes 1-4

Charles Astor Bristed - 1858
...bullies her back by sheer force of slang, after the usual manner of demagogues, and at the same time the herald who had been despatched to the lower world returns with the report that all the Athenians have gone bird-mad. Some more emigrants and visitors are disposed...
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Pieces of a Broken-down Critic: Picked Up by Himself, Volumes 1-4

Charles Astor Bristed - 1858
...bullies her back by sheer force of slang, after the usual manner of demagogues, and at the same time the herald who had been despatched to the lower world returns with the report that all the Athenians have gone bird-mad. Some more emigrants and visitors are disposed...
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Notes on Aristophanes and Plato

Thomas Gray - 1884 - 4 pages
...her virginity safe, but in a terrible passion. Act 3. Scene 4. The herald, who had been dispatched to the lower world, returns with an account that all...wings to equip their new citizens, when they come. Scene 5. The first, who appears, ia a profligate young fellow, who hopes to enjoy a liberty, which...
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The Works of Thomas Gray in Prose and Verse: Notes on Aristophanes and Plato

Thomas Gray - 1885
...her virginity safe, but in a terrible passion. Act 3. Scene 4. The herald, who had been dispatehed to the lower world, returns with an account that all...arrive, in order to settle among them. The chorus ran to feteh 34 NOTES ON ARISTOPHANES. a vast cargo of feathers and wings to equip their new citizens,...
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The Works of Thomas Gray in Prose and Verse: Notes on Aristophanes and Plato

Thomas Gray - 1885
...her virginity safe, but in a terrible passion. Act 3. Scene 4. The herald, who had been dispatched to the lower world, returns with an account that all...arrive, in order to settle among them. The chorus rmn to fbtch a vast cargo of feathers and wings to equip their new citizens, when they come. • Scene...
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