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" The one seemed woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold, Voluminous and vast — a serpent armed With mortal sting. "
The North American Review - Seite 537
1860
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Paradise Lost (MAXNotes Literature Guides)

Corinna Siebert Ruth - 2015 - 186 Seiten
...Milton's classical allusions are also woven throughout his epic poem. The character of Sin, who was "woman to the waist, and fair,/ But ended foul in many a scaly fold," is patterned after Scylla in Virgil's Aeneid. ... to the waist A maiden she, with comely-fashioned...
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Landscape, Liberty and Authority: Poetry, Criticism and Politics from ...

Tim Fulford - 1996 - 251 Seiten
...where he 'writhed him to and fro convolved' (bk vi, line 328). They also resemble Milton's Sin who 'ended foul in many a scaly fold / Voluminous and vast, a serpent armed / With mortal sting' (bk 1 1 , lines 65 1-3). The narrative concerning the Borrowdale yews takes place in the fallen world,...
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Reinventing Allegory

Theresa M. Kelley, Theresa M.. Kelley - 1997 - 345 Seiten
...at the gates of Hell: Before the Gates there sat On either side a formidable shape; The one seem'd Woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast, a Serpent arm'd With mortal sting: about her middle round A cry of Hell Hounds never ceasing bark'd With wide...
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Form and Reform in Renaissance England: Essays in Honor of Barbara Kiefer ...

Barbara Kiefer Lewalski - 2000 - 370 Seiten
...gate of hell, with the daughter whom he fails to recognize after her metamorphosis into one who . . . seemed woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul...With mortal sting: about her middle round A cry of hell hounds never ceasing barked With wide Cerberian mouths full loud, and rung A hideous peal: yet,...
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Worldmaking Spenser: Explorations in the Early Modern Age

Patrick Cheney
...the gates of hell, with the daughter whom he fails to recognize after her metamorphosis into one who seemed woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul...With mortal sting; about her middle round A cry of hell hounds never ceasing barked With wide Cerberian mouths full loud, and rung A hideous peal: yet,...
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Milton and Religious Controversy: Satire and Polemic in Paradise Lost

John N. King - 2000 - 227 Seiten
...gate of hell, with the daughter whom he fails to recognize because of her metamorphosis into one who seemed woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast, a se1pent armed With mortal sting; about her middle round A cry of hell hounds never ceasing barked With...
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Annals and Antiquities of Rajasthan Or the Central and Western Rajpoot ...

James Tod - 2001 - 1517 Seiten
...which the divine Milton seems to have taken from Diodorus's account of the mother of the Scythae : " Woman to the waist, and fair ; " But ended foul in many a scaly fold 1" Par. Lost, book ii. Whether the Jit Catti-da is the Jit or Gete of Cathay (da being the mark of...
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Weaving the Word: The Metaphorics of Weaving and Female Textual Production

Kathryn Sullivan Kruger - 2001 - 187 Seiten
...features to her Miltonic counterpart, Sin. Whereas John Milton regards Sin in Paradise Lost as a being who "seemed woman to the waist, and fair, / But ended foul in many a scaly fold,"57 Blake likewise characterizes his Enion as "Half Woman and half Spectre," a "monster lovely...
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The Cambridge Companion to Ovid

Philip Hardie - 2002 - 408 Seiten
...grew Death, whose birth causes Sin to metamorphose into a snake-tailed prototype of Ovid's Scylla: The one seemed woman to the waist, and fair, But ended...With mortal sting: about her middle round A cry of hell hounds never ceasing barked With wide Cerberean mouths full loud, and rung A hideous peal: yet,...
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The Major Works

John Milton - 2003 - 966 Seiten
...gates there sat On either side a formidable shape; The one seemed woman to the waist, and fair, 650 But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and...serpent armed With mortal sting: about her middle round0 A cry of hell hounds never ceasing barked0 With wide Cerberian mouths full loud, and rung0 A...
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