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" tis positive Negation! COLOGNE. IN Kohln, a town of monks and bones, And pavements fang'd with murderous stones, And rags, and hags, and hideous wenches ; I counted two and seventy stenches, All well defined, and several stinks ! Ye Nymphs that reign... "
the calcutta review - Page 68
by the calcutta review - 1857
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A Visit to India, China, and Japan, in the Year 1853

Bayard Taylor - 1864 - 539 pages
...and persons of the unwashed laborers and beggars distil a rceking compound of still more disagrceahle exhalations. Coleridge says of Cologne : " I counted...stinks; " but Shanghai, in its horrid foulness, would he flattered by such a description. I never go within its walls hat with a shudder, and the taint of...
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The British Poets

1866
...monks and bones, And pavements fang'd with murderous stones, And rags, and hags, and hideous wenches ; I counted two and seventy stenches, All well defined, and several stinks ! Ye Nymphs that reign o'er sewers and sinks, The river Rhine, it is well known, Doth wash your city...
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The Juvenile instructor and companion, Volumes 24-25

Young people - 1873
...commerce for which the city is so far famed. Doubtless, Coleridge experienced the same thing, for he says, "I counted two and seventy stenches, all well defined, and several stinks." The surface drains, will, no doubt, account for this in great part. But let that pass. In the morning...
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The poetical and dramatic works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge [ed. by R.H ...

Samuel Taylor [poetical works] Coleridge - 1877
...monks and bones, And pavements fang'd with murderous stones, And rags, and hags, and hideous wenches ; I counted two and seventy stenches, All well defined, and several stinks ! Ye Nymphs that reign o'er sewers and sinks, The river Rhine, it is well known, Doth wash your city...
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The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Poems published ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1877
...monks and bones, And pavements fang'd with murderous stones, And rags, and hags, and hideous wenches ; I counted two and seventy stenches, All well defined, and several stinks ! Ye Nymphs that reign o'er sewers and sinks, The river Rhine, it is well known, Doth wash your city...
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Poetical Works of Coleridge & Keats, Volume 1

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1878
...monks and bones, And pavements fang'd with murderous stones, And rags, and hags, and hideous wenches ; I counted two and seventy stenches, All well defined, and several stinks ! Ye Nymphs that reign o'er sewers and sinks, The river Rhine, it is well known, Doth wash your city...
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Attic Nights

Charles Mills - 1879 - 370 pages
...sensitive as were those of Coleridge, whose sojourn at Cologne called them into activity. He says — " I counted two and seventy stenches, All well defined, and several stinks." Shepherd. Weel, I suppose that, being a feelosopher, Coleridge wad perhaps be able to discriminate...
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A Visit to India, China, and Japan, in the Year 1853

Bayard Taylor - 1885 - 539 pages
...laborers and beggar* distil a reeking compound of still more disagreeable exhala tions. ('oleridge says of Cologne : •• I counted two and seventy...; " but Shanghai, in its horrid foulness, would be nattered by such a description. I never go within its walls but with a shudder and the taint of its...
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The Horseless Age, Volume 11

1903
...by. Or it may be, as their machines never give them any trouble, possibly they are looking for it. "I counted two and seventy stenches All well defined and several stinks." DESIGN. As I have seen little or no discussion upon the design of automobiles in these columns, I would...
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The Poetry of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1898 - 318 pages
...monks and bones, And pavements fanged with murderous stones, And rags, and hags, and hideous wenches ; I counted two and seventy stenches, All well defined and several stinks. Ye Nymphs that reign o'er sewers and sinks, The river Rhine, it is well known, Doth wash your city...
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