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Three azure serpents, pointing towards the throat,
On either side the burnished corslet rose.
Like twofold rainbows, set upon a cloud
By Jove, a token to speech-gifted men.
The Iliad of Homer
Translated into Blank Verse by Ichabod Charles Wright,
translator of Dante,
Cambridge Macmillan and Co,
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