"The Indian Sea breedeth the most and the biggest fishes that are: among
"Scarcely had we proceeded two days on the sea, when about sunrise a great
"He visited this country also with a view of catching horse-whales, which had
"And whereas all the other things, whether beast or vessel, that enter into
"Let us fly, let us fly! Old Nick take me if is not Leviathan described by
"This whale's liver was two cartloads."
"The great Leviathan that maketh the seas to seethe like boiling pan."
"Touching that monstrous bulk of the whale or ork we have received nothing
"The sovereignest thing on earth is parmacetti for an inward bruise."
"Very like a whale."
Mote him availle, but to returne againe
To his wound's worker, that with lowly dart,
Dinting his breast, had bred his restless paine,
Like as the wounded whale to shore flies thro' the maine."
THE FAERIE QUEEN.
"Immense as whales, the motion of whose vast bodies can in a peaceful calm
"What spermacetti is, men might justly doubt, since the learned Hosmannus in
He threatens ruin with his ponderous tail.
* * * *
Their fixed jav'lins in his side he wears,
And on his back a grove of pikes appears."
WALLER'S BATTLE OF THE SUMMER ISLANDS.
"By art is created that great Leviathan, called a Commonwealth or State- (in
"Silly Mansoul swallowed it without chewing, as if it had been a sprat in
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