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" The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd on the water ; the poop was beaten gold, Purple the sails, and so perfumed that The winds were love-sick with them, the oars were silver, Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water... "
The Cyclopædia of Practical Quotations: English and Latin, with an Appendix ... - Page 381
by Jehiel Keeler Hoyt - 1882 - 899 pages
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The British Theatre: Or, A Collection of Plays, which are Acted at ..., Volume 8

Mrs. Inchbald - 1824
...she came from Egypt. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burnt on the water : the stern was beaten gold ; Purple the sails, and so perfumed,...oars were silver, Which to the tune of flutes kept time, and made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own...
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Tremaine: Or, The Man of Refinement, Volume 1

Robert Plumer Ward - 1825
...on the water : the poop was beaten gold, * Purple the sails, and so perfumed that ' The winds grew love-sick with them. The oars were silver, ' Which...beat, to follow faster, ' As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, ' It beggar'd all description : She did lie * In her pavilion (cloth of gold, of...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: With Glossarial Notes, a Sketch of ...

William Shakespeare - 1825 - 908 pages
...tell you : The barge she sat In, like a bnmish'd throne, Burn'd on ¡In water : the poop was lieateu gold ; Purple the sails, and so perfumed, that The...silver : Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, anil made The water, which they ticat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person,...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Timon of Athens. Coriolanus ...

William Shakespeare - 1826
...be sent to her to invite her to supper. Eno. I will tell you: The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne . ', Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description : she did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold, of tissue),...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, with notes original and ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1826
...her to invite her to supper. Eno. I will tell you : The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne 'a, Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold; "Purple...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description : she did lie In her pavilion •(cloth of gold, of...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text by G. Steevens ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1826
...indeed; or my reporter Revised well for her. Eno. I will tell you: The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd on the water : the poop was beaten...made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, i be square to her.] \. e. if report quadrates with her, or suits •with her merits. As amorous of...
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The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. With a General ...

William Shakespeare - 1827 - 345 pages
...our prayers. DESCRIPTION OF CLEOPATRA SAILING DOWN THE CYDNUS. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold;...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description: she did lie In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of tissue,)...
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The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. With a General ...

William Shakespeare - 1827 - 345 pages
...in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple the sails, and.so perfumed, that The winds were love-sick with them:...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description : she did lie * A Helmet. In her pavilion, (cloth of...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1828
...the medium of Mr. JK Hervey's kindred verses. ' The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burned on the water: the poop was beaten gold: Purple the...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. SHAKSPEARE. ' FLUTES in the sunny air! And harps in the porphyry halls! And a low, deep hum,—like...
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The Literary souvenir; or, Cabinet of poetry and romance, ed. by A.A. Watts ...

Alaric Alexander Watts - 1829
...been altered. n CLEOPATRA. BY TK IIERVEY, ESQ. The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burned on the water : the poop was beaten gold : Purple the...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. SHAKSPEARE. I. FLUTES in the sunny air ! And harps in the porphyry halls ! And a low, deep hum, —...
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