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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 Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: With Glossarial Notes, a Sketch of ...

William Shakespeare - 1832 - 908 pages
...barge she sat In, like a bnrnlsh'd throne, Burn'd on the water : the poop was beaten gold Purple UN- J 1 C Z 3uPc For her own person. It hegsar'd all description : she did lie In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of tissue,)...
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Comedy of errors. Troilus and Cressida. Timon of Athens. Coriolanus. Julius ...

1831
...portraits. I. CLEOPATRA arriving at Taurus. "... The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'tl on the water : the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the...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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Comedy of errors. Troilus and Cressida. Timon of Athens. Coriolanus. Julius ...

1833
...portraits. I. CLEOPATRA arriving at Taurus. "... The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, BurnM on the water : the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the...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 Metropolitan, Volume 10

1834
...speaker, who immediately recommenced — " The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burned on tho water — the poop was beaten gold : Purple the sails,...silver ; Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, aud made The water, which thev beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person,...
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Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra. Cymbeline. Titus Andronicus. Pericles

William Shakespeare - 1836
...reporter devised well for her. Eno. I will tell you : 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. For her own person, It beggared all description ; she did lie In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of tissue,)...
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The Dramatic Works and Poems of William Shakespeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1836
...throne,* Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the sails, and so perfumed, that The winde 1 * Lest I be thought too willing to fbrue.t benefit*, I muat barely return him thanks, and then I...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1838
...my reporter devised well for her. /..'ķī. I will tell you : The barge she 6at 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 History of Egypt Under the Ptolemies

Samuel Sharpe - 1838 - 220 pages
...her rank, she entered the river Cydnus in the Egyptian fleet: 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 Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 11

1838
...her court and person were always surrounded. ' The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burnt on the water: the poop was beaten gold, Purple the...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggard all description. At the helm, A seeming mermaid steers ; the silken...
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Jacob Faithful

Frederick Marryat - 1838 - 407 pages
...The barge she sat in, like a burnish 'd throne, Burn'd on the water — the poop was beaten gold j Purple the sails, and so perfumed, that The winds...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description." " Come, I'll be blowed but we've had enough of that,...
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