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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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P. Hofmanni Peerlkamp Liber de vita, doctrina et facultate Nederlandorum qui ...

Pieter Hofman Peerlkamp - 1843
...burnish'd throne, Burnt on the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple the sails, and so perfum'd, that The winds were love-sick with them : the oars...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 Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Printed from the Text ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1844
...indeed, or my reporter devised 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...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person , It beggar'd all description : she did lie ID her pavilion , (cloth of gold, of...
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The Art of Weaving, by Hand and by Power: With an Introductory Account of ...

Clinton G. Gilroy - 1844 - 574 pages
...in his description of Cleopatra's voyage down the Cnydus : " The barge she sat in, like a burnished 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 beggared all description ; she did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold of tissue)...
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The Christian Examiner and Religious Miscellany, Volume 48

1850
...EGYPTIAN UVEF.X EMBAHKINO ON THE CYDNUS.) " ' 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.' SHAKSPBABB. " Flutes in the sunny air ! And harps in the porphyry halls! And a low, deep hum, ...
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The oriental rambler, or, The papers of Polyphilus

Polyphilus (pseud.) - 1844
...down the Cydnus. The barge she sat in, like a burnish' d throne Burn'd on the water : the poop n as beaten gold ; Purple the sails, and so perfumed, that...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It begjjar'd all description : she did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold, of tissue),...
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Lights and Shadows of African History, Volume 10

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1844 - 336 pages
...Shakspeare, closely copied from the draft of Plutarch. " The barge she sat in like a burnished throne Burned on the water : the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the...silver, Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke." " For her own person, It beggared all description : she did lie In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of...
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The Hellenes: The History of the Manners of the Ancient Greeks

James Augustus St. John - 1844
...poop was beaten gold ; Purple the Bails, and so perfumed, that The winds were love-sick with "em : the oars were silver ; Which to the tune of flutes...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 Art of Weaving by Hand and Power

Clinton G. Gilroy - 1845 - 538 pages
...in his description of Cleopatra's voyage down the Cnydus : "The barge she sat in, like a burnished 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 beggared all description ; she did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold of tissue)...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 5

1845
...ii. p. 4U8. FROM SHAKSPEARE'S ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA. See Plate. THE barge she sat in, like a burnisb'd throne, Burn'd on the water : the poop was beaten...made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, Aa amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggared all description : she did lie In her pavilion,...
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Travels in Europe and the East ...: In the Years 1834, '35, '36, '37, '38 ...

Valentine Mott - 1845 - 452 pages
...like a magic scene of enchantment in the sun and on the waves. " The barge he sat in, like a bumish'd throne Burn'd on the water : the poop was beaten gold...made The water which they beat to follow faster." Three or four of his favourites accompanied him. The other barges contained the rest of his court....
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