Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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... "
Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ... - Page 155
by John Bartlett - 1903 - 1158 pages
Full view - About this book

Shakespeare and Republicanism

Andrew Hadfield, Professor of English Andrew Hadfield - 2005 - 363 pages
...display that her successor instinctively avoided) : The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burned on the water; the poop was beaten gold; Purple the...As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggared all description: she did lie In her pavilion, cloth-of-gold of tissue, O'erpicturing that...
Limited preview - About this book

The Annotated Waste Land with Eliot's Contemporary Prose

T. S. Eliot - 2006 - 270 pages
...down the Cydnus River to Antony (11. 192-206): The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burned on the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple the...As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggared all description: she did lie In her pavilion, cloth-of-gold of tissue, O'erpicturing that...
Limited preview - About this book

The Practical Shakespeare: The Plays in Practice and on the Page

Colin Butler - 2005 - 205 pages
...prelude to Antony's first meeting with Cleopatra: The barge she sat in, like a burnish 'd throne, Burnt on the water. The poop was beaten gold, Purple the...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. . . . (2.2) Enobarbus's sumptuous tableau vivant is an accumulation of color, sensuousness, wealth,...
Limited preview - About this book

Music in Shakespearean Tragedy

Frederick William Sternfeld - 2005 - 334 pages
...rather closely, has reduced the band to a single family of instruments, the amorous flute (Il.ii) : The poop was beaten gold ; Purple the sails, and so...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. . . . There is a similar musical economy in Shakespeare's treatment 1 Kittredge SP 880 and 943 ; NS...
Limited preview - About this book

Modernism: An Anthology

Lawrence Rainey - 2005 - 1181 pages
...Speak. "What are you thinking of? What thinking? What? "I never know what you are thinking. Think." Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made...As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggared all description: she did lie In her pavilion, cloth-of-gold of tissue, O'erpicturing that...
Limited preview - About this book

英國文學史略

Benjamin Ifor Evans - 2006 - 491 pages
...Thomas North, The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans) - lf Eli H <^Af*> (Plutarch, Lives) bus) ' The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd...to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For their own person, It beggar'd all description: she did lie In her pavilion cloth-of-gold tissue...
Limited preview - About this book

The Poetics of Spice: Romantic Consumerism and the Exotic

Timothy Morton - 2006 - 300 pages
...superimpose the massive and overpowering on the flowing and erotic: The barge she sat in, like a burnish 'd throne, Burn'd on the water. The poop was beaten gold;...strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description. She did lie In her pavilion, cloth-of-gold, of tissue, O'erpicturing that Venus where we see The fancy...
Limited preview - About this book

The Masks of Anthony and Cleopatra

Mary Rosenberg - 2006 - 605 pages
...Enobarbus's own soft amazements): the poop was beaten gold! Purple the sails! the royal color and so perfumed that The winds were lovesick with...faster, As amorous of their strokes! For her own person Enobarbus has earned an audience laugh here, by failing to find words enough, and letting his audience...
Limited preview - About this book

The Cambridge Introduction to Shakespeare

Emma Smith - 2007
...devised well for her. ENOBARBUS I will tell you. The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne Burned on the water. The poop was beaten gold; Purple the...As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggared all description: she did lie In her pavilion cloth of gold, of tissue O'er-picturing that...
Limited preview - About this book

T S Eliot: 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock' and 'The Waste Land'

C J Ackerley - 2007 - 97 pages
...she sat in, like a burnish' d throne, Burn'd on the water. The poop was beaten gold; Purple the sail, and so perfumed that The winds were love-sick with...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, O'erpicturing that...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF