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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... "
Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ... - Page 155
by John Bartlett - 1903 - 1158 pages
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The Beauties of Shakspeare Regularly Selected from Each Play. With a General ...

William Shakespeare - 1827 - 345 pages
...good; so find we profit, By losing of our prayers. DESCRIPTION OF CLEOPATRA SAILING DOWN THE CYDNUS. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd...strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description: she did lie In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of tissue,) O'er picturing that Venus, where we see, The...
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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:...strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description : she did lie * A Helmet. In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of tissue,) O'er picturing that Venus, where...
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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

1829
...been altered. CLEOPATRA. BY TK HERVEY, ESQ. I 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. SHAKSPEAKC. I. FLUTES in the sunny air ! And harps in the porphyry halls \ And a low, deep hum, —...
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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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The Poetical Sketch-book: Including a Third Edition of Australia

Thomas Kibble Hervey - 1829 - 286 pages
...THE EGYPTIAN QUEEN EMBARKING ON THE CYDNUS. The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, BurneJ 011 the water : the poop was beaten gold : Purple the...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. SBAK.SPSARE. FLUTES in the sunny air ! And harps in the porphyry halls ! And a low, deep hum, — like...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1829
...water : the poop w as beuten gold ; Purple the sails, and so perfumed, that The winds were love -sick with them: the oars were silver ; Which to the tune...As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggarM all description : she did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold, of tissue,) O'cr-picturing that...
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The Oriental Herald, and Journal of General Literature, Volume 22

James Silk Buckingham - 1829
...the " Poetical Sketch Book," by T. K, Hervev, The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne. Burned on the water : the poop was beaten gold : Purple the...the oars were silver ; Which to the tune of flutes keep stroke, and made The water which they beat to follow faster. As amorous of their strokes. SHAKSPEARE....
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The Oriental Herald, Volume 22

1829
...Poetical Sketch Book," by T. K, Htney, Esq.) The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne. Burned on the water : the poop was beaten gold : Purple the...the oars were silver ; Which to the tune of flutes keep stroke, and made The water which they beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. SHAISPEARI....
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The poetical sketch-book, including a 3rd ed. of Australia

Thomas Kibble Hervey - 1829
...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...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. SHAK.SPEARE. FLUTES in the sunny air! And a low, deep hum,— like a people's prayer, — With its...
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