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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,... "
Addresses Delivered at the Triennial Celebration ... - Page 19
1824
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1816
...Cleopatra on shipboard, appears to me exceptionable : The barge she sat in, like a 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 'em. Antony and Cleopatra, Act II. Sc. 3, The winds in...
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Characters of Shakespear's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1817 - 352 pages
...poetical description of her person, beginning— " The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burnt on the water; the poop was beaten gold, Purple the...and so perfumed, that The winds were love-sick"— seems to prepare the way for, and almost to justify the subsequent infatuation of Antony when in the...
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Elements of criticism [by H. Home].

Henry Home (lord Kames.) - 1817
...Cleopatra on shipboard, appears to me exceptionable : The barge she sat in, like a 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. Antony and Cleopatra, Act n. Sc. 2. The winds in...
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The Family Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes; in which Nothing is Added ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1818
...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 gold ; Purple the...silver ; Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person,...
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Characters of Shakespeare's Plays

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 323 pages
...poetical description of her person, beginning — " The barge she sat in, like a bnrnnh'd throne, Burnt on the water ; the poop was beaten gold, Purple the...sails, and so perfumed, that The winds were lovesick" — seems to prepare the way for, and almost to justify, the subsequent infatuation of 'Antony when...
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Select Plays of William Shakespeare: In Six Volumes. With the ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1820
...her; and that, when she landed, he sent to her to invite her to supper M. Mason. Burn'd on the water:s the poop was beaten gold; Purple the sails, and so...were silver; Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which' they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person,...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: To which are Added His ...

William Shakespeare - 1821
...tell you: The barge she sat in, like a burnish 'd throne, Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaien gold; Purple the sails, and .so perfumed, that The...* silver; Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person,...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 12

William Shakespeare - 1821
...of the tenth book of the Odyssey: " In a throne she plac'd " My welcome person. Of a curious frame The winds were love-sick with them : the oars were silver; Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person,...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 12

William Shakespeare - 1821
...her. ENO. I will tell you : The barge she sat in 7, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd on the water 8 : the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the sails, and so perfumed, that negligence and inattention in Shakspeare. Enobarbus is made to say that Cleopatra gained Antony's heart...
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Mémoires ... qui ont remporté le prix et les accessit de la ..., Volume 2

Académie royale des sciences, des lettres et des beaux-arts de Belgique - 1822
...Antonio et Cleopatra, act. II, se. IL « The barge she sat in, like a burnish M 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 were silver, •' Which to the tone...
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