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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 Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ... - Page 552
1896 - 1178 pages
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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...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 Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, in Ten Volumes: Julius Caesar ...

William Shakespeare - 1823
...reporter devised well for her. Eno. I will tell you : The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne,s Burn'd on the water : the poop was beaten gold ; Purple...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, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1824
...Cydnus. Agr. There she appeared 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...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 Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1824
...indeed; oc my reporter devised well for her. Eno. I will tell you : The barge she sat in, like a bumish'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 bcggar'd all description : she did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold, of tissue,)...
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Tremaine: Or, The Man of Refinement, Volume 1

Robert Plumer Ward - 1825
...on the water : the poop was beaten gold, * Purple the sails, and so perfumed that ' The winds grew love-sick with them. The oars were silver, ' Which...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...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Timon of Athens. Coriolanus ...

William Shakespeare - 1826
...gaze upon her : and that when she landed be sent to her to invite her to supper. Eno. I will tell you: The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne . ',...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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Timon of Athens. Coriolanus. Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare - 1826
...: and that when she lauded be sent to her to invite her to supper. Eno. I will tell you: The harge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne " ', Burn'd on...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 of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text by G. Steevens ..., Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1826
...Cydnus. Agr. There she appeared indeed; or my reporter Revised well for her. Eno. I will tell you: The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd...made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, i be square to her.] \. e. if report quadrates with her, or suits •with her merits. As amorous of...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, with notes ..., Part 23, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1826
...her to invite her to supper. Eno. I will tell you : The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne 'a, Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold; "Purple...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...
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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...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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