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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 Family Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes; in which Nothing is Added to the ... - Page 322
by William Shakespeare - 1818
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The Art of Weaving, by Hand and by Power: With an Introductory Account of ...

Clinton G. Gilroy - Engraving - 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...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...
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The Hellenes: The History of the Manners of the Ancient Greeks

James Augustus St. John - Greece - 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...gold of tissue,) O'er-picturing that Venus, where \ve see The fancy out-work nature. On each side her, Stood pretty dimpled boys, like smiling cupids,...
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The Christian Examiner and Religious Miscellany, Volume 48

Liberalism (Religion) - 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...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), O'er picturing...
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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...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...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 5

1845
...beaten gold ; Purple the sails, and so perfumed, that The winds were lovesick with them : the oars 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'er-picturing...
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The Queen's Lieges, Volumes 1-2

Queen - 1846
...become ,to her poor Sanchiza !" CHAPTER III. " The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burnt on the water ; the poop was beaten gold, Purple the...beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes." ON wears the day — and the crowds that hurry through Lisbon's narrow streets press rapidly forward,...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Humorist, Volume 82

1848
...too closely upon dangerous and " holy ground." The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Beam'd on the water; the poop was beaten gold; Purple the...As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggnr'd all description — she did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold of tissue,} O'er picturing...
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Julius Caesar. Antony and Cleopatra. Cymbeline. Titus Andronicus. Pericles

William Shakespeare - 1848
...upon the river of Cydnus. 8 Eno. 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...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 82

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1848
...and so perfumed, that The winds were love-sick with them — the oars were silver, Which to the time of flutes kept stroke— and made The water which...did lie In her pavilion (cloth of gold of tissue,) O'er picturing that Venus where we see The fancy out-work nature: — on each side her Stood pretty...
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