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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,... "
A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams - Page 80
by Cyclopaedia - 1853
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MONUMENTS OF EGYPT

FRANCIS L. HAWKS, D.D., LL.D. - 1850
...was, out of the ruins. I amused my fancy with the picture of the past, when Cleopatra ruled, and " The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne Burned...winds were lovesick with them ; the oars were silver." ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA. Alexandria, whether it be Greek, Roman, Christian or Patriarchal, Saracenic,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1803
...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...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...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 7

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe, Samuel Johnson - 1804
...reporter devis'd 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...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...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ...

William Shakespeare - 1805
...pursed up his heart, upon the river of Cydnus. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple the...The winds were love-sick with them: the oars were Eno. I will tell you: silver; Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Volume 12

William Shakespeare, Manley Wood - Drama - 1806
...devis'd 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...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...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...CLEOPATRA'S sailing down the CYDNUS. (SHAKESPEARE.) THE barge she sat in, like a burnish' d throne, Burnt on the water ; the poop was beaten gold, Purple the...perfumed, that The winds were love-sick with them : th' oars were silver, Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat,...
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The Plays of Shakspeare: Printed from the Text of Samuel Johnson ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - 1807
...upon the river of Cydnus. Agr. There she appeared indeed ; or my reporter devised well for her. Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the...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...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 5

John Dryden - English literature - 1808
...the noted descriptions of the voyage of Cleopatra down the Cydnus. It is thus given in Shakespeare : The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burned...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...
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The British theatre, or, A collection of plays, which are acted at the ...

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1808
...Devis'd well for her. Thyr. I will tell you, sir. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burnt on the water : the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the...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...
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King Lear: A Tragedy in Five Acts, Volume 4

William Shakespeare, Nahum Tate, Mrs. Inchbald - Aging parents - 1808 - 78 pages
...Dcvis'd well for her. Thyr. I will tell you, sir. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burnt on the water : the poop was beaten gold ; Purple the...that The winds were love-sick with them: the oars wer* silver; Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat, to follow...
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