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" 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 which "they beat to follow faster, As amorous of... "
The Land We Love - Page 404
by Daniel Harvey Hill - 1867
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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 on the water : the poop was beaten gold, Purple the sails, and so perfumed. that The winds were lovesick with them...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1803
...flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat, to follow faster. As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description :...did lie In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of tissue,) O'er-picturing that Venus, where we see, "' Suits with her merits. cc 2 The fancy out-work nature :...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare, Volume 7

William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe, Samuel Johnson - 1804
...flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they 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,) ,7 O'er-picturing that Venus, where we see, The fancy out-work nature: on each side her, Stood pretty...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1805
...her own person, 4 be square to her.'} \. e. if report quadrates with her, or suits with her merits. 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 fancy out-work nature: on each side her, Stood pretty...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Volume 12

William Shakespeare, Manley Wood - Drama - 1806
...flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description :...did lie In her pavilion, (cloth of gold, of tissue,) VOL. XII. i7 O'er-picturing that Venus, where we see, The fancy out-work nature : on each side her,...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'cl all description ; she 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 dimpled...
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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
...flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description :...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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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, with Explanatory Notes ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Ayscough, Nicholas Rowe - History - 1807
...water, which they beat, to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. For her own person, It beggar" d O'er-picturing that Venus where we see The fancy out-work nature : on each side her Stood pretty dimpled...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: With Explanatory Notes ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, Samuel Ayscough, Nicholas Rowe - History - 1807
...water, which they 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) O'er-picturing that Venus where we see Tite fancy out-~work nature : on each side her Stood pretty...
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King Lear: A Tragedy in Five Acts, Volume 4

William Shakespeare, Nahum Tate, Mrs. Inchbald - Aging parents - 1808 - 78 pages
...flutes kept stroke, and made The water, which they 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), O'er-picturing that Venus, where we see The fancy outwork nature ; on each side her Stood pretty dimpled...
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