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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 Works of William Shakspeare: The Text Formed from an Intirely New ... - Page 40
by William Shakespeare - 1843
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Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1998 - 128 pages
...reporter devised well for her. ENO. I will tell you. The barge she sat in, like a bumish'd throne, Bum'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple the...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...
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Shakespeare's Twenty-First Century Economics : The Morality of Love and ...

Frederick Turner Founders Professor of Arts and Humanities University of Texas at Dallas - Business & Economics - 1999 - 232 pages
...Plutarch of Chaeronea) And here is Shakespeare: 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'erpicturing that...
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Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1999 - 139 pages
...well for her. ENOBARBUS I will tell you. 200 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, 209 O'erpicturing that...
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The Prince of Princes: The Life of Potemkin

Sebag Montefiore - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 634 pages
...the Empress embarked on her galley in the most luxurious fleet ever seen on a great river. CLEOPATRA The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd...strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description . . . William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra At midday on 1.2. April 1787, Catherine, Potemkin and...
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The Chinese Garden

Rosemary Manning - Fiction - 2000 - 189 pages
...which opened off one end of it. 'The barge she sat in,' began Chief, 'I wonder if I can remember it ... "The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd...strokes. For her own person, It beggar'd all description ..." ' Her senses held by the poetry, Rachel's truant mind played with the tempting hope that she would...
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Shakespeare on Love and Friendship

Allan Bloom - Drama - 2000 - 159 pages
...the sculptor.5 Enobarbus describes the arrival of the barge and the stunning effect of its movement: the oars were silver, Which to the tune of flutes...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. (II. ii. 194-197) And then we impatiently await description of Cleopatra herself, but are both delighted...
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The Shakespeare Book of Lists: The Ultimate Guide to the Bard, His Plays ...

Mike LoMonico, Michael LoMonico - Drama - 2001 - 232 pages
...Shakespeare's most beautiful descriptions is Enobarbus' account of Cleopatra from Antony and Cleopatra: I will tell you. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd...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:...
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Alexandria: City of the Western Mind

Theodore Vrettos - History - 2010 - 272 pages
...Plutarch, colorfully described the occasion: The barge she sat in like a burnish'd throne, Burn'don the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple the sails,...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...
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Rowing Against the Current: On Learning to Scull at Forty

Barry Strauss - Sports & Recreation - 2001 - 176 pages
...(Ezekiel 27:6) Now, here is Shakespeare's portrait of Cleopatra on her galley, seducing Mark Antony: The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd...beat to follow faster, As amorous of their strokes. (Antony and Cleopatra, II, ii) The Romans enjoyed boat races and also mock naval battles. The emperor...
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赤嶺成喜 - 2002 - 303 pages
...devis'd well for her. Enobarbus. I will tell you. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Bura'd on the water. The poop was beaten gold; Purple the...did lie In her pavilion, cloth of gold, of tissue, Thefancyout-worknature.Oneachs@deher StmdpreWd @ mp @ 刮 ぬ ys , llkes 而 IlngCup @ ds , WIthd@verS-co@our'dfans,who...
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