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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
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 - 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 - 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 - 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

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 - 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 - 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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