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" Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play, An amber scent of odorous perfume Her harbinger, a damsel... "
Notes and Queries - Page 170
1855
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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 6

William Greenough Thayer Shedd, Henry Nelson Coleridge, Sara Coleridge Coleridge - 1864
...My fairest," ifec. — Book v. ver. 8. " But who is this, what thing of sea or land I Female of sex it seems, That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes...streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them ply, An amber-scent of odorous perfume Her harbinger, a damsel train behind I" amusingly enough,...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with illustr. by E.H. Corbould and J. Gilbert

1864
...! But who is this? what thing of sea or land? — 710 Female of sex it seems, — That so bedecked, ornate and gay, Comes this way, sailing Like a stately...Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play ; An amber scent of odorous...
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Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek ..., Volume 2

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...DALILA BUT who is this ? what thing of sea or land ? — female of sex it seems — that so bedecked, ornate, and gay, comes this way sailing, like a stately...Gadire, with all her bravery on, and tackle trim, FS in 30 466 Passages for Translation sails filled, and streamers waving, courted by all the winds...
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Collected Articles on George Gissing

Pierre Coustillas - Biography & Autobiography - 1968 - 186 pages
...full of such similes and metaphors; we need only cite his ironic description of Clem as sweeping on 'like a stately ship of Tarsus, bound for the isles of Javan or Gadire'. A good example of his use of classic metaphor occurs later in the same book where he calls Clerkenwell...
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Poetic Diction: A Study in Meaning

Owen Barfield - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1973 - 230 pages
...Dalilah's approach : But who is this, what thing of Sea or Land? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeckt, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately Ship Of Tarsus, bound for th' Isles Of Javan or Gadier With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill' d, and streamers...
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The Harvard University Catalogue

1874
...me ? But I Believe not these suggestions, which proceed From anguish of the mind and humours black. Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles Of Javan or Gadirc. Archers and slingers, catophracts and spears. Like that sflf-begottcn bird In the Arabian woods...
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Rewriting the Renaissance: The Discourses of Sexual Difference in Early ...

Margaret W. Ferguson - History - 1986 - 426 pages
...gender signs: But who is this, what thing of Sea or Land? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeckt, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately Ship Of Tarsus, bound for th'Isles Ofjavan or Gadire With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill'd, and streamers waving,...
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Sansone Agonista

John Milton - Drama - 1988 - 182 pages
...to peaceful end. But who is this, what thing of Sea or Land? Femal of sex it seems, That so bedeckt, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately Ship Of Tarsus, bound for th' Isles Of Javan or Gadier With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill'd, and streamers...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...Agonlstes 110 But who is this, what thing of sea or land? Female of sex it seems, That so bedecked, oon Rivergathering many a shell, And many a flower and medicinal weed — Shouting to the Gadier With all her bravery on, and tackle trim. Sails filled, and streamers waving, (1. 710—718)...
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Summoning: Ideas of the Covenant and Interpretive Theory

Ellen Spolsky - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 272 pages
...strange power" (1003). She is not merely beautiful, she is something like the principle of beauty itself: Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles...Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play. This description of Dalila's...
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