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" Tarsus, bound for the isles Of Javan or Gadire With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill'd, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play... "
Eclogæ Aristophanicæ, selections from The clouds (The birds) with notes by ... - Page 115
by Aristophanes - 1852
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The Poetical Works of Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount: Lion King at Arms ...

Sir David Lindsay - English poetry - 1806 - 470 pages
...the English writers seem to have dropped the adverb, ornatlie. In the dgonistes, it is asked : — " What thing of sea, or land, " Female of sex, it seems, " That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, " Comes this way, sailing ?" Haith ' done indyte, quhais supreme sapience...
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Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ...

John Milton - 1810
...fine, Just, or unjust, alike seem miserable, For oft alike both come to evil end. But who i« this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing • Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the...
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Paradise regained. An account of Cowper's writings, relating to Milton. A ...

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...him in his state calamitous, and turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles...
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Comic Dramas: In Three Acts

Maria Edgeworth - Electronic book - 1817 - 381 pages
...whom I have never yet seen Sir W. (Looking towards the entrance from the lawn.} " But who is this ? What thing of sea or land ? " Female of sex it seems...bedecked, ornate, and gay, " Comes this way sailing. Enter Miss Gallagher. Miss G. Sir, I beg pardon. — But I was told Miss O'Hara would wish to speak...
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Tales of My Landlord: Second Series, Volume 4

Sir Walter Scott - Great Britain - 1818 - 375 pages
...Church, which takes place usually in the latter end of the month of May. CHAPTER XIII. But who is this ? what thing of sea or land— Female of sex it seems — That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing J MILTON. NOT long after the incident of the Bible...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 807 pages
...this state calamitous, and turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. — But who is this, no more, o'crlooks th<! cards. bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...this state calamitous, and turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. — But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...in this state calamitous, and turn His labors, for thou canst, to peaceful end. — But who is this, what thing of sea or land '. Female of sex it seems, , • That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the' isles...
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Paradise Regained: Samson Agonistes, Comus and Arcades

John Milton - 1823 - 377 pages
...in bis state calamitous, and turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. — But who is tbis, what thing of sea or land? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...this state calamitous, and turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. — But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way suiling Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles...
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