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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... "
Tremaine: Or, The Man of Refinement - Page 149
by Robert Plumer Ward - 1825
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Myth, Emblem, and Music in Shakespeare's Cymbeline: An Iconographic ...

Peggy Muņoz Simonds - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 393 pages
...Burnt 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...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...
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Antony and Cleopatra

Jennifer Mulherin, Abigail Frost - 1993 - 31 pages
...Bum'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...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; Act ii...
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Oxford Latin Course

Maurice Balme, James Morwood - Latin language - 1997 - 224 pages
...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...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. Once...
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Practical Solitary Magic

Nancy B. Watson - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1996 - 288 pages
...were love-sick with them; the oars were silver, Which to the tune of flutes kept stroke, and made Tlie water which they beat to follow faster, As amorous...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 Tlie fancy outwork nature....
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Shakespeare the Playwright: A Companion to the Complete Tragedies, Histories ...

Victor L. Cahn - Drama - 1996 - 865 pages
...of glorious language, this homage is still astonishing. Then Enobarbus moves to Cleopatra herself: 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...
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Shakespeare's Theory of Drama

Pauline Kiernan - Drama - 1998 - 232 pages
...forthe god Cupide, with litle fannes in their hands, with the which they fanned wind upon her . . .2 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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Type in Use: Effective Typography for Electronic Publishing

Alex White - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 207 pages
...of flutes The nature of bad news infects the teller kept stroke, and water which they beat to flow faster, as amorous of their strokes. For her own person,...beggar'd all description. She did lie in her pavilion, cloth-of-gold of 4.10 gold, purple the sails, and so perfumed that the winds were love-sick with them....
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Shakespeare on Love and Friendship

Allan Bloom - Drama - 2000 - 159 pages
...then we impatiently await description of Cleopatra herself, but are both delighted and frustrated by: 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. (II. ii. 1 97-201 ) Shakespeare...
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Shakespeare's Reading

Robert S. Miola, James S. MacKillop, Gerard Manley Hopkins Professor of English Robert S Miola, Robert S.. Miola - Drama - 2000 - 186 pages
...water which they beat to follow faster, 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'er-picturing that Venus where we see The fancy outwork nature. On each side her Stood pretty...
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Alexandria: City of the Western Mind

Theodore Vrettos - History - 2010 - 272 pages
...Burn'don 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...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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