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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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Solomon Gursky was Here

Mordecai Richler - Explorers - 1989 - 557 pages
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A Dictionary of Shakespeare's Sexual Puns and Their Significance

Frankie Rubinstein - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 372 pages
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The Oxford Anthology of English Poetry: Spencer to Crabbe

Oxford library of English poetry - English poetry - 1990 - 659 pages
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Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1990 - 274 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'erpicturing that Venus where we see The fancy outwork nature. On each side her Stood pretty dimpled...
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A Treasury of Quotations

Alan Lennox-Short - Quotations, English - 1991 - 292 pages
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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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Love and Friendship

Allan David Bloom, David Bloom - Philosophy - 1993 - 590 pages
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