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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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Sarah Fielding

Linda Bree - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 176 pages
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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 - Literary Criticism - 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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'Divers toyes mengled': essays on medieval and Renaissance culture

Michel Bitot - English drama - 1996 - 425 pages
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Antony and Cleopatra

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2014 - 128 pages
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Dhvanimarmaprakāśah̤

Rameśakumāra Pāṇḍeya - Dhvani (Poetics) - 1998 - 120 pages
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