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" The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, 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... "
MONUMENTS OF EGYPT - Page 153
by FRANCIS L. HAWKS, D.D., LL.D. - 1850
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Secrets of Acting Shakespeare: The Original Approach

Patrick Tucker - Performing Arts - 2002 - 296 pages
...did coole, And what they undid did. And now a modern "edired" version: ENOBARBUS: I will rell you. The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne Burned on the warer. The poop was bearen gold1 Purple the sails, and so perfumed that The winds were love-sick with...
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Before Orientalism: London's Theatre of the East, 1576-1626

Richmond Barbour - Drama - 2003 - 238 pages
...Thomas North verbatim. Thus Enobarbus' rhapsody (cf. Bullough, Narrative and Dramatic Sources, v: 274): The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burned...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...
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The Economic Structure of Intellectual Property Law

Clifton R Musser Professor Emeritus of Law and Economics and Senior Lecturer William M Landes, William M. LANDES, Richard A. Posner, Circuit Judge U S Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and Senior Lecturer Richard A Posner - Law - 2003 - 442 pages
...here is the corresponding passage in Shakespeare: The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne, Burnt on the water. The poop was beaten gold; Purple the...winds were lovesick 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...
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A2 English Language and Literature for AQA B

Alison Ross, Jen Greatrex - English language - 2001 - 196 pages
...Cleopatra DOMITIUS ENOBARBUS I will tell you. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple 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...
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A Guide to Biblical Sites in Greece and Turkey

Clyde E. Fant, Mitchell G. Reddish - Religion - 2003 - 395 pages
...of her visit, described the scene as follows: The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn'd on the water: the poop was beaten gold; Purple 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...
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The Shakespeare Oracle

...CLEOPATRA. Hie barjIc she sat in, like a burnish'd throne, Burn W on the water: the poop was beaten fjoid; 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 thev beat to follow faster, As amorous...
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The Waste Land and Other Poems

Thomas Stearns Eliot - Poetry - 2003 - 108 pages
...made to correspond to his progress. 2. The Chair . . . throne: Antony and Cleopatra, II.ii.l95fF.: "The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne / Burned on the water." Eliot refers to this passage, but may also be thinking of Cymbeline, II.ii and iv, and of Keats's Lamia....
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Shakespeare, Italy, and Intertextuality

Michele Marrapodi - Drama - 2004 - 278 pages
...most famous speeches in Shakespeare, Enobarbus describes Cleopatra's barge: ENOBARBUS I will tell you. The barge she sat in, like a burnished throne Burned...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...
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A History of Shakespeare on Screen: A Century of Film and Television

Kenneth S. Rothwell - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 380 pages
...the royal vessel of Queen EHzabeth, depicted on the Thames in Visscher's 1616 engraving of London: "The poop was beaten gold, / Purple the sails, and...winds were love-sick with them; the oars were silver" (2.2.192), and he also pays the greatest tribute of all to Cleopatra: "Age cannot wither her, nor custom...
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Accessories of Dress: An Illustrated Encyclopedia

Katherine Morris Lester, Bess Viola Oerke, Helen Westermann - Antiques & Collectibles - 2004 - 587 pages
...Cydnus at Tarsus to meet the Roman warrior, The barge she sat in like a burnished throne, Burned in the water; the poop was beaten gold; Purple the sails,...perfumed that The winds were love-sick with them. Antony and Cleopatra, Act II, sc. 2 The mystic-sounding kyaphi was kept by special slaves in containers...
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