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" But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That, so bedecked, ornate, and gay, Comes this way, sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled,... "
The Birds of Aristophanes - Page 193
by Aristophanes - 1849 - 228 pages
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Paradise Lost

John Milton - 1874
...turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. But who is this? what thing of sea or land — 710 Female of sex it seems — That, so bedecked, ornate,...all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play ; An amber scent of odorous perfume...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: Paradise regained. Samson Agonistes ...

John Milton - 1874
...turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. But who is this? what thing of sea or land — 710 Female of sex it seems — That, so bedecked, ornate,...all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play ; An amber scent of odorous perfume...
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Specimens of the Table Talk of the Late Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Table-talk - 1874 - 280 pages
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1874 - 778 pages
...That so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, hound for th' 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, An amber scent of odorous...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace Their Sources, Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1875 - 864 pages
...so bedeck'd, ornate, arid gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for th' 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, An amber scent of odorous...
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Report and Transactions - The Devonshire Association for the ..., Volume 8

Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Art - Devon (England) - 1876
...Dalila ? — ' Bat who is this ? what thing of sea or land t Female of sex it seems, That BO bedeck' d, ornate, and gay Comes this way sailing, Like a stately...Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill'd and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play. \ An amber scent of odorous...
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Report and Transactions - The Devonshire Association for the ..., Volume 8

Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Art - Devon (England) - 1876
...this ? what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeck' d, ornate, and gay Cornea this way sailing, Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound...Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill'd and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play. An amber scent of odorous...
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An Introduction to the Study of English Literature;: Comprising ...

Henry Noble Day - English literature - 1877 - 539 pages
...bedcck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for th'iles " 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, An amber scent of odorous...
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Paris Universal Exhibition of 1878: Handbook to the British Indian Section

George Christopher Molesworth Birdwood - British - 1878 - 162 pages
...may be fitly hung beside Homer's of " a ship of Sidon : " A stately ship , Of Tarsus, bound for th" isles Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill'd, and streamers waving ; An amber scent of odorous perfume Her harbinger." Homer's description...
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Paris Universal Exhibition of 1878: Handbook to the British Indian Section

George Christopher Molesworth Birdwood - British - 1878 - 162 pages
...be fitly hung beside Homer's of " a ship of Sidon : Of Tarsus, bound for th' isles " A stately ship Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails fill'd, and streamers waving; An amber scent of odorous perfume Her harbinger." Homer's description...
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