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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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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1852
...peaceful end. But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That, so 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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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an Introductory Essay ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1853
...v. ver. 8. " But who is this, what thing of sea or land I Female of sex it seems, That so bedecVd, 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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ON THE CONSTITURION OF THE CHURCH AND STATE

SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE - 1853
...v. ver. 8. " But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so 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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Jail Journal, Or, Five Years in British Prisons--

John Mitchel - Exiles - 1854 - 370 pages
...water that, "kerchiefed in a comely cloud," confes this way sailing like a stately ship of Tarshuh, bound for the isles of Javan or Gadire, with all her bravery on. I hare visions of crystal brooks, and my ear and brain are filled with the murmuring of the Roe- and...
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The Complete Poetical Works of John Milton: With Life

John Milton - Bookbinding - 1855 - 491 pages
...canst, to peaceful end. But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That BO bedecked, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing,...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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Notes and Queries: A Medium of Intercommunication for Literary Men, General ...

Questions and answers - 1855
...Dalila ? — " But who is this? what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so 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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A Memoir of S.S. Prentiss, Volume 2

George Lewis Prentiss - Lawyers - 1855
...ourselves in the offing, when lo ! bearing down upon us, a stately whale-ship, " bound for the islea Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving." Fortunately, she chanced at that moment to " heave to" for a farewell visit...
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Palęstra musarum; or, Materials for translation into Greek verse, selected ...

Benjamin Hall Kennedy - 1856
...soul. 473. C. But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so 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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The Vision and Creed of Piers Ploughman, Volume 2

William Langland - Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages - 1856 - 621 pages
...bedeck'd, ornate and gay, Comes this way sailing Of Tarsus, bound for th' isles Like a stately ship Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim. 12753. y-Uk a lusard. In the illuminations of manuscripts representing the scene of the temptation,...
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The Poor Girl and True Woman: Or, Elements of Woman's Success Drawn from the ...

William Makepeace Thayer - Conduct of life - 1859 - 353 pages
...females who answer to the poet's description : " But who is this, what thing of sea or land, That 's so bedecked, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing...Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails trimmed and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold their play. An amber seent of odorous...
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