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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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ROBERT C. WINTHROP - 1859
...day : — " 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...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 Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins

John Milton - English poetry - 1860
...him in this state calamitous, and turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. But who is thisl what thing of sea or land? Female of sex it seems,...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 LOST PRINCIPLE; ON THE SECTIONAL EQUILIBRIUM:

"BARBAROSSA" - 1860
...wholly the offspring of imagination. CHAPTER IV. VIRGINIA. Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for th' isles Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filFd, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play.—SAMSON AGONISTES. When,...
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The Lost Principle: Or, The Sectional Equilibrium: how it was Created--how ...

John Scott - Sectionalism (U.S.) - 1860 - 266 pages
...wholly the offspring of imagination. CHAPTER IV. VIRGINIA. Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for th' isles Of Javan or Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Saila flll'd, and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play.— SAMSOTC AOONISTM....
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The Birds: With Notes, and a Metrical Table

Aristophanes - 1861
...described : — " But who is this ? what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so bedeeked, ornate, and gay, Comes this way sailing, Like a stately...all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving." 1193. iio/jaXô!, íf 2dXajuivía ; For an account of these fast-sailing public...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With a Memoir and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Milton, James Montgomery - 1861
...end. But who is this, what thing of sea or land ? 7 10 Female of вех 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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Life and its purposes, illustrated in the life of M. Lyon, and others

Life - 1862
...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 scent of odorous...
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Complete Poetical Works

John Milton - 1862
...That so bedeck'd, ornate, and 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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Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek ..., Volume 2

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...above, secret refreshings, that repair his strength, and fainting spirits uphold. J. MILTON DALILA BUT who is this ? what thing of sea or land ? —...Gadire, with all her bravery on, and tackle trim, FS in 30 466 Passages for Translation sails filled, and streamers waving, courted by all the winds...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with illustr. by E.H. Corbould and J. Gilbert

John Milton - 1864
...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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