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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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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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Exercises in the composition of Greek iambic verse. [With] Key

Herbert Kynaston - 1879
...Redeeming time ' &c. — unexpectedly finding di iroi vu of time. EXERCISE 14. Chorus. But who is this 1 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 Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1880 - 625 pages
...turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. But who is this? what thing of sea or land— 7'░ 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 Family Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best ...

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1880 - 1065 pages
...through the furrowed sea, Breasting the lofty surge. King Henry Y. Act iií. CkortÝS. SHAKESPEARE. Great Barrington, he determined upon pursuing the career of л man of letters, so and streamers waving, Courted by all the winds that hold them play, An amber scent of odorous perfume...
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Test questions on selected portions of English literature and history, Volume 2

Thomas Miller Maguire - 1880
...parables condemn To their abyss and horrid pains confined." " The sons of Anak, famous now and blazed." " Like a stately ship Of Tarsus, bound for the isles...Gadire, With all her bravery on, and tackle trim." " Not less renowned than in mount Epraim Jael. " " That solved the riddle which I had proposed." "...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: Reprinted from the Best Editions, with ...

John Milton - 1881 - 562 pages
...already? Behold him in this state calamitous, and turn His labours, for thou canst, to peaceful end. But who is this ? what thing of sea or land ? Female...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: With Life

John Milton - Fore-edge painting - 1881 - 491 pages
...who is thiz, what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That so bedecked, ornate, and =rAy, Comes this way sailing, Like a stately ship Of Tarsus,...all her bravery on, and tackle trim, Sails filled, and streamers waving. Courted by all the winds, that hold them play, An amber seent of odorous perfume...
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