The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 19.0635 Sunday, 9 November 2008
From: John Cox <
Date: Wednesday, 5 Nov 2008 20:23:33 -0500
I can't find an obvious OED meaning for "bar" in the following sentence by Sir
Thomas North, in his translation of Plutarch's _Life of Julius Caesar_:
But whilst he was preparing for this voyage, he attempted to cut the bar of the
strait of Peloponnesus, in the market-place where the city of Corinth standeth.
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