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" GOD ALMIGHTY first planted a garden. And indeed it is the purest of human pleasures. It is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man ; without which buildings and palaces are but gross... "
Paxton's Magazine of Botany, and Register of Flowering Plants - Página iii
editado por - 1834
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The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volumen11

1838
...the most mighty states. It is Lord Bacon who says that ' when ages do grow to civility and elegancy men come to build stately sooner than to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection." According to Sir John. Malcolm, the Persians had gardens from the period of their first...
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Essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, and the two books Of the proficience ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1840
...are but gross handy-works : and a man shall ever see, that, when ages grow to civility and elegancy, men come to build stately, sooner than to garden finely ; as if gardening were the greater perfection. I do hold it in the royal ordering of gardens, there ought to be gardens for all the months...
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Domestic architecture: containing a history of the science, and the ...

Richard Brown (architect.) - 1841 - 342 páginas
...which gave rise to the remark of Lord Bacon, that, " When ages grew to civility and elegance, men came to build stately, sooner than to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection." In the account of their public gardens, by Pausanias, we learn, that they were the resort...
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London, Volumen5

Charles Knight - 1843
...on a higher elevation than was dreamed of by any one else in his time in the passage, "When ages do grow to civility and elegance, men come to build stately...to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection," Waller, at his residence at Beaconsfield, is said to have presented more than usual evidences...
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The Dial: A Magazine for Literature, Philosophy, and Religion, Volumen4

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller, George Ripley - 1844
...palaces are but gross handyworks ; and a man shall ever see that when ages grow to civility and elegancy, men come to build stately, sooner than to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection." Bacon has followed up this sentiment in his two Essays on Buildings, and on Gardens, with...
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An essay on farms of industry, and an essay on cottage allotments, or field ...

John Nowell - 1844
...are but gross handiworks ; and a man shall ever see, that when ages grow to civility and elegancy, men come to build stately, sooner than to garden finely; as if gardening were the greater perfection." Such was the opinion of Lord VERDLAM ; and it is the more worthy of observation as coming...
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Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and ..., Volumen11

Charles Mason Hovey - 1845
...are but gross handy-works; and a man shall ever see, that, when ages grow to civility and elegancy, men come to build stately, sooner than to garden finely ; as if gardening were the greater perfection." There can be, indeed, no question whatever that Horticulture, as a scientific pursuit,...
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The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries ..., Volumen11

1845
...are bat gross handy-works; and a man shall ever see, that, when ages grow to civility and elegancy, men come to build stately, sooner than to garden finely ; as if gardening were the greater perfection.' There can be, indeed, no question whatever that Horticulture, as a scientific pursuit,...
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Transactions of the New-York State Agricultural Society for the ..., Volumen5

New York State Agricultural Society - 1846
...gardening as rather a neglected art in Greece, and makes the following striking and philosophic remark : " That when ages grow to civility and elegance, men...to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection." All writers agree in putting the fig at the head of fruit trees first cultivated, and...
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The Cultivator: A Monthly Publication, Devoted to Agriculture, Volumen3

1846
...than refined horticultural pursuits. " When nations grow to civility and elegance," said Lord Bacon, "men come to build stately sooner than to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection,'-' — a perfection on the prevalence of which, even our republican edifice in a great...
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