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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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Essays, orations and lectures

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1848
...palaces 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." Bacon has followed up this sentiment in his two Essays on Buildings, and on Gardens, with...
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An Historical Inquiry Into the True Principles of Beauty in Art: More ...

James Fergusson - 1849 - 537 páginas
...palaces 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." Which is perhaps true, as far as it goes; but gardens want that durability which gives...
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Notes and Queries

1891
...palaces are but groes handyworks and a man shall ever see that, whim ages grow to civility and elegancy men come to build stately sooner than to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection." NEMO. Temple. DOUBLE-LOCKED (7th S. xi. 149).— This expression probably originated from...
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The Journal of the Indian archipelago and eastern Asia (ed. by J.R ..., Volumen3

James Richardson Logan - 1849
...are bat grw» 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." So wrote Francis Lord Bacon near 300 years ago, and this pleasure still exists in the...
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Cicero's three books of offices ... also his Cato major ... Lælius ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero, Cyrus R. Edmonds - 1850
...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." — Lord Bacon, Essay 46. such great trunks and branches from so small a grain of the...
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Works, Volumen1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...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. I do hold it, in the royal ordering of gardens, there ought to be gardens for all the months...
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Knight's Cyclopædia of London

Charles Knight - 1851 - 1851 páginas
...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." AValler, at his residence at Beaconsficld, is said to have presented more than usual evidences...
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Knight's Cyclopaedia of London, 1851

Charles Knight - 1851 - 860 páginas
...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 Bcaconsfield, is said to have presented more than usual evidences...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with notes by A. Spiers

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1851
...are but gross handyworks : amd 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 wdering of gardens, there ought to be gardens for all the monthsin...
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The Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffussion of Useful ..., Volumen11

1838
...the most mighty slates. It is Lord Baron 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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