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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 Rhyme and Reason of Country Life: Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

1855
...are but gross handiwork ; and as men 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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Flowers and Flower-gardens

David Lester Richardson - 1855 - 232 páginas
...Homer of course meant to attach to a Royal residence as Eoyal a garden; but as Bacon says, '.'men begin to build stately sooner than to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection." The mansion of Alcinous was of brazen walls with golden columns ; and the Greeks and Eomans...
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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...are but gross handyworks : and a man shall ever see, that when ages grow to civility' and elegancy, 5 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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The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon, Alexander Spiers, Basil Montagu - 1856 - 360 páginas
...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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The Living Age ..., Volumen234

1902
...court." ME Francis. THE TRUE ORDERING OF GARDENS. "When ages grow to civility and elegancy," said Bacon, "men come to build stately, sooner than to garden finely; as if gardening were the greater perfection." And then he unwittingly Impales himself on the point of his own epigram; for he proceeds...
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The Strand Magazine, Volumen3

George Newnes - 1892
...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.' 1 No doubt " the pleasure which we take in a garden is one of the most innocent delights...
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Transactions of the Illinois State Horticultural Society, Volumen17

Illinois State Horticultural Society - 1883
...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." There is an inspiration in simply reading a description of his ideal garden, or rather...
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Recreation

1937
...instruction was provided through lectures alone. Now, however, with the cooperation "A garden is indeed the purest of human pleasures. It is the greatest...to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection." — Francis Bacon. of the McKinley Vocational School and the Board of Education of the...
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The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Nature, addresses, and ..., Volumen1

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Alfred Riggs Ferguson, Joseph Slater, Jean Ferguson Carr - 1971 - 382 páginas
...palaces 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." Bacon has followed up this sentiment in his two Essays on Buildings, and on Gardens, with...
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Transactions of the Indiana Horticultural Society, Volumen31

Indiana Horticultural Society - 1892
...greatest refreshment of the spirits of man, without which palaces and buildings are but gross handy-works; and a man shall ever see that when ages grow to civility...to garden finely; as if gardening were the greater perfection." It is pre-eminently suited to literary and professional men, whose sedentary life needs...
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