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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 Practical Gardener, and Modern Horticulturist: Containing the ..., Volumen1

Charles McIntosh - 1828 - 1264 páginas
...architecture, which gave rise to his lordship's remark, " 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." The garden of Tarquinius Superbus, five hundred and four years before Christ, is mentioned...
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Literary and Miscellaneous Memoirs, Volumen1

Joseph Cradock - 1826
...have always been much pleased with Bacon's remark, 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. A fine taste in gardening has not till lately been much estimated. Ben Jonson coldly says,...
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Moral, Economical, and Political Essays

Francis Bacon - 1833 - 216 páginas
...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. I do hold it, in the royal ordering of gardens, there ought to be gardens for all the months...
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Penny Cyclopaedia 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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The Horticultural Register, Volumen3

1834
...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 onlering of gardens, there ought to be gardens for all the months...
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An Encyclopædia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of ...

John Claudius Loudon - 1835 - 1270 páginas
...architecture ; which gave rise to the remark of the former, " 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. " 32. The vale of Tempe, however, as described in the third book of /Elian's Various History,...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Aix-la-Chaoelle ...

Philip Henry Stanhope (5th earl.) - 1836
...Bacon on this subject: "Further, a man shall see " that when ages advance in civility and politeness, " men come to build stately sooner than to garden " finely, as if gardening was the greater per" fection." Yet Bacon himself may be considered to afford an instance of the inferior...
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The penny cyclopædia [ed. by G. Long].

Society for the diffusion of useful knowledge - 1838
...the most mighty suites. ]| is Lord Bacon who says that ' when ages do prow lo 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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Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volúmenes11-12

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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The Works of Lord Bacon: With an Introductory Essay, Volumen1

Francis Bacon - 1838
...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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