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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 Encyclopaedic Dictionary in the Eighteenth Century ..., Volumen1

Terence M. Russell - 1997 - 226 páginas
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Forbes Book of Business Quotations: 14,266 Thoughts on the Business of Life

Ted Goodman - 1997 - 992 páginas
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To Live in the New World: A.J. Downing and American Landscape Gardening

Judith K. Major - 1997 - 242 páginas
...allusion to the often quoted observation by Francis Bacon—"When ages grow to civility and elegancy, men come to build stately, sooner than to garden finely; as if gardening were the greater perfection"—then Downing's charge as apostle of refinement in landscape gardening is clear. Downing...
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Carnegie Magazine, Volúmenes25-26

Carnegie Institute - 1951
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Principes, Volumen4

1960
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Across the Open Field: Essays Drawn from English Landscapes

Laurie Olin - 2000 - 352 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." Whether this is generally true or not, it seems that for some people, especially for some...
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The Image of Manhood in Early Modern Literature: Viewing the Male

Andrew P. Williams - 1999 - 196 páginas
...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. — Francis Bacon, "Of Gardening"1 Alone among Donne's students, Andrew Marvell is a poet...
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Court Culture and the Origins of a Royalist Tradition in Early Stuart England

R. Malcolm Smuts - 1999 - 322 páginas
...pleasures . . . and a man shall ever see that when ages grow to civility and elegance, men come to huild stately sooner than to garden finely, as if gardening were the greater perfection."1 * Left implicit is the thought that fine gardening htings us hack, full circle, to Eden....
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The Advancement of Learning; Colours of Good and Evil; the Essays

Francis Bacon - 2000 - 445 páginas
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Structure: In Science and Art

Wendy Pullan, Harshad Bhadeshia - 2000 - 203 páginas
...habitat-making in its advanced mode with the creation of gardens: 'when Ages grow to Civility and Elegancie, Men come to Build Stately, sooner than to Garden finely, as if Gardening were the Greater perfection' (Essays, 1625). Bacon's distinction between the two modes, his acknowledgement of their...
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