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" Bush, I do not know whether I am singular in my Opinion, but, for my own part, I would rather look upon a Tree in all its Luxuriancy and Diffusion of Boughs and Branches, than when it is thus cut and trimmed into a Mathematical Figure; and cannot but... "
An Analytical Inquiry Into the Principles of Taste - Página 9
por Richard Payne Knight - 1806 - 473 páginas
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Journal of Horticulture and Home Farmer

1907
...trees rise in cones, globes, and pyramids," he declares his own liking for a tree grown naturally, "and cannot but fancy that an orchard in flower looks...delightful than all the little labyrinths of the most fin;shed parterre." This is the section of hie essay that conforms most to the principles of good taste....
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Lives of Great English Writers from Chaucer to Browning

Walter Swain Hinchman, Francis Barton Gummere - 1908 - 569 páginas
...I am singular in my Opinion, but for my part I would rather look upon a Tree in all its Luxuriancy and Diffusion of Boughs and Branches, than when it...thus cut and trimmed into a Mathematical Figure." This is of especial interest, because a delight in formality was, generally speaking, the characteristic...
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The Treatment of Nature in English Poetry Between Pope and Wordsworth

Myra Reynolds - 1896 - 388 páginas
...singular in my opinion, but, for my own part, I would rather look upon a tree in all its luxuriancy and diffusion of boughs and branches, than when it...thus cut and trimmed into a mathematical figure ; and can not but fancy that an orchard in flower looks infinitely more delightful than all the little labyrinths...
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A History of Modern English Romanticism, Volumen1

Harko Gerrit de Maar - 1924 - 246 páginas
...elegancy" of English Gardens and says that "he would rather look upon a tree in all its luxuriancy and diffusion of boughs and branches than when it is thus cut into a mathematical figure." ') "The Works of Addison", by GW Greene, 1856. Vol. II, p. 463. 8 ADDISON,...
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The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism: Volume 4, The Eighteenth Century

George Alexander Kennedy, H. B. Nisbet, Claude Rawson, Raman Selden - 1989 - 970 páginas
...Elegancy' of classical English gardens, he insists: 'I would rather look upon a Tree in all its Luxuriancy and Diffusion of Boughs and Branches, than when it...thus cut and trimmed into a Mathematical Figure.' An 'orchard in Flower' is preferable to 'all the little Labyrinths of the most finished Parterre'.36...
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Designs on the Landscape: Everyday Landscapes, Values, and Practice

R. A. Preece - 1991 - 283 páginas
...that of many twentieth-century conservationists. Addison, writing in the Spectator in 1712, could not 'but fancy that an Orchard in Flower looks infinitely...little labyrinths of the most finished parterre'. The extravagance and artificiality of the formal garden was mocked, the beauty of nature was extolled,...
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A View to a Death in the Morning

Matt CARTMILL - 1996 - 347 páginas
...rows and uniform figures . . . For my own part, I would rather look upon a tree in all its luxuriancy and diffusion of boughs and branches, than when it is thus cut and trimmed into a mathematical figure.7 Ornamental gardens in seventeenth-century Europe had typically been enclosures bounded by...
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El lenguaje oculto del jardín: jardín y metáfora

Carmen Añón Feliú, Carmen Añón - 1996 - 274 páginas
...and diffusion of branches, than when it is cut and trimmed into a mathematical figure: and cannot out fancy that an orchard in flower looks infinitely more delightful than all the labyrinths of the most finished parterre».i8 Thus many labyrinths began to disappear making way for...
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Three Essays on Style

Erwin Panofsky, William Sebastian Heckscher - 1997 - 247 páginas
...diffusion of boughs and branches, than when it is cut and trimmed into a mathematical figure"; and he "cannot but fancy that an orchard in flower looks...little labyrinths of the most finished parterre." fig. 1. Garden at Versailles, engraving by Pierre Aveline (ca. 1770). To conceive of a garden as a...
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To Live in the New World: A.J. Downing and American Landscape Gardening

Judith K. Major - 1997 - 242 páginas
...of the Scissars upon every Plant and Bush. ... I would rather look upon a Tree in all its Luxuriancy and Diffusion of Boughs and Branches, than when it...thus cut and trimmed into a Mathematical Figure." Downing freely appropriated from this passage when he described the modern class of landscape artist:...
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