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Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste - Page 38
by Archibald Alison - 1812 - 417 pages
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Sketches from nature: taken, and coloured, in a journey to Margate ...

George Keate - 1790
...evening bell. In what, however, does the effect of this most picturesque circumstance consist ? Is it not in the additional images which are thus suggested..." Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close Up yonder hill the village murmur rose. There as I pass'd with careless steps and slow, The mingling...
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Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste, Volume 1

Archibald Alison - Aesthetics - 1812 - 434 pages
...evening bell. In what, however, does the effect of this most picturesque circumstance consist ? Is it not in the additional images which are thus suggested...: Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close Up yonder bill the village murmur rose. There, as I pass'd with careless steps and slow, The mingling...
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Aristotle's Treatise on Poetry, Translated: With Notes on the ..., Volume 1

Aristotle, Thomas Twining - Aesthetics - 1812
...sounds;—to the charming description of " the melodies of morn," in the Minstrel', or of the melodies of evening in the Deserted Village : Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close, Up yonder hill the village murmur rose. There as I past with careless steps and slow, The mingling...
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Aristotle's Treatise on Poetry, Translated: With Notes on the ..., Volume 1

Aristotle, Thomas Twining - Aesthetics - 1812
...; — to the charming description of " the melodies of morn," in the Minstrel', or of the melodies of evening in the Deserted Village : Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close, Up yonder hill the village murmur rose. There as I past with careless steps and slow, The mingling...
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Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste, Volume 1

Archibald Alison - Aesthetics - 1815 - 447 pages
...evening bell. In what, however, does the effect of this most picturesque circumstance consist ? Is it not in the additional images which are thus suggested...pleasing, and which serve most wonderfully to accord ui (h that solemn and pensive state of mind, which is almost irresistibly produced by this fascinating...
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Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste

Archibald Alison - Aesthetics - 1830 - 418 pages
...evening bell. In what, however, does the effect of this most picturesque circumstance consist ? Is it not in the additional images which are thus suggested...Goldsmith's description of evening, in the Deserted Village : pi'oduced ? What are instances of such objects ? What is the effect which such objects have on one's...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 24

Periodicals - 1844
...evening bell. In what, however, does the effect of this most picturesque circumstance consist? Is it not in the additional images which are thus suggested...but which still are pleasing, and which serve most wonderfnlly to accord with that solemn and pensive state of the mind, which is almost irresistibly...
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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism

James Robert Boyd - English language - 1852 - 352 pages
...language. His "Vicar of Wakefield," a prose tale, is also much admired. The following extracts are from the "Deserted Village :" " Sweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's close, Up yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There, as I pass'd with careless steps and slow, The mingled...
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Essay on Beauty

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Archibald Alison - Aesthetics - 1871 - 324 pages
...evening bell. In what, however, does the effect of this most picturesque circumstance consist ? Is it not in the additional images which are thus suggested...mind, which is almost irresistibly produced by this fascinating scene. Nothing can be more beautiful than Dr. Goldsmith's description of evening, in the...
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Lectures on the beautiful and sublime in nature and in morals

George Mather (Wesleyan minister.) - 1874
...evening bell. In what, however, does the effect of this most picturesque circumstance consist ? Is it not in the additional images which are thus suggested..." Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close Up yonder hill the village murmur rose. There as I pass'd with careless steps and slow, The mingling...
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