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The gothic is singular in this; one seems easily at home in the renaissance; one is not too strange in the Byzantine; as for the R ...
I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, con ...
Opera, next to Gothic architecture, is one of the strangest inventions of Western man. It could not have been foreseen by any logi ...
The principle of the Gothic architecture is infinity made imaginable.
A Gothic cathedral affirms that it was done by us and not done by us.
The Gothic church plainly originated in a rude adaptation of the forest trees with all their boughs to a festal or solemn arcade, ...
The Gothic cathedral is a blossoming in stone subdued by the insatiable demand of harmony in man.
In the woods in a winter afternoon one will see as readily the origin of the stained glass window, with which Gothic cathedrals ar ...
Culture is a sham if it is only a sort of Gothic front put on an iron building--like Tower Bridge--or a classical front put on a s ...
Civil servants and priests, soldiers and ballet-dancers, schoolmasters and police constables, Greek museums and Gothic steeples, c ...
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