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When I behold a rich landscape, it is less to my purpose to recite correctly the order and superposition of the strata, than to kn ...
The crystal sphere of thought is as concentrical as the geological structure of the globe. As our soils and rocks lie in strata, c ...
Here [in London, history] ... seemed the very fabric of things, as if the city were a single growth of stone and brick, uncounted ...
"Folk art" signifies the poetical, musical, and pictorial activities of those strata of the population which are uneducated and no ...
Individuality is founded in feeling; and the recesses of feeling, the darker, blinder strata of character, are the only places in ...
As the strata of the earth preserve in succession the living creatures of past epochs, so the shelves of libraries preserve in suc ...
If Nature here wishes to make a mountain, she runs a range for five hundred miles; if a plain, she levels eighty; if a rock, she t ...
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