Their afcent is very moderate, and they may be acceffible to his hand that forms them. But the Deity has referved the trees of the foreft to himfelf; and, though he alfo gives exigence and growth to every other plant, the forefts alone may be confidered...
Spectacle de la Nature: Or, Nature Display'd. Being Discourses on Such ... - Page 259
by NoŽl Antoine Pluche - 1766
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