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" ... on pillars fairer than ivory; the corolla, an arch of unbounded magnitude, embellished with the ruby and the topaz; rivers of nectar and honey; the other parts of the floweret, cups, urns, pavilions, domes, which the human architect and goldsmith... "
The Garden that Paid the Rent - Page 85
by Garden - 1860 - 143 pages
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1796
...prefent, to them, a fpeilacle of which we can form no idea. The yellow anthenr of flowers, fufj.ended by .fillets of white, exhibit to their eyes, double rafters of gold in equilibria, fibrio, on pillars fairer than ivory ; the corolla, an arch of unbounded magnitude, embellifhed...
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Studies of nature, Volume 1

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre - 1809
...leaves of plants, like the cattle in our meadows, and on our mountains ; which repose under the shade of a down imperceptible to the naked eye, and which,...their eyes, double rafters of gold in equilibrio, on pillars fairer than ivory ; the corolla, an arch of unbounded magnitude, embellished with the ruby...
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St. Pierre's Studies of Nature

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre - Natural history - 1836 - 398 pages
...part of the flower must present to them a spectacle of which we can form no idea. The yellow anthercc of flowers, suspended by fillets of white, exhibit...to their eyes double rafters of gold in equilibrio, on pillars fairer than ivory ; the corolla, an arch of unbounded magnitude, embellished with the ruby...
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The Youth's Book of Nature, Or The Four Seasons Illustrated: Being Familiar ...

Bourne Hall Draper - 1844
...flower, he thinks, must present to them a spectacle of which we can form no idea. The yellow antherse of flowers, suspended by fillets of white, exhibit to their eyes double rafters of gold, on pillars fairer than ivory ; the corolla, an arch of unbounded magnitude, embellished with the ruby...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 3

Half hours - 1847
...flowers, suspended by fillets of white, exhibit tę their eyes double rafters of gold, in equilibrio, on pillars fairer than, ivory; the corolla, an arch of...other parts of the floweret, cups, urns, pavilions, domes, which the human architect* and goldsmith have not yet learned to imitate. I do not speak thus...
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Kidd's Own Journal, Volume 1

Arts - 1852
...part of the flower must present to them a spectacle of which wo can form no idea. The yellow anthera of flowers, suspended by fillets of white, exhibit to their eyes double rafters of gold in cquilibrio, on pillars fairer than ivory; the corolla, an aroh of unbounded magnitude, embellished...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 3

Half hours - 1856
...part of the flower must present to them a spectacle of which we can form no idea. The yellow ant/ierce of flowers, suspended by fillets of white, exhibit...magnitude, embellished with the ruby and the topaz ; rivars of nectar and honey ; the other parts of the floweret, cups, urns, pavilions, domes, which...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1856
...part of the flower must present to them a spectacle of which we can form no idea. The yellow antheree of flowers, suspended by fillets of white, exhibit...equilibrio, or pillars fairer than ivory ; the corolla, an areh of unbounded magnitude, embellished with the ruby and the topaz ; rivars of nectar aud honey ;...
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