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" The green hath two pleasures ; the one, because nothing is more pleasant to the eye than green grass kept finely shorn ; the other, because it will give you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to enclose... "
Bacon's Essays - Page 56
by Francis Bacon - 1881
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Essays

Francis Bacon - 1885 - 300 pages
...besides alleys on both sides; and I like well, that four acres of ground be assigned to the green, six to the heath, four and four to either side, and...you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to enclose the garden ; but because the alley will be long,...
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Shakespeariana: A Critical and Contemporary Review of Shakesperian ..., Volume 2

1885
...following notes SS will mean Sylva Sylva mm ; Ess. The Essay of Gardens; HV HI. Historic Vil<e et Mortis. The green hath two pleasures : the one because nothing is more pleasant to the eye than green grass finely shorn. (Ess.) A grass-green turf. (Ham. IV, v, and WT IV, iv.) This short-grassed green. (MND...
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The Essays Or Councils, Civil & Moral: Of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - 1887 - 307 pages
...besides alleys on both sides. And I like well, that four acres of ground be assigned to the green, six to the heath, four and four to either side, and...you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to inclose the garden. But, because the alley will be long,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, and Lord ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy, English - 1890
...besides alleys on both sides. And I like well that four acres of ground be assigned to the green ; six to the heath ; four and four to either side ;...you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to enclose the garden. But because the alley will be long,...
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Scribner's Magazine ..., Volume 27

Edward Livermore Burlingame, Robert Bridges, Alfred Dashiell, Harlan Logan - 1900
...Greene ; Six to the Heath ; Foure and Foure to either Side ; Ande Twelve to the Maine Garden. The Greene hath two pleasures ; The one, because nothing is more Pleasant to the Kye, than Greene Grasse kept finely shorne ; The other, because it will give you a faire Alley in the...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1888 - 307 pages
...besides alleys on both sides. And I like well, that four acres of ground be assigned to the green, six to the heath, four and four to either side, and...you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to inclose the garden. But, because the alley will be long,...
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The Garden as Considered in Literature by Certain Polite Writers

Walter Howe - Gardening - 1890 - 309 pages
...besides alleys on both sides ; and I like well that four acres of ground be assigned to the green, six to the heath, four and four to either side, and...you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to enclose the garden ; but because the alley will be long,...
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Works, Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1890
...besides alleys on both sides. And I like well that four acres of ground be assigned to the green ; six to the heath ; four and four to either side ;...you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to enclose the garden. But because the alley will be long,...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - Logic - 1890 - 300 pages
...besides alleys on both sides. And I like well that four acres of ground be assigned to the green ; six to the heath ; four and four to either side ;...green hath two pleasures : the one, because nothing is <vi HKe *y* than green grass kept finely shorn ; 'will give you a fair alley in the midst, t^\ VMi'4i...
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Garden-craft Old and New

John Dando Sedding - Gardens - 1891 - 215 pages
...the midst, besides alleys on both sides ; and I like well that four acres be assigned to the Green, six to the Heath, four and four to either side, and...you a fair alley in the midst, by which you may go in front upon a stately hedge, which is to enclose the garden." " For the heath, which was the third...
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