Mirror of Literature,  12 (1828), 189.

Nature and Art



Extract, Miscellaneous

Publications extracted:

Cobbett 1829


Botany, Aesthetics

    'It is curious enough that people decorate their chimney-pieces with imitations of beautiful fruits, while they seem to think nothing at all of the originals hanging upon the trees, with all the elegant accompaniments of flourishing branches, buds, and leaves'.

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