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" God Almighty,' says one of the wisest men that ever adorned humanity, ‘first planted a garden; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures. "
Mechanicks Magazine, and Journal of Publick Internal Improvement - Page 119
1830
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 90

George Walter Prothero - History - 1852
...first place, ought to furnish only pure delights. ' God Almighty' (says Lord Bacon) ' first planted ,1 garden ; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures ; it is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man ; without which buildings and palaces are but gross...
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1812 - 295 pages
...stand at distance, with some low galleries to pass from them to the palace itself. OF GOD Almighty first planted a garden ; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures ; it is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man; without which buildings and palaces are but gross handy...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...distance, with »ome low galleries, to pass from them to the palace itself. (ftartrrns. .vJOD Almighty first planted a Garden; and indeed it is the purest of human pleasures. It is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man ; without which buildings and palaces are but gross...
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The works of Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1819
...distance, with some low galleries to pass from them to the palace itself. XLVI. OF GARDENS. GOD Almighty first planted a garden : and indeed it is the purest of human pleasures. It is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man ; without which, buildings and palaces are but gross...
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Sylva sylvarum (century IX-X) Physiological remains. Medical remains ...

Francis Bacon - Philosophy - 1819
...distance, with some low galleries to pass from them to the palace itself. XLVI. OF GARDENS. GOD Almighty first planted a garden : and indeed it is the purest of human pleasures. It is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man ; without which, buildings and palaces are but gross...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 1

British prose literature - 1821
...distance, with some low galleries to pass from iciii to the palace itself. XLVII. OF GARDENS. GOD Almighty first planted a garden ; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures; it is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man ; without which buildings and palaces are but gross...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 15; Volume 33

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - 1821
...language of so much beauty, that we shall trespass on our page with a few brief specimens. ' God Almighty first planted a garden ; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures ; it is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man ; without which buildings and palaces are but gross...
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The New Monthly Magazine, Volume 4

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1822
...garden seems to have been the supreme delight of our old authors. " God Almighty," says Lord Bacon, " first planted a garden ; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures. It is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man, without which buildings and palaces are but gross handy-works."...
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Essays, Moral, Economical and Political

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1822 - 206 pages
...distance, with some low galleries to pass from them to the palace itself. XLV1I. OF GARDENS. GOD Almighty first planted a garden ; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures; it is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man; without which buildings and palaces are -but gross...
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The New Monthly Magazine, and Literary Journal, Volume 3

Literary Criticism - 1822
...garden seems to have been the supreme delight of our old authors. " God Almighty," says Lord Bacon, "first planted a garden; and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures. It is the greatest refreshment to the spirits of man, without which buildings and palaces are but gross handy-works."...
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