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" ... the summer-house, as so many reliefs after one is wearied with walking. Near each seat is a little fountain ; and, throughout the whole hippodrome, several -small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them,... "
A history of English gardening, chronological, biographical, literary, and ... - Page 25
by George William Johnson - 1829 - 445 pages
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The letters of Pliny the consul [tr. by W. Melmoth] with occasional remarks

Pliny (the Younger) - 1757
...fountain; and throughout the whole hippodrome feveral fmall rills run murmuring along, wherefoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different fpots of verdure, and in their progrefs refrefhing the whole. And now, I fhould not have...
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The Letters of Pliny the Consul: With Occasional Remarks, Volume 1

Pliny (the Younger) - Lawyers - 1807
...seat is a little fountain ; and, throughout the whole hippodrome, several -small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and, in ! their progress, refreshing the whole. And now, I should not have...
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Elegant epistles: a copious selection of instructive, moral, and ...

Elegant epistles - 1812
...seat is a little fountain ; and, throughout the whole hippodrome, several small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and, in their progress, refreshing the whole. And now, I should not have...
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Sketches of the domestic manners and institutions of the romans

History - 1821 - 347 pages
...seat is a little fountain ; and, throughout the whole hippodrome, several small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and in their progress, refreshing the whole." 8 Spacious as this villa...
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Sketches of the domestic manners and institutions of the Romans

Romans - 1821
...seat is a little fountain ; and, throughout the whole hippodrome, several small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and in their progress, refreshing the whole." * Spacious as this villa...
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Pompeii ...

George Clarke (F.S.A.) - Pompeii (Extinct city) - 1832
...each seat is a little fountain, and throughout the whole hippodrome several small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and in their progress refreshing the whole*." Between this villa and the...
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The Methodist Quarterly Review

Methodist Church - 1846
...each seat is a little fountain ; and throughout the whole hippodrome several small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and in their progress refreshing the whole." Such is Pliny's description...
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Methodist Review, Volume 28

1846
...each seat is a little fountain ; and throughout the whole hippodrome several small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and in their progress refreshing the whole." Such is Pliny's description...
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Pompeii [by W. Clarke].

William Clarke (architect.) - 1847
...each seat is a little fountain, and throughout the whole hippodrome several small rills run murmuring along, wheresoever the hand of art thought proper to conduct them, watering here and there different spots of verdure, and in their progress refreshing the whole."* Between this villa and the...
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