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" I must not leave the truth unstated, that it is again no question of expediency or feeling whether we shall preserve the buildings of past times or not. We have no right whatever to touch them. They are not ours, They belong partly to those who built... "
Archaeologia Cambrensis - Page 247
1892
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The Construction of Heritage

David Brett - History - 1996 - 172 pages
...the principle of 'repair, not restoration'. John Ruskin had argued twenty years earlier that there is no question of expediency or feeling whether we...shall preserve the buildings of past times or not. We hare no right whatever to touch them. They are not ours. They belong, partly to those who built them,...
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Structure and Style: Conserving Twentieth Century Buildings

Michael Stratton - Architecture - 1997 - 230 pages
...Lamp of Memory': .... yet. be it heard or not. I must not leave the truth unstated. that it is again no question of expediency or feeling whether we shall...preserve the buildings of past times or not. We have no right whatever to touch them. They are not ours. They belong partly to those who built them. and partly...
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Change Mummified: Cinema, Historicity, Theory

Philip Rosen - Performing Arts - 2001 - 444 pages
...to the present. Yet, respect for remains left by the dead across time enables contact with the past: [I]t is no question of expediency or feeling whether...preserve the buildings of past times or not. We have no right whatever to touch them. They are not ours. They belong partly to those who built them, and partly...
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Wood Coatings: Theory and Practice

Franco Bulian, Jon Graystone - Technology & Engineering - 2009 - 320 pages
...once was' and he labelled such attempts forgery. Morris shared John Ruskin's conviction that it was: no question of expediency or feeling whether we shall...preserve the buildings of past times or not. We have no right whatever to touch them. They are not ours. They belong, partly to those who build them and partly...
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English Culture and the Decline of the Industrial Spirit, 1850-1980

Martin J. Wiener - History - 2004 - 217 pages
...loving old things because they are old, and hating new ones merely because they are new." It was for him "no question of expediency or feeling whether we shall...preserve the buildings of past times or not. We have no right whatever to touch them. They are not ours. They belong, partly to those who built them, and partly...
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Report and Transactions - The Devonshire Association for the ..., Volume 14

Devon (England) - 1882
...who commit them ; and yet, be it heard or not, I must not leave the truth unstated, that it is again no question of expediency or feeling whether we shall...preserve the buildings of past times or not. We have no right whatever to touch them. They are not ours. They belong partly to those who built them, and partly...
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