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Page 261 - Wir wissen von keiner Welt als im Bezug auf den Menschen; wir wollen keine Kunst, als die ein Abdruck dieses Bezugs ist.
Page 266 - One can hardly imagine how it was possible, with simple threads, to produce such delicacy in the hair and beards, and to express the suppleness of flesh. It is a work more God-like than human ; the waters, the animals, and the habitations, are so perfectly represented, that they appear painted with a brush, and not woven.
Page 176 - HARK, hark, The dogs do bark, Beggars are coming to town ; Some in jags, Some in rags, And some in velvet gowns.
Page xviii - This book conceives of the art of each epoch as a peculiar beauty of line, spacing, and color which could have been produced at no other time, and which permeates all the industries of its day.
Page 184 - I had — but man is but a patched fool, if he will offer to say what methought I had. The eye of man hath not heard, the ear of man hath not seen, man's hand is not able to taste, his tongue to conceive, nor...
Page v - Out from the heart of nature rolled The burdens of the Bible old; The litanies of nations came, Like the volcano's tongue of flame, Up from the burning core below, The canticles of love and woe.
Page 81 - ... usual summer vacation, and we are requested to state that some of the free studentships maintained by means of funds granted to the school by the London County Council are vacant. The day classes of the school are held from...
Page 262 - Fables. A new Translation by VS Vernon Jones. With an Introduction by GK Chesterton and Illustrations in color and in black and white by Arthur Rackham.