An Analytical Inquiry Into the Principles of Taste

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T. Payne, 1806 - 473 Seiten
 

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As to the Sexes in Mankind
9
Mr Humes Opinion considered
10
Sexual Tastes of Brutes
11
Double Meaning of the word Taste
12
In Sculpture
13
Sculpture compared with Painting
14
In Buildings Gardens Pieces of Water
15
Articulate Language and inarticulate Notes
16
Idiom in Language Rhythm Prosody
17
Mixed Qualities and Sensationshow separatedo
18
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Verse considered in the Abstract
20
Grottesques 21 Mixed Qualities and Sensations further explained
21
Consequence of Mr Burkes Doctrine of Beauty
22
Mr Burkes System compared with that of Sir Joshua Reynolds
23
Illustrated by Examples of the Temples of Vesta and Indian Domes
24
The latter further examined Mental Sympathies
25
Beauties of Colour and Form in Animals Ap propriated Beauties of particular Kinds de pending on Habit Irregularity
26
Sexual Predilectionstheir Influence and Ef fects
27
Force of Lightas reflected
28
As acting directly upon the Eye Mr Burkes Error
29
OF TOUCH
30
Its Modes and LimitsSmoothness 2 Sexual SympathiesIrritation
31
Difficulty of considering Sensation alone
32
Titillation 4 Sir Joshua Reynoldss Position confirmed 5 Internal Stimuli
33
Progress of Perception
34
OF SENSATION
35
Its Principles
36
Its Organs 2 Primary or simple Sensation 3 Variation
37
Ideasaccording to Plato
38
Rise and Progress of Monastic or Cathedral Gothic
39
Sacred Architecture of the Greeks and Romans
40
Irritation
41
Scepticism 11 Its Origin 12 Inverted Action of the Nerves Cessation
42
Ancient Coins c why interesting
43
Symmetryin Animals
44
In different Individuals 6 Mixed Flavours 7 8 Vitiated and morbid Palates 9 Their Pleasures and Habits
45
Its Reasons
46
Its Origin and Progress
47
Refinement and Excessopposed to the Gothic Principle of Contrast
48
Scale by which the Eye measures
49
Consequent Effects of Proportion in St Peters
50
OF HEARING
51
Of Intricacy and Extent
52
Lightness in Sculpture and Building
53
Errors of Imitation in Principles
54
Lightness in Painting Flowing Lines Rubens
55
Corregio
56
Sexual Beautyits Principle
57
Sudden Love
58
Love as existing among civilized and savage Men and brute Animals comparatively con sidered
59
Power of Imagination
60
Sensual and Social or Sentimental Love
61
Metaphysical Love Petrarch Cowley Waller
62
Pastoral Love in Theocritus
65
Forms appropriate to Sculpture
66
Sculpturesque
67
68 Grottesque
68
Other distinct Characters
69
Classical
70
His general Mistake of Ideas for Things
80
Deceptions of Sexual and Social Sympathies Mistatement
81
Regularity and Irregularity in Features
82
Ease Grace Elegance and Dignity of Gesture and Attitude
83
Belong to Character and Expression and not to particular Lines and Forms
84
In inanimate as well as animal Bodies
85
Dignity and Elegance wherein different
86
Dancing
87
Grace of Savages
88
Of the Greeks
89
Lines of Grace
90
Spiral Columns scooped Pediments
92
In Gardening
93
Clumps and Canals Terraces and Borders
94
Composition in Houses Offices and Plantations
95
Hanging Terraces
96
Irregularity in Architecture
97
Exemplified
98
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In Lodges Cottages Gateways
101
Situations
102
Sir John Vanbrugh
103
Mr Brown
104
Made Water
105
Walks
106
Smallness of size
107
In Woinen In Animals or other Objects
108
Gradual Diminution or Tapering
109
General Rules
110
In Morals
111
Affections Abstract Principles
112
In Taste and Manners
115
Academies their Effect on
116
Accounted
117
Mechanical and liberal Arts their Difference
118
Feeling Sentiment and Science in Painting
119
In Sculpture
120
Public Schools of Rhetoric their Effect on the Latin Language
121
Semblance of Truth 3 Mr Burkes Opinion 4 Examined as
121
Freedom of Study its Effect on the Greek
122
On the English
123
Instanced in Dr Blairs Criticism on a Passage of Pope
124
Criticism examined
125
The Passage justified by others from Euripides and Shakespeare
126
Theoretical Criticism in general
127
Artificial Perceptionhow far independent of organic Sensation
172
Attitudes
210
OF JUDGMENT
262
Judgment in what it consists 2 Reason as applied to Taste 3 Demonstration and Analogy 4 Laws of Nature
264
Cæsar
271
Achilles
272
Fiction and Reality
283
In Matters of Demonstration in Matters of Belief
288
Probability in Epic Fiction 11 In Dramatic
296
Roman Mime of Laureolus 9 Fights of Gladiators
328
Oratory 14 Acting
335
Epic and Dramatic License in Fiction their Difference
336
Their Effects 114 Whether negative or affirmative
369
Imitative
431

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Seite 389 - Fair laughs the Morn, and soft the zephyr blows, While proudly riding o'er the azure realm In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes: Youth on the prow, and Pleasure at the helm: Regardless of the sweeping whirlwind's sway, That hush'd in grim repose expects his evening prey.
Seite 390 - Commander : he, above the rest In shape and gesture proudly eminent, Stood like a tower : his form had yet not lost All her original brightness ; nor appear'd Less than Arch-Angel ruin'd, and the excess Of glory obscured...
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Seite 389 - She-wolf of France, with unrelenting fangs That tear'st the bowels of thy mangled mate, From thee be born, who o'er thy country hangs The scourge of heaven! What terrors round him wait! Amazement in his van, with flight combined, And sorrow's faded form, and solitude behind.
Seite 391 - Looks through the horizontal misty air Shorn of his beams, or from behind the moon, In dim eclipse, disastrous twilight sheds On half the nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs.
Seite 9 - Bush, I do not know whether I am singular in my Opinion, but, for my own part, I would rather look upon a Tree in all its Luxuriancy and Diffusion of Boughs and Branches, than when it is thus cut and trimmed into a Mathematical Figure; and cannot but fancy that an Orchard in Flower looks infinitely more delightful than all the little Labyrinths of the most finished Parterre...
Seite 389 - Mighty victor, mighty lord, Low on his funeral couch he lies! No pitying heart, no eye, afford A tear to grace his obsequies.
Seite 120 - With all perfections, so inflame my sense With ardour to enjoy thee, fairer now Than ever, bounty of this virtuous tree. So said he, and forbore not glance or toy Of amorous intent, well understood Of Eve, whose eye darted contagious fire. Her hand he...
Seite 363 - When danger or pain press too nearly, they are incapable of giving any delight, and are simply terrible; but at certain distances, and with certain modifications, they may be, and they are delightful, as we every day experience.

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