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" Observe that part of a beautiful woman, where she is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts ; the smoothness ; the softness ; the easy and insensible swell ; the variety of the surface, which is never, for the smallest space, the same... "
La Belle Assemblée - Seite 202
1811
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The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke ...: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - 1902
...is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts ; the smoothness; the softness ; the easy and insensible swell ; the variety of the surface,...giddily, without knowing where to fix or whither it is carried. Is not this a demonstration of that change of surface, continual, and yet hardly perceptible...
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On Taste: On the Sublime and Beautiful; Reflections on the French Revolution ...

Edmund Burke - 1909 - 443 Seiten
...she is perhaps the moat beautiful, about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of the surface,...giddily, without knowing where to fix or whither it is carried. Is not this a demonstration of that change of surface, continual, and yet hardly perceptible...
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The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: The early writings

Edmund Burke, Paul Langford - 1997 - 589 Seiten
...she is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of the surface, which is never for the smallest space the * Part 5. seet. a3.2 This note should read: 'Part 4. sect. a3.' same; the deceitful maze, through which...
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The Soul of Beauty: A Psychological Investigation of Appearance

Ronald Schenk - 1992 - 176 Seiten
...she is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of the surface,...giddily, without knowing where to fix, or whither it is carried. (Italics mine)25 The beauty of women is considerably owing to their weakness, or delicacy,...
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Solitude and the Sublime: Romanticism and the Aesthetics of Individuation

Frances Ferguson - 1992 - 177 Seiten
...she is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of the surface,...giddily, without knowing where to fix, or whither it is carried. [ 1 15] If we find a beheaded woman as the epitome of beauty, her deceit is not less powerful...
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The Sphinx in the City: Urban Life, the Control of Disorder, and Women

Elizabeth Wilson - 1992 - 191 Seiten
...For Burke beauty consists in smallness, smoothness and gradual variation, in 'the deceitful image, through which the unsteady eye slides giddily, without knowing where to fix or whither it is carried'. Delicacy and fragility are 'essential' to his idea of beauty. The sublime and the beautiful...
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Romanticism & Gender

Anne Kostelanetz Mellor - 1993 - 275 Seiten
...she is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of the surface,...giddily, without knowing where to fix, or whither it is carried. (216) Burke specifies two further dimensions of this ideal, eroticised, maternal beauty:...
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The Rhetoric of Empiricism: Language and Perception from Locke to I.A. Richards

Jules David Law - 1993 - 258 Seiten
...she is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of the surface,...giddily, without knowing where to fix, or whither it is carried. Is not this a demonstration of that change of surface continual and yet hardly perceptible...
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The Rhetoric of English India

Sara Suleri, Sara Suleri Goodyear - 1992 - 230 Seiten
...about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of surface, which is never for the smallest space the...giddily, without knowing where to fix, or whither it is carried" (CW, vol. 1, p. 194). Again, rather than proffer any serene coherence of vision, the "condition"...
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The Feminine Sublime: Gender and Excess in Women's Fiction

Barbara Claire Freeman - 1997 - 205 Seiten
...she is perhaps the most beautiful, about the neck and breasts; the smoothness; the softness; the easy and insensible swell; the variety of the surface,...giddily, without knowing where to fix, or whither it is carried. (105) Here the feminine body, supposedly the symbol of the beautiful, instead produces...
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