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" In happy climes, where from the genial sun • And virgin earth such scenes ensue, The force of Art by Nature seems outdone, And fancied beauties by the true : In happy climes, the seat of innocence, Where Nature guides and Virtue rules, Where men shall... "
The United States Democratic Review - Seite 493
1839
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The Winding Passage: Sociological Essays and Journeys

Daniel Bell - 1991 - 370 Seiten
...the likely disintegration of Russia and the eventual shift of world economic power to the Pacific. The Muse, disgusted at an age and clime, Barren of...waits a better time. Producing subjects worthy fame. Not such as Europe breeds in her decay; Such as she bred when fresh and young. When heavenly fame did...
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The New England Historical and Genealogical Register,: Volume 29 1875

New England Historic Genealogical Society Staff - 1995 - 513 Seiten
...Forty years before, they had committed to memory the stirring prediction of Bishop Berkeley : — " The muse, disgusted at an age and clime Barren of...waits a better time Producing subjects worthy fame. ****** There shall be sung another golden age, The rise of empire and of arts, The good and great inspiring...
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"Asylum for Mankind": America, 1607-1800

Marilyn C. Baseler - 1998 - 353 Seiten
...that would vitiate all local attempts at regeneration. Only in America could his plan succeed, where the Muse disgusted at an age and clime Barren of every...glorious theme. In distant lands now waits a better time — In 1735, James Thomson's epic poem Liberty promoted the settlement of Georgia, a similar project...
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Poems of Nation, Anthems of Empire: English Verse in the Long Eighteenth Century

Suvir Kaul, Professor Suvir Kaul - 2000 - 337 Seiten
...Prospect of Planting Arts and Learning in America" (written in 1726) is a good instance of this sentiment: The Muse, disgusted at an age and clime Barren of...waits a better time, Producing subjects worthy fame. (lines 1-4) Berkeley promises "another golden age, / The rise of empire and of the arts," but not "such...
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Reagan, In His Own Hand: The Writings of Ronald Reagan that Reveal His ...

Ronald Reagan - 2001 - 550 Seiten
...as we can see in "Berkeleys" — "Verses On the Prospect of Planting Arts and Learning in America." "The Muse, disgusted at an age and clime Barren of...waits a better time, Producing subjects worthy fame." This stanza shows the growing disgust with all the classic subjects so worn out in Europe. The last...
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Bartlett's Poems for Occasions

Geoffrey O'Brien, Billy Collins - 2007 - 544 Seiten
...AND BARBARA HARSHAV TROM THE AMERICAN STORY On the Prospect of Planting Arts and Learning in America The Muse, disgusted at an Age and Clime Barren of...Earth such Scenes ensue, The Force of Art by Nature seems outdone, And fancied Beauties by the true: In happy Climes the Seat of Innocence, Where Nature...
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Print the Legend: Photography and the American West

Martha A. Sandweiss - 2002 - 402 Seiten
...bishop George Berkeley sat down to reflect with bittersweet melancholy upon England's cultural decline. "The Muse, disgusted at an age and clime / Barren of every glorious theme" had already fled: England was in decay. But culture's muse seemed poised to rule again in the North...
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The Cambridge Companion to Berkeley

Kenneth P. Winkler, Kenneth Winkler - 2005 - 454 Seiten
...VERSES ON AMERICA1 VERSES BY THE AUTHOR, ON THE PROSPECT OF PLANTING ARTS AND LEARNING IN AMERICA. The Muse, disgusted at an Age and Clime, Barren of...Earth such Scenes ensue, The Force of Art by Nature seems outdone, And fancied Beauties by the true: In happy Climes the Seat of Innocence, Where Nature...
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The Atlantic Enlightenment

Susan Manning, Francis D. Cogliano - 2008 - 209 Seiten
...transposes time and space, projecting the rise and fall of empires onto the movement of European migration: The Muse, disgusted at an age and clime Barren of...waits a better time, Producing subjects worthy fame ... There shall be sung another golden age, The rise of empire and of arts, The good and great inspiring...
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