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" The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that many poor supplied ; Space for his lake, his park's extended bounds, Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds... "
Burton - Página 66
por Ronald M'Chronicle (pseud.) - 1825
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Poems of Nation, Anthems of Empire: English Verse in the Long Eighteenth Century

Suvir Kaul, Professor Suvir Kaul - 2000 - 337 páginas
...(lines 55-63), and in particular by the estate-building activities of the "man of wealth and pride" who Takes up a space that many poor supplied; Space for...bounds, Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robbed the neighbouring field of half their growth....
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The British Country House in the Eighteenth Century

Christopher Christie - 2000 - 333 páginas
...closed parishes was immense. Whole villages were demolished or moved away from the owner's mansion. 90 The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that many poor supply'd Space for his lake, his park's extended bounds Space for his horses, equipage and hounds ....
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Acts of Narrative

Carol Jacobs, Henry Sussman - 2003 - 273 páginas
...was transformed into an artificial wilderness, "extended" for hunting and sport, not for agriculture: The man of wealth and pride, Takes up a space that...horses, equipage, and hounds. — "Deserted Village," 276-7912 As the farmlands surrounding the deserted village are transformed into the wilderness of the...
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The English Garden: A Social History

Charles Quest-Ritson - 2003 - 280 páginas
...green: One only master grasps the whole domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain. . . . The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that...bounds, Space for his horses, equipage and hounds; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken cloth Has robb'd the neighbouring fields of half their growth;...
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Environmentalism: Critical Concepts, Volumen4

David Pepper, Frank Webster, George Revill - 2003 - 448 páginas
...construction of just such a park is made to symbolise the death of the natural English national virtues: . . . The man of wealth and pride. Takes up a space that...supplied: Space for his lake. his park's extended bounds. Thus fares the land. by luxury betray'd In nature's simplest charms at first arrayed. But verging to...
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Environmentalism: Critical Concepts, Volumen2

David Pepper, Frank Webster, George Revill - 2003 - 608 páginas
...landscaped garden can be constructed: One only master grasps the whole domain with the consequence that The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that many poor supplied Space for his lakes, his park's extended bounds Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds. Two natures: industrial...
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Culture in Eighteenth-Century England: A Subject for Taste

Jeremy Black - 2007 - 272 páginas
...complained in the Deserted Village (1770) about the tyrant that had destroyed 'sweet Auburn' village: The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that...bounds Space for his horses, equipage and hounds. Although a benign account of the countryside drew on the conventional contrast of rural virtue with...
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Jane Austen in Context

Jane Austen - 2005 - 467 páginas
...The Deserted Village (1770) castigated the Brownian improvements of the 'man of wealth and pride' who 'takes up a space that many poor supplied; / Space...bounds, / Space for his horses, equipage and hounds' (lines 275-8). A little later, William Cowper, in Book III of The Task (1785), viewed Brown as an 'omnipotent...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - 2006 - 486 páginas
...our gains. This wealth is but a name That leaves our useful products still the same. Not so the loss. The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that...bounds, Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth Has robbed the neighbouring fields of half their growth;...
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Globalisation and Its Discontents

Stan Smith - 2006 - 214 páginas
...balanced but unstable and asymmetric, where, if 'The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay', and 'The man of wealth and pride/ Takes up a space that many poor supplied'. The concept of 'supply' reverberates through the poem, an ironic commentary on those laws of supply...
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