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...Knight, Richard Payne Richard Payne Knight was born at Wormesley Grange in Herefordshire on 15 February 1750 and died in London on 23 April 1824. He was educated at home, but toured Italy and the Continent from 1867 for several years. He...

A Letter To Uvedale Price, Esq.

Aesthetics and The Picturesque 1795-1840 : Volume 5: Essays On The Picturesque As Compared With The Sublime and The Beautiful III

Bloomsbury Academic, 2001

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...sir,I Am much obliged by your attention, in having directed your bookseller to send me an early copy of your ingenious work. It has been my companion during a long journey, and has furnished me with entertainment, similar to that which I...

Appendix.

Aesthetics and The Picturesque 1795-1840 : Volume 5: Essays On The Picturesque As Compared With The Sublime and The Beautiful III

Bloomsbury Academic, 2001

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...Mr. knight, in his advertisement to the second edition of his Analytical Inquiry, has made a kind of apology for the additional arguments he has inserted against Mr. Burke's theories and mine: he seems conscious that some of these additions...

Preface.

Aesthetics and The Picturesque 1795-1840 : Volume 5: Essays On The Picturesque As Compared With The Sublime and The Beautiful III

Bloomsbury Academic, 2001

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...The following Dialogue is written in answer to a Note, which my friend Mr. Knight has inserted in the second edition of The Landscape. In that Note he has stated it as his opinion, that the distinction which I have endeavoured to establish...

Note Annexed To The Second Edition Of The Landscape.

Aesthetics and The Picturesque 1795-1840 : Volume 5: Essays On The Picturesque As Compared With The Sublime and The Beautiful III

Bloomsbury Academic, 2001

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...It is now, I believe, generally admitted, that the system of picturesque improvement, employed by the late Mr. Brown and his followers, is the very reverse of picturesque: all subjects for painting instantly disappearing as they advance...

A Dialogue On The Distinct Characters Of The Picturesque and The Beautiful in Answer to the Objections of Mr. Knight

Aesthetics and The Picturesque 1795-1840 : Volume 5: Essays On The Picturesque As Compared With The Sublime and The Beautiful III

Bloomsbury Academic, 2001

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...Mr. howard and Mr. Hamilton, two gentlemen remarkably fond of pictures, were on their return from a tour they had been making through the north of England. They were just setting out on their walk to a seat in the neighbourhood, where...