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" All the pleasing illusions which made power gentle and obedience liberal, which harmonized the different shades of life, and which, by a bland assimilation incorporated into politics the sentiments which beautify and soften private society, are to be... "
The Port Folio - Page 550
1814
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The Great Tradition: A Book of Selections from English and American Prose ...

Edwin Greenlaw, James Holly Hanford - 1919 - 714 pages
...gentle, and obedience liberal, which harmonized the different shades of life, and which, by a blind en let the louns 1 beware, Sir ; There's wooden walls upon our seas, And volunteers on shore, Sir. are to be dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and reason. All the decent drapery oi' life...
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Selections

Edmund Burke - 1925 - 552 pages
...elegance, and gave a domination vanquisher of laws to be subdued by manners. But now all is to be changed. All the pleasing illusions which made power gentle...sentiments which beautify and soften private society, are to be dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and reason. All the decent drapery of life...
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The Iconography of Landscape: Essays on the Symbolic Representation, Design ...

Denis Cosgrove, Stephen Daniels - 1988 - 310 pages
...Burke observed, light was refracted to create a unifying atmosphere. But now all is to be changed. All the pleasing illusions which made power gentle,...sentiments which beautify and soften private society, are to be dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and reason.18 Burke warned the Duke of Bedford,...
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A Vindication of Political Virtue: The Political Theory of Mary Wollstonecraft

Virginia Sapiro - 1992 - 394 pages
...they proved in their treatment of King Louis XVI and, even more significantly, of Marie Antoinette. All the pleasing illusions, which made power gentle,...sentiments which beautify and soften private society, are to be dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and reason. All the decent drapery of life...
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Culture and Criticism in Henry James

Dietmar Schloss - 1992 - 158 pages
...performed this 'stripping' on a large scale. In a well-known passage of the Reflections, Burke complains: All the pleasing illusions, which made power gentle,...harmonized the different shades of life, and which, by bland assimilation, incorporated into politics the sentiments which beautify and soften private society,...
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A Vindication of Political Virtue: The Political Theory of Mary Wollstonecraft

Virginia Sapiro - 1992 - 394 pages
...alive, even in servitude itself, the spirit of an exalted freedom" (89). Burke most feared the loss of "all the pleasing illusions, which made power gentle, and obedience liberal," which were being "dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and reason": On this scheme of things,...
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Evolution et révolution(s) dans la Grande-Bretagne du XVIIIe siècle

Paul-Gabriel Boucé - 1993 - 212 pages
...to the nakedness not of abstract reason but of man's primitive state : But now all is to be changed. All the pleasing illusions, which made power gentle,...sentiments which beautify and soften private society, are to be dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and reason. All the decent drapery of life...
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Satire and Sentiment, 1660-1830: Stress Points in the English Augustan Tradition

Claude Julien Rawson - 2000 - 332 pages
...reason, but of man's primitive state. The full paragraph reads as follows: But now all is to he changed. All the pleasing illusions, which made power gentle,...assimilation, incorporated into politics the sentiments which heautify and soften private society, are to he dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and...
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Modern Political Thought: Readings from Machiavelli to Nietzsche

David Wootton - 1996 - 964 pages
...and gave a domination, vanquisher of laws, to be subdued by manners. But now all is to be changed. are to be dissolved by this new conquering empire of light and reason. All the decent drapery of life...
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The Sublime: A Reader in British Eighteenth-Century Aesthetic Theory

Andrew Ashfield, Peter de Bolla - 1996 - 332 pages
...elegance, and gave a domination vanquisher of laws, to be subdued by manners. But now all is to be changed. All the pleasing illusions, which made power gentle, and obedience liberal, which harmonised the different shades of life, and which, by a bland assimilation, incorporated into politics...
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