Five kids, a farm, and dizzying allegory.
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Writings by Thomas Cole
Essay on American Scenery1836
The good, the enlightened of all ages and nations, have found pleasure and consolation in the beauty of the rural earth.
Sicilian Scenery and Antiquities — Part 11844
The pleasure of traveling, it seems to me, is chiefly experienced after the journey is over; when we can sit down by our own snug fire-side, free from all fatigues and annoyances...
Sicilian Scenery and Antiquities — Part 21844
We see that nations have sprung from obscurity, risen to glory, and decayed. Their rise has in general been marked by virtue; their decadence by vice, vanity, and licentiousness. Let us beware!