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" the house was too small to inhabit, and too large to hang to ' one's watch,' cannot depreciate the taste that reigns in the whole. The larger court, dignified by picturesque cedars, and the classic scenery of the small court that unites the old and new... "
London, by David Hughson - Page 525
by Edward Pugh - 1809
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The Palladian Revival: Lord Burlington, His Villa and Garden at Chiswick

John Harris, Professor of Bioethics and Applied Philosophy Director of the Center for Social Ethics and Policy John Harris - 1994 - 280 pages
...Mereworth. Only a few comments survive that record contemporary criticism: Lord Hervey's witticism 'the house was too small to inhabit, and too large to hang on one's watch'," or his paraphrase of an epigram in Martial (50th, 12th book, 2 last of 8 lines):...
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