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The Greater Perfection

Wit and Mirth  Or  Pills to Purge Melancholy
Author: Francis H. Cabot
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393041897
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Les Quatre Vents in Charlevoix County, Quebec, has been acclaimed as the most aesthetically satisfying and horticulturally exciting landscape experience in North America. The garden seamlessly combines elements from the best gardening traditions with the original and the unexpected into a splendid composition that is nevertheless perfectly compatible with its natural surroundings. The Greater Perfection illustrates the delights, diversions, and surprises that await a visitor to these extraordinary gardens. The book chronicles the family origins of Les Quatre Vents as well as the story of its expansion during the last twenty-five years. Author Francis Cabot's account of the challenges of developing and enlarging Les Quatre Vents reveals the fascinating process behind the creation of a world-class garden that has become a mecca for horticultural enthusiasts from around the globe. Featuring photographs by five of today's leading garden photographers, this is one of the most beautiful books on gardens to appear in years. 382 color photographs, 25 black-and-white photographs.
The Greater Perfection
Language: en
Pages: 327
Authors: Francis H. Cabot
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Les Quatre Vents in Charlevoix County, Quebec, has been acclaimed as the most aesthetically satisfying and horticulturally exciting landscape experience in North America. The garden seamlessly combines elements from the best gardening traditions with the original and the unexpected into a splendid composition that is nevertheless perfectly compatible with its
Greater Perfections
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: John Dixon Hunt
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Greater Perfections explores the meanings of "garden" and its relationship to other interventions into the natural world. But above all, it offers a new and challenging account of the role of representation in garden art.Journal
Approaching the Great Perfection
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Sam Van Schaik
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-08 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Dzogchen, the Great Perfection, is the highest meditative practice of the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism. Approaching the Great Perfection looks at a seminal figure of this lineage, Jigme Lingpa, an eighteenth-century scholar and meditation master whose cycle of teachings, the Longchen Nyingtig, has been handed down through generations as
The Great Orators of the Reformation Era
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Martin Luther, John Calvin, John Knox, Hugh Latimer, Huldreich Zwingli, Francois Fenélon
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-13 - Publisher: Gideon House Books
An absolute goldmine, this book contains a collection of brief biographies of the 17 greatest preachers of the Reformation Era; and includes a sermon written by each of them. Modern readers will be deeply moved and inspired by the words of these humble giants of the faith who were used
Historical Collections of the Great West
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Henry Howe
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1856 - Publisher:
Books about Historical Collections of the Great West
From Mother to Son
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Henry Howe
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
Marie de l'Incarnation (1599 - 1672), renowned French mystic and founder of the Ursulines in Canada, abandoned her son, Claude Martin, when he was a mere eleven years old to dedicate herself completely to a consecrated religious life. In 1639, Marie migrated to the struggling French colony at Quebec to
Delphi Collected Works of Thomas Aquinas (Illustrated)
Language: en
Pages: 6548
Authors: Thomas Aquinas
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-12 - Publisher: Delphi Classics
The thirteenth century Italian Dominican friar, Thomas Aquinas was a philosopher, theologian and jurist in the tradition of scholasticism. His two masterpieces, the Summa Theologiae and Summa contra Gentiles, helped develop the classical systematisation of Latin theology, while as a poet he produced some of the finest eucharistic hymns in
The Great Beginning of Citeaux
Language: en
Pages: 664
Authors: E. Rozanne Elder
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-01 - Publisher: Liturgical Press
In the closing decades of the twelfth century, the Cistercian Order had become an important ecclesiastical and economic power in Europe. Yet it had lost its influential spokesman, Bernard of Clairvaux, and as the century drew to a close, religious sensibilities were changing. The new mendicant orders, the Franciscans and
The History of Peter the Great, Emperor of Russia
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Voltaire
Categories: Russia
Type: BOOK - Published: 1853 - Publisher:
Books about The History of Peter the Great, Emperor of Russia
The Soul
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: John Patrick Rowan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-18 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
Psychology that ignores the soul is indeed an odd sort of psychology. But such it is in many colleges today. On the basis of thoroughgoing materialism it has to be nothing more than the physiology of the nervous system. Hence a sound philosophical study of the soul is timely. Where