The pigment Cassel earth. which became known in England as Vandyke brown
from around 1790, is of a singular brown drabness. [t is an 'earth' only in so far as
it is taken from the ground; this is no mineral, but an organic material derived ...
Author: Philip Ball
Publisher: Random House
Colour in art - as in life - is both inspiring and uplifting, but where does it come from? How have artists found new hues, and how have these influenced their work? Beginning with the ancients - when just a handful of pigments made up the artist's palette - and charting the discoveries and developments that have led to the many splendoured rainbow of modern paints, Bright Earth brings the story of colour spectacularly alive. Packed with anecdotes about lucky accidents and hapless misfortunes in the quests for new colours, it provides an entertaining and fascinating new perspective on the science of art.
Author: Space Telescope Science Institute (U.S.)Publish On: 1990
The bright earth will be used to test each of the detectors ; powered to their
nominal operating voltages each IDT will integrate on the target through a
selected 1 . 0 arcsec aperture for twelve different PAD settings . After each
integration a dark ...
from day had left their fair bright homes above to , vested mountains , while the
carol is sung , and mingle with the glad rejoicings of the Church the Christmas
chimes peal forth again from on earth , that one lamb more had sought re-
By the sun ' s benignant beams of light and heat the earth rejoices today as it has
ever done since , by the divine fiat , it became the centre of our system . The
world ' s unwithered countenance is bright as at creation ' s day . The sun is
But never , since bright earth was born In rapture of the enkindling morn , Might
godlike wrath and sunlike scorn That was and is And shall be while false weeds
are worn Find word like his . Above the rude and radiant earth That heaves and ...
No gloom on the earth , And no cloud in the sky , For the sparkle of youth Is still bright in the eye . But the dew it will vanish , The flower will decay , And the rose -
hues of morning Will wither away ; A gloom will hang over The earth and the sky
The face of nature suggested there the simple tale which speaks of Persephonê
as stolen away , but brought back to her mother by a covenant insuring to her a
longer sojourn on the bright earth than in the shadowy kingdom of Hades .
Came - crowding thick as flowers that play In summer winds , the young and gay
And beautiful of this bright earth . And she was there , and ' mid the young And
beautiful stood first , alone ; Though on her gentle brow still hung The shadow I ...
The flower - clad earth Is ever looking in the sky ' s sweet face , And from a
thousand stars is heard the song , Her beauty ... A thousand nameless charms
are scattered round , With all the glorious lavishment of love , And earth is one bright ...
Author: Elizabeth Osgood Goodrich WillardPublish On: 1867
The conjugal relation is most beautifully symbolized by the union of the rotary
and orbital motions of the earth . ... of the body asunder , or like wrenching the
members from their centers , or like changing the bright earth to a dark , frozen
Author: Queen's University in Ireland (DUBLIN)Publish On: 1854
Hesperus entreats thy light , Goddess , excellently bright . Earth , let not thy
envious shade Dare itself to interpose ; Cynthia's shining orb was made Heaven
to clear when day did close . Bless us then with wished light , Goddess ,
His little spirit now is free , Free from all earthly pain ; His little form no more can
be In the bright earth again . His little life was short on earth , Being but three
years old ; His little form so full of mirth , Now the cold earth enfold . In her
In this religious calm of night , Behold , with finger tall and bright , Each tapering
spire points to the sky , In a fond , holy ... The trees send forth their shadows long
In gambols o ' er the earth , To chase each other ' s innocence In quiet , holy ...
And the earth's sweet changes Are a quiet past , Whose soft action ranges O'er
the solemn waste , And where green grass ... Whether night's strong motion ,
Without sound or tool , The bright earth and ocean Strives to overrule , Lights
Ninip went in front and cast down , 47. the spirits carried destruction , 48. in their
glory they swept the earth ; 49. of Vul the flood reached to heaven . 50. The bright earth to a waste was turned , it swept , COLUMN III . 1. the surface of the earth ...
... the destroyer Nergal overturned ; Ninip went in front , and cast down ; the
spirits carried destruction ; in their glory they swept the earth : of Vul the flood ,
reached to heaven . the bright earth to a waste was turned ; the surface of the
earth , like ...
... destruction ; 100 . in their glory they swept the earth ; 101 . of Vul the flood ,
reached to heaven ; 102 . the bright earth to a waste was turned ; 103 . the
surface of the earth , like . . . . it swept ; 104 . it destroyed all life , from the face of
the earth .
Whose smile awakes o'er earth's rekindling face The boundless blush of spring ;
O first and best ! ... dew - bright earth , and colour'd air , He looks in boundless
majesty abroad ; And sheds the shining day , that burnish'd plays On rocks , and
Author: Rev.Henry Mason Baum,Edited By.Publish On: 1883
... glory they swept the earth , the flood of Vul reached to heaven . The bright earth to a waste was turned , the surface of the earth it swept , it destroyed all life
from the face of the earth . The strong deluge over the people reached to heaven