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This goodly frame the earth

Francis Tiffany

This goodly frame the earth

stray impressions of scenes, incidents and persons in a journey touching Japan, China, Egypt, Palestine and Greece

by Francis Tiffany

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Published in Boston, New york, Mifflin and Company .
Written in English

    Places:
  • East Asia,
  • Middle East,
  • Egypt
    • Subjects:
    • Voyages and travels.,
    • East Asia -- Description and travel.,
    • Middle East -- Description and travel.,
    • Egypt -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Francis Tiffany.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS8 .T56
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 364 p.
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6951243M
      LC Control Number05003687
      OCLC/WorldCa4750180

      This goodly frame, the earth, seems to me a sterile promontory, this most excellent canopy, the air, look you, this brave o'erhanging firmament, this majestical roof fretted with golden fire, why, it appears no other thing to me than a foul and pestilent congregation of vapours. This goodly frame the earth; stray impressions of scenes, incidents and persons in a journey touching Japan, China, Egypt, Palestine and Greece / 5 Info about the book Author/5(4).

      The simple raw imagery of THE GOOD EARTH won Pearl S. Buck the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in Its poignant portrayal of a poor farmer's life and his bond with the land is as relevant to our own ancestral roots as it is to rural China. Wang Lung, the central figure around which the entire narrative revolves, is a man of many complexities. "I have of late, but wherefore I do not know, lost all my mirth, forgone all custom of exercises, and, indeed, it goes so heavily with my disposition that this goodly frame, the earth, seems to me a sterile promontory " (Act 2 Scene 2).

        DIVThis book goes to the heart of the unfolding reality of the twenty-first century: international efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions have all failed, and before the end of the century Earth is projected to be warmer than it has been for 15 million years. The question “can the crisis be avoided?” has been superseded by a more frightening one, “what can be done to prevent the 5/5(1). When I behold this goodly Frame, this World. Of Heav'n and Earth consisting, and compute, Thir magnitudes, this Earth a spot, a graine, Plac'd Heav'n from Earth so farr, that earthly sight, If it presume, might erre in things too high, Book 8 ( version) By John Milton.


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When I behold this goodly Frame, this World [ 15 ] Of Heav'n and Earth consisting, and compute, Thir magnitudes, this Earth a spot, a graine, An Atom, with the Firmament compar'd And all her numberd Starrs, that seem to rowle Spaces incomprehensible (for such [ 20 ] Thir distance argues and thir swift return Diurnal) meerly to officiate light.

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Buck published in that dramatizes family life in a Chinese village in the early 20th century. It is the first book in a trilogy with Sons () and A House Divided (). It was the best-selling novel in the United States in both andwon the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction inand was influential in Buck's winning the Nobel Prize for Author: Pearl S.

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- Novem Subject: Great Book. This is the first book I read in my life. Reviewer: ShareKhoo - favorite favorite favorite favorite favorite. - Aug Subject: Accurate depiction of the Chinese culture.

Historical fiction at its best. Doesn't feel like fiction at all. I am a Chinese living in Asia and the Chinese beliefs Pages: I have of late—but wherefore I know not— lost all my mirth, forgone all custom of exercises; and indeed, it goes so heavily with my disposition that this goodly frame, the earth, seems to me a.

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The Good Earth, novel by Pearl Buck, published in The novel, about peasant life in China in the s, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in The Good Earth follows the life of Wang Lung from his beginnings as an impoverished peasant to his eventual position as a prosperous landowner.

He is aided immeasurably by his equally humble wife, O-Lan, with whom he shares a devotion. My title, “Goodly Frame, Spotty Globe”, quotes from two of the greatest writers of the Renaissance, both of whom spent considerable time in Italy, even in Padova.

I refer of course to those distinguished Italian poets, William Shakespeare and John by: 1. with my disposition that this goodly frame, the Earth, seems to me a sterile promontory; this most excellent canopy, the air, look you, this brave o’erhanging firmament, this majestical roof, fretted with golden fire—why, it appeareth nothing to me but a foul and pestilent congregation of vapors.

What a piece of work is a man, how noble in. Pearl S. Buck was born on Jin Hillsboro, West Virginia. Pearl began to publish stories and essays in the s, in magazines such as The Nation, The Chinese Recorder, Asia, and The Atlantic Monthly.

Her first novel, East Wind, West Wind, was published by the John Day Company in InJohn Day published Pearl’s second novel, The Good Earth/5().For some purposes the Earth cannot be taken as a totally “goodly” inertial frame because its motion is accelerated. Calculate the accelerations associated with a) the Earth’s rotation about its axis (assume an equatorial point), b) the Earth’s orbital motion about the SunFile Size: KB.