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THE

WORKS OF EDMUND BURKE,

WITH A MEMOIR.

IN THREE VOLUMES.

VOL. I.

NEW YORK:

GEORGE DEARBORN, PUBLISHER.

SOLD BY B. & s. COLLINS, NEW YORK; HILLIARD, GRAY, & co.,
BOSTON; DESILVER, JR., & co., PHILADELPHIA; AND

CUSHING & SONS, BALTIMORE.

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Infinity in pleasing Objects

62 Taste and Smell

80

Difficulty

ib. The Sublime and Beautiful compared ib.

Magnificence

63

Light

ib.

PART IV.

Light in Building

64

Of the efficient cause of the Sublime and

Colour considered as productive of the

Beautiful

ib.

Sublime

ib.

Association

81

Sound and Loudness

ib.

Suddenness

Cause of pain and Fear

ib.

65

Continued

82

Intermitting

ib.

How the Sublime is produced

The Cries of Animals .

ib.

ib.

How Pain can be a cause of Delight 83

Smell and Taste. Bitters and Stenches ib.

Feeling. Pain

Exercise necessary for the finer Organs ib.

66

Why things not dangerous sometimes

produce a passion like Terrour ib.

PART III.

Why visual objects of great dimensions

are Sublime

84

Of Beauty

66

Unity, why requisite to Vastness

ib

Proportion not the cause of Beauty in

The artificial Infinite

88

Vegetables

67 The vibrations must be similar

ib

Proportion not the cause of Beauty in The effects of succession in visual objects

Animals

68

explained

ib

Proportion not the cause of Beauty in

Locke's opinion concerning Darkness con-

the Human Species

69

sidered

80

Proportion further considered

71

Darkness terrible in its own nature

8

Fitness not the cause of Beauty

72

Why darkness is terrible

ib

The real effects of Fitness

73

The effects of Blackness

The Recapitulation

74

The effects of Blackness moderated

Perfection not the cause of Beauty ib.

The physical cause of Love

89

How far the idea of Beauty may be ap-

Why Smoothness is Beautiful

ib

plied to the qualities of the mind ib.

Sweetness, its nature

9

How far the idea of Beauty may be ap Sweetness relaxing

it

plied to virtue

75

Variation why beautiful

9

The real cause of Beauty

ib.

Concerning Smallness

il

Beautiful objects small

Smoothness

76

Gradual Variation

ib.

PART V.

Delicacy

ib.

Beauty in colour

77 Of Words

Recapitulation

ib. The common effect of Poetry, not by rais-

The Physiognomy

ib. ing ideas of things

The Eye

ib. General words before ideas-

Ugliness

78 The effect of Words

Grace

ib. Examples that words may affect without

Elegance and Speciousness

ib. raising images

The Beautiful in Feeling

ib. Poetry not strictly an imitative art

The Beautiful in Sounds

79 How Words influence the Passions

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