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" ... marble, two fountains that spout water one round the other like a pyramid, upon which are perched small birds that stream water out of their bills : In the grove of Diana is a very agreeable fountain, with Actaeon turned into a stag, as he was sprinkled... "
Comments on the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher: With an Appendix, Containing ... - Page 394
by John Monck Mason - 1798 - 467 pages
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1795
...with Acbeon turned into a stag, as he was sprinkled by the goddess and the nymphs, with inscriptions. There is besides another pyramid of marble, full of...which spout upon all who come within their reach. From tie same itinerary <гае shall present our renders with the manner of celebrating harvest -home,...
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Comments on the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher, with an Appendix ..., Volume 2

John Monck Mason - 1798 - 67 pages
...a strange anachronism, and destroy both metre and sense. Paul Hentzer, who visited England in 1598, in his description of Nonsuch, the villa of Henry...SOPHOCLES........ Seven battles have I met thee, face to face,'". ' -* f * Bt : And given thee blow for blow, and wound for wound, i- And,till thou taught'st mo, knew...
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The History and Survey of London and Its Environs from the ..., Volume 4

B. Lambert - London (England) - 1806
...Actaeon turned into a stag, as he was sprinkled by the goddess and her nymphs, with inscriptions. " There is besides, another pyramid of marble, full of concealed pipes, which spout upon all who rome within their reach. " Of this description, Mr. Walpole, afterwards Earl ofOrford, who published...
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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII.

Paul Hentzner - Great Britain - 1807 - 61 pages
...Actaeon turned into a stag, as he was sprinkled by the goddess and her njmr.hs, \\iih inscriptions. There is besides another pyramid of marble full of concealed pipes, which spirt upon all who come within their reach. Returned from hence to LONDON. A SHORT BE3C3OPTION V OF...
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Love's cure; or, The martial maid. Women pleas'd. The night-walker; or, The ...

Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher - 1811
...scornful blood Into their eyes, durst come to tread on him. As for thy blows, they did not conquer me : Seven battles have I met thee face to face, And given thee blow for blow, and wound for wound, [tire : And, 'till thou taught'st me*, knew not to reThy sword was then as bold, thy arm as strong;...
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The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth: Among ..., Volume 1

John Nichols - England - 1823 - 602 pages
...with Actseon turned into a stag, as he was sprinkled by the goddess and her nymphs, with inscriptions. There is besides another pyramid of marble full of concealed pipes, which spirt upon all who come within their reach." Hentzner. — " We are apt to think that Sir William Temple...
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A topographical and statistical description of the county of Surrey

George Alexander Cooke - 1830
...with Acteon turned into a stag, as he was sprinkled by the goddess and her nymphs, with inscriptions. There is besides another pyramid of marble, full of concealed pipes, which spirt upon all who come within their reach." In the survey taken by order of the parliament in 1650,...
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An Encyclopędia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of ...

John Claudius Loudon - Gardening - 1835 - 1270 pages
...with Actaxm turned into a stag, as he was sprinkled by the goddess and her nymphs, with inscriptions. There is, besides, another pyramid of marble full of concealed pipes, which spirt upon all who come within their reach." Lysons, in his Environe of London, informs us, that "...
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A topographical history of Surrey, by E.W. Brayley assisted by J ..., Volume 4

Edward Wedlake Brayley - 1841
...with Action turned into a Stag, as he was sprinkled by the Goddess and her Nymphs, with inscriptions. There is besides another pyramid of marble full of concealed pipes, which spirt upon all who come within their reach."' In the Survey made by order of Parliament in 1650, and...
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Domestic Architecture: Containing a History of the Science, and the ...

Richard Brown (architect.) - Architecture, Domestic - 1841 - 342 pages
...fountain, with a statue of Actseon turned into a stag, as he was punished by the goddess and her nymphs. There is besides another pyramid of marble full of concealed pipes, which throw water upon all that come within their reach, (like that at Versailles in France.)" — (Hentzner's...
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