1) celadon. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth
Edition. 2000. |
...2. A type of pottery having a pale green glaze, originally produced in China. French, after Celadon, a character in L'Astree, a romance by Honore d'Urfe (1568-1625),...
2) Celadon. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...of Amelia, a "matchless beauty." Being overtaken by a storm, Amelia became alarmed, but Celadon, folding her in his arms, exclaimed, "'Tis safety to be near thee,...
3) 435. Greenness. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International
Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...crême de menthe [F.]. [PIGMENTS] terre verte [F.], viridian, bice, verditer, verdine, celadon. VERB: RENDER GREEN &c. adj.; green. ADJECTIVE: GREEN, verdant; glaucous,...
4) §9. The Heroic Couplet in Drama. I. Dryden. Vol. 8. The Age of Dryden. The
Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in
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...Garide); and the chief attraction of the play consists in the discoursive passages between Celadon and Florimel. In The Spanish Fryar, or The Double Discovery, again...
5) b. Political, Social, and Cultural Patterns. 2001. The Encyclopedia of
...emerged: that of the literati (nonprofessional) painter. Calligraphy also flourished. Koryo celadon ware showed Song influence, but it is considered even better than...
6) §7. His frequent vagueness of Description, and striking Incidental
Digressions. V. Thomson and Natural Description in Poetry. Vol. 10. The Age
of Johnson. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An
Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...three in number, two are in Summer. A description of a thunderstorm suggests the story of Celadon and Amelia, the lovers separated by a fatal thunderbolt. 47 This...
7) V. Thomson and Natural Description in Poetry: Bibliography. Vol. 10. The
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An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...Lieder, ed. Bodmer, J. J. 2nd edn. 1749. Containing translations (Lavinia, Damon, Celadon und Amalia) of three episodes from The Seasons. Rosenzweig, C. F. von. Die...