... a river play their soothing part; rustic buildings, farms or cottages, the familiar church, replace the fabrics of a landscape garden in this pastoral setting; ... the aquot; noble savageaquot; he brings back from Oceania and introduces to the Court, kindle anew the dream about exotic countries. After Bougainvillea#39;s voyage to Tahiti, people read passionately his Voyage autour du monde (1771) at the very moment whenanbsp;...
|Title||:||Eugenius, Or, Anecdotes of the Golden Vale|
|Publisher||:||Presses Univ. du Mirail - 1996|