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for it does not rise quite to a point, and the want , scens a blemish. Thether such a mixture of contrarier length of time be encacing can bo mown only to those w. to the spot. It certainly at first sicht rivets the atte conical hill is the most striking object; in such a situat. core strance, more fantastic, than the rude sapos which arı it; and together they suit the character of the place, where to have delichted to bring distancos together; where two rivors inculphed many milos asunder, issue from thoir subterraneous pas. the one often ruddy when the other is clear, within a 1 w puces ou other; but they appear, only to lose th crisolves acain, ani ii mediat unite their stroais, just in ti e to fall together into another curru which also runs throuch the carden. Such whimsical wonders, howevor, their effect, when represented in a picture, or mimicked in (round arti. ficially laia. They there want that vastness which constitutes their force; that reality which ascertains the caprico. is accidents they ay surprise; but they aare not objects or choice.

XI. To determine choice to its proper objects is the pu:pose of tho forecoinc observations. one of the principles unon which they are founded will be applicable also, and perhaps without further explunation, to the other constituent parts of tho scenes of nature: toy will there be often nore obviGQR than in Cround. but this is not a place for the conparison; the subject now is ground only. It is not, hoever, foreien to that subject to observe, that the orrects which have been reco: ended may sometimes be produced by wood alone, without any alteration in tho cround itself: a tedious continued lino may by such moans be broken; it is usual for this purpose to place several little clumps alonc a brow; but if they are small and numerous, the artifice is weak and apparent: an equal number of trees collected into one or two large masses, and dividing the line into vory unequal parts, is le s suspicious, and obliterates the idea of sameness with more cortainty. here several sinilar lines are seen tocether, if one be planted, and th: oth r bare, they becomo contrasts to each other. A hollow in certain situations has beon mentioned as a disapideable interruption in a continued surface; but filled with wood, the heads of the trees supply the vacancy; the il recularity is preserved; cvon the inequalities of the depth are in some reasure shown; and a continuation of surface is provided. lisino {'roun! any, on the other hand, be in appearanco raised still hi her, by coverine it with vood, oi n mble crowth towards the botton, and cradually taller as it ascends. An additional nark of the inclination of falline cround nay also be obtained by placing a few troos in the sale direction, which will strongly point out the way; whereas plantations athwart a descent, badster up the cround, and check tho fall; but obliquely crossinc it, they will often divert the ceneral tendency; the cround will in sode measure assune their direction, and they will make a variety, not a cont adiction, Hedces, or continued plantations, carried over uneven cround, ronder the irrecularity more conspicuous, and froquontly mark little inequaliti os, which would otherwise oscape observation: or if a lino or trees run close upon the edge of an abrupt fall, they civo it depth and importance. By such means a view may be inproved; by si iilar means, in more confined spots, very material purposes may be answered.

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