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Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petraea and the Holy Land, Volume 1
John Lloyd Stephens
Volledige weergave - 1849
ancient appearance Arab arms asked bank beautiful Bedouins boards boat body buried Cairo called camels carried cataracts chamber character Christian coming containing convent covered cross dark dead desert door Edition Egypt Egyptian English eyes face feeling feet followed foot four gave give ground half hands head heard holy hour hundred interest Italy journey land leave light living looked miles monks morning Mount mountains nature nearly never night Nile object once Pacha passed Paul perhaps pilgrims poor present probably pyramids received rest river rock ruins sand scene seemed seen side Sinai sitting soon standing stone stopped stranger tell temple tent Thebes things thought thousand told tombs took traveller turned valley walked walls whole wind wonder
Pagina 4 - LOGIC, or the Science of Inference. A Popular Manual. By J. Devey. MILLER (Professor). History Philosophically Illustrated, from the Fall of the Roman Empire to the French Revolution.
Pagina 4 - Thousand, and from 1 to 365 Days, in a regular progression of single Days ; with Interest at all the above Rates, from One to Twelve Months, and from One to Ten Years. Also, numerous other Tables of Exchanges, Time, and Discounts.
Pagina 18 - Kleber, the hero of many a bloody field, died ingloriously by the hands of an assassin. Crossing this square, he will plunge into the narrow streets of Cairo. Winding his doubtful and perilous way among tottering and ruined houses, jostled by camels, dromedaries, horses, and donkeys, perhaps he will draw up against a wall, and, thinking of plague, hold his breath, and screw himself into nothing, while he allows a corpse to pass, followed by a long train of howling women, dressed in black with masks...
Pagina 163 - So I went in and saw ; and, behold, every form of creeping things, and abominable beasts, and all the idols of the house of Israel, portrayed upon the wall round about.
Pagina 246 - And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter : therefore the name of it was called Marah.
Pagina 3 - ... COURSE of SERMONS for the YEAR; containing Two for each Sunday, and one for each Holyday ; abridged from the most eminent Divines of the Established Church, and adapted to the Service of the Day : intended for the Use of Families and Schools.
Pagina xiii - IT is to the discovery of the passage to India by the Cape of Good Hope, and...