Handbook to the Antiquities in the British Museum: Being a Description of the Remains of Greek, Assyrian, Egyptian and Etruscan Art Preserved There, with Numerous Illustrations
Murray, 1851 - Всего страниц: 472
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altar ancient animals appears arranged artists Assyria Athens bas-relief bearing belonged body bronze building bust called carrying cast character collection colour considerable consisting contain covered decorated Deities described discovered early Edition Egypt Egyptian executed face feet female figures flourish four fragments frieze front Greek ground hair head Heracles History holding horses indicate inscribed inscription interesting Italy King legs lines lion lower male marble monument mummy Museum notice objects offering originally ornaments painted perhaps period Persian person placed Plates portion Portrait Post 8vo present preserved probably remains remarkable representation represented resemblance right hand Roman Room scene sculptures seated Second Second Edition sepulchral shape shoulders side similar slab specimens standing statue stone style supposed tablet Temple third tomb upper various vases Vols walls warrior wearing whole wings Woodcuts youthful
Стр. 370 - And forty days were fulfilled for him ; for so are fulfilled the days of those which are embalmed : and the Egyptians mourned for him threescore and ten days.
Стр. 481 - DAVY'S (SiR HUMPHRY) Consolations in Travel ; or, Last Days of a Philosopher. Fifth Edition. Woodcuts. Fcap. 8vo. 6s. Salmonia; or, Days of Fly Fishing. With some Account of the Habits of Fishes belonging to the genus Salmo. fourth Edition. Woodcuts. Fcap. 8vo. 6s. DENNIS' (GEORGE) Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria ; or, the extant Local Kemains of Etruscan Art.
Стр. 116 - ... then, let the divinest of the muses, let Astronomy approach, and take him by the hand ; let her ' Come, but keep her wonted state, With even step and musing gait, And looks commercing with the skies, Her rapt soul sitting in her eyes.