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[ Prospectus for] The antiquities of England and Wales

Francis Grose

[ Prospectus for] The antiquities of England and Wales

being a collection of views of the most re,arkable ruins and antient buildings, accurately drawn on the spot : to each view is added, an historical account of its situation, when and by whom built, with every interesting circumstance relating thereto : collected from the best authorities

by Francis Grose

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Published by Printed for S. Hooper ... in London .
Written in English

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  • Great Britain -- Antiquities

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    Statementby Francis Grose.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[14] p. :
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19534252M

    Ashur lived at the city Nineve; and named his subjects Assyrians, who became the most fortunate nation, beyond others. It hath been accustomed, that at either castle there hath beene two standinge porters, who have by course every other weeke held the staff, and given attendance at the gate during one whole yeare, begininge at Michallmas; the said porters to be nominated by the constable, and then allowed by the lieutent and governour, and two standinge watchmen in like manner for the nightlie watchinge upon the walls; and every officer, souldier, and servant, is to doe his pettie watch fiom May till Michallmas. Now Abram, having no son of his own, adopted Lot, his brother Haran's son, and his wife Sarai's brother; and he left the land of Chaldea when he was seventy-five years old, and at the command of God went into Canaan, and therein he dwelt himself, and left it to his posterity. The tale itself, which is partly autobiographical, partly by a sympathizing friend, has its scenes laid in various countries of Europe, and shows no inconsiderable acquaintance with the higher phases of life in France and Italy. The King's Libraryon the ground floor of the East Wing, was handed over inand was described as one of the finest rooms in London.

    Now when Moses was desirous to teach this lesson to his countrymen, he did not begin the establishment of his laws after the same manner that other legislators did; I mean, upon contracts and other rights between one man and another, but by raising their minds upwards to regard God, and his creation of the world; and by persuading them, that we men are the most excellent of the creatures of God upon earth. Only objects that are less than years old, that are made substantially of gold or silver, that have been deliberately hidden with the intention of recovery and whose owners or heirs are unknown will come into this category. It terminated in seven heads, in one row, all standing parallel to one another; and these branches carried seven lamps, one by one, in imitation of the number of the planets. Scottish finds should not be purchased without documentation proving that they have been disclaimed see below.

    It terminated in seven heads, in one row, all standing parallel to one another; and these branches carried seven lamps, one by one, in imitation of the number of the planets. The high priest's mitre was the same that we described before, and was wrought like that of all the other priests; above which there was another, with swathes of blue embroidered, and round it was a golden crown polished, of three rows, one above another; out of which arose a cup of gold, which resembled the herb which we call Saccharus; but those Greeks that are skillful in botany call it Hyoscyamus. Sainsbury, Da Ewan Xian. When he heard that, he offered a sacrifice to God, as he commanded him. Ask for a copy of all appropriate documentation if there was a legal obligation to report the find. After which, before he built his altar, where the birds of prey flew about, as desirous of blood, a Divine voice came to him, declaring that their neighbors would be grievous to his posterity, when they should be in Egypt, for four hundred years; 20 during which time they should be afflicted, but afterwards should overcome their enemies, should conquer the Canaanites in war, and possess themselves of their land, and of their cities.


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[ Prospectus for] The antiquities of England and Wales by Francis Grose Download PDF Ebook

Thobel founded the Thobelites, who are now called Iberes; and the Mosocheni were founded by Mosoch; now they are Cappadocians. In the trustees purchased the 69 houses surrounding the museum with the intention of demolishing them and building around the west, north and east sides of the museum.

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The second row contained a carbuncle, a jasper, and a sapphire. Before government purchased the royalty of the place, this fortress was garrisoned by troops kept in pay by the lord of the island. The inhabitants continue to bury within and about its walls This edifice was never very large; its whole length from east to west measuring only seventy-six feet, and its breadth twenty.

There was also a girdle sewed to the breastplate, which was of the forementioned colors, with gold intermixed, which, when it had gone once round, was tied again upon the seam, and hung down. These inhabited from Cophen, an Indian river, and in part of Asia adjoining to it. Nay, they added to this their disobedience to the Divine will, the suspicion that they were therefore ordered to send out separate colonies, that, being divided asunder, they might the more easily be Oppressed.

Abram therefore gave thanks to God for these blessings; and then he, and all his family, and his son Ismael, were circumcised immediately; the son being that day thirteen years of age, and he ninety-nine. So did Riphath found the Ripheans, now called Paphlagonians; and Thrugramma the Thrugrammeans, who, as the Greeks resolved, were named Phrygians.

Moreover, Moses, [ Prospectus for] The antiquities of England and Wales book the seventh day was over 1 begins to talk philosophically; and concerning the formation of man, says thus: That God took dust from the ground, and formed man, and inserted in him a spirit and a soul.

Now Abram, having no son of his own, adopted Lot, his brother Haran's son, and his wife Sarai's brother; and he left the land of Chaldea when he was seventy-five years old, and at the command of God went into Canaan, and therein he dwelt himself, and left it to his posterity.

In England and Wales the Portable Antiquities Scheme is a voluntary scheme to record archaeological objects found by the public. And, besides these, they bring two kids of the goats; the one of which is sent alive out of the limits of the camp into the wilderness for [ Prospectus for] The antiquities of England and Wales book scapegoat, and to be an expiation for the sins of the whole multitude; but the other is brought into a place of great cleanness, within the limits of the [ Prospectus for] The antiquities of England and Wales book, and is there burnt, with its skin, without any sort of cleansing.

Its bishop is stiled bishop of Sodor and Man, but, though formerly a baron, has no seat in the English House of Peers. In Scotland there is a legal obligation to report all finds of archaeological objects under Treasure Trove. At length the gave him leave to dig a well without disturbance.

They were joined in by the "Old Royal Library", now the Royal manuscriptsassembled by various British monarchs. It was granted planning permission in December and was completed in time for the Viking exhibition in March And going gradually on, he came to Mount Sinai, in three months' time after they were removed out of Egypt; at which mountain, as we have before related, the vision of the bush, and the other wonderful appearances, had happened.

A superb chromo-lithographic facsimile of this is now preparing, limited to 1, copies, and to be issued to subscribers at ten guineas each.

Now they were the grandchildren of Noah, in honor of whom names were imposed on the nations by those that first seized upon them. He tasted it; and perceiving that the people knew not what it was, and thought it snowed, and that it was what usually fell at that time of the year, he informed them that this dew did not fall from heaven after the manner they imagined, but came for their preservation and sustenance.

But she said she would first inform her brother Laban, and, if he gave her leave, she would conduct him in. But as soon as they saw him joyful at the promises he had received from God, they changed their sad countenances into gladness.

These first of all descended from the mountains into the plains, and fixed their habitation there; and persuaded others who were greatly afraid of the lower grounds on account of the flood, and so were very loath to come down from the higher places, to venture to follow their examples.

But for the seven others, [Eueus,] Chetteus, Jebuseus, Amorreus, Gergesus, Eudeus, Sineus, Samareus, we have nothing in the sacred books but their names, for the Hebrews overthrew their cities; and their calamities came upon them on the occasion following. They also at this participation of the first-fruits of the earth, sacrifice a lamb, as a burnt-offering to God.

For indeed Seth was born when Adam was in his two hundred and thirtieth year, who lived :nine hundred and thirty years. For further information and advice contact the Environment and Heritage ServiceNorthern Ireland see contacts.

It is a book certain to excite a wide curiosity. Arphaxad named the Arphaxadites, who are now called Chaldeans.

He went no more up to Mount Sinai; but he went into the tabernacle, and brought back answers from God for what he prayed for. Its doors and windows seem to have been circular. Now all the writers of barbarian histories make mention of this flood, and of this ark; among whom is Berosus the Chaldean.The Open University is incorporated by Royal Charter (RC ), an exempt charity in England & Wales and a charity registered in Scotland (SC ).

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