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" And upon the beasts were there strong towers of wood, which covered every one of them, and were girt fast unto them with devices: there were also upon every one two and thirty strong men, that fought upon them, beside the Indian that ruled him. "
Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and ... - Page 435
by Sir Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell - 1903 - 1021 pages
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Pseudodoxia Epidemica: Or, Enquiries Into Very Many Received Tenents, and ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Common fallacies - 1658 - 326 pages
...and thus are a!lb the towrcd Elephants defcribed, МлсслЬ. 2.6. Upon the beads there were ftrong towers of wood, which covered every one of them, and were girt fail unto them by devices : there were alfo upon every one of them thirty two urong men, bdldc the...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1856
...wheresoever the beast was, and whithersoever the beast went they accompanied him. And upon the animals there were strong towers of wood, which covered every one of them, and were girt fast upon them with devices. There were also upon every one thirty-two strong men, that fought upon him,...
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Historical Researches on the Wars and Sports of the Mongols and Romans: In ...

John Ranking - Great Britain - 1826 - 516 pages
...this, for every beast were ordained five hundred horsemen of the best. And upon the beasts, were there strong towers of wood, which covered every one of...them with devices: there were also upon every one, two-and-thirty strong men, that fought upon them, beside the Indian that ruled him. Now, when the sun...
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Orlando Innamorato Di Bojardo: Orlando Furioso Di Ariosto, Volume 2

Matteo Maria Boiardo - Italian poetry - 1830
...guided them." Vol. ip 270. In our version of the apocryphal books the words are : "And upon the beasts there were strong towers of wood, which covered every...one, two and thirty strong men, that fought upon them besides the Indian that ruled him." 1. Maccabees, chap. vi. v. 37.' Note 1451. Wooden towers, either...
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The menageries: Quadrupeds, described and drawn from living subjects..

James Rennie - Elephants - 1831
...whithersoever the beast went, they went also, neither departed they from him. And upon the beasts were there strong towers of wood, which covered every one of...them with devices ; there were also upon every one thirty-two strong1 men, that fought upon him, beside the Indian that ruled him." The same history presents...
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The Menageries: Quadrupeds Described and Drawn from Living Subjects

James Rennie - Mammals - 1831
...whithersoever the beast went, they went also, neither departed they from him. And upon the beasts were there strong towers of wood, which covered every one of...them with devices ; there were also upon every one thirty-two strong men, that fought upon him, beside the Indian that ruled him." The same history presents...
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The Five Books of Maccabees in English

Bible - 1832 - 462 pages
...whithersoever the beast went, they went also, neither de37 parted they from him. And upon the beasts there were strong towers of wood, which covered every...devices : there were also upon every one, two and thirty1' strong men' who fought upon them, be38 sides the Indian who ruled him. As for the remnant...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Including His Life and Correspondence, Volume 3

Sir Thomas Browne - Gardening - 1835
...by Alexander ; and thus are also the towered elephants described, Maccabees ii, 6. Upon the beasts4 there were strong towers of wood, which covered every one of them, and were girt fast unto them by devices ; there were also upon every one of them thirty-two strong men, beside the Indian that ruled...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Pseudoxia epidemica, books 4-7. The garden of ...

Sir Thomas Browne - 1835
...by Alexander ; and thus are also the towered elephants described, Maccabees ii, 6. Upon the beasts 4 there were strong towers of wood, which covered every one of them, and were girt fast unto them by devices ; there were also upon every one of them thirty-two strong men, beside the Indian that ruled...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 164

Families - 1844
...soever the beast went, they went also, neither departed they from him. And upon the beasts were there strong towers of wood, which covered every one of them, and were girt fast unto them with de. vices ; there were also upon every one thirty-two strong men, that fought upon him, besides the...
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