Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 13 on ... consisted of a broad flat blade, furnished with a deep tooth or barb at the side,....
" ... consisted of a broad flat blade, furnished with a deep tooth or barb at the side, having a strong rope of considerable length attached to its upper end, and running over the notched summit of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head or blade,... "
Topography of Thebes, and general view of Egypt. Being a short account of ... - Page 224
by John Gardner Wilkinson (sir.) - 1835
Full view - About this book

The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 25

Reuben Percy, John Timbs - 1835
...broad, flat blade; furnished with a deep tooth, or barb, at the side, having attached to its tipper end a strong rope of considerable length, running...frequently receiving additional wounds, and being entangled by other nooses, which the attendants held ready, as it was brought within their reach. •...
Full view - About this book

Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians: Including Their ..., Volume 3

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Agriculture - 1837
...of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head or blade, like a common javelin. It was thrown in the same manner, but on striking, the shaft fell,...to the boat, from which it again plunged, and the i"• HA SF, ff +hft HI F PO POTAM r 3 . •V • •..}it.^5 "ii IB arxxunp/tmed tyluti ul\\l Jren...
Full view - About this book

The Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians: Including Their ..., Volume 3

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Egypt - 1847
...of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head or blade, like a common javelin. It was thrown in the same manner, but on striking, the shaft fell,...to the boat, from which it again plunged, and the * Egypt and Thebes, p. 226. P1.XY CH /VS E. of lhŤ HIPPOPOTAMU3 The '"haaseur is accompanied by hi?...
Full view - About this book

NOTES, CRITICAL, ILLUSTRATIVE, AND PRACTICLE. ON THE BOOK OF JOB: WITH A NEW ...

ALBERT BARNES - 1852
...of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head or blade, like a common javelin. It was thrown in the same manner, but on striking, the shaft fell,...remained in the body of the animal, which, on receiving the wound, plunged into deep water, the rope having been immediately let out. When fatigued by exertion,...
Full view - About this book

A Popular Account of the Ancient Egyptians, Volume 1

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Egypt - 1854
...remained in the body of the animal ; which, on receiving a wound, plunged into deep water, the line having been immediately let out. When fatigued by...frequently receiving additional wounds, and being entangled by other nooses, which the attendants held in readiness, as it was brought within their reach....
Full view - About this book

A popular account of the ancient Egyptians, Volume 1

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Egypt - 1854 - 857 pages
...of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head, or blade, like a common javelin. It was thrown in the same manner; but, on striking, the shaft fell,...on receiving a wound, plunged into deep water, the line having been immediately let out. When fatigued by exertion, the hippopotamus was dragged to the...
Full view - About this book

A Popular Account of the Ancient Egyptians

Sir J. Gardner Wilkinson - 1854
...of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head, or blade, like a common javelin. It was thrown, in the same manner ; but, on striking, the shaft fell,...on receiving a wound, plunged into deep water, the line having been immediately let out. When fatigued by exertion, the hippopotamus was dragged to the...
Full view - About this book

Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science, and Literature, Volumes 1-2

James Hamilton - 1854
...of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head or blade, like a common javelin. It was thrown in the same manner ; but, on striking, the shaft fell,...on receiving a wound, plunged into deep water, the line having been immediately let out."f The attendants of a sportsman, when the creature was fatigued...
Full view - About this book

Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science, and Literature, Volume 1

James Hamilton - 1854
...of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head or blade, like a common javelin. It was thrown in the same manner; but, on striking, the shaft fell,...on receiving a wound, plunged into deep water, the line having been immediately let out."f The attendants of a sportsman, when the creature was fatigued...
Full view - About this book

Lake Ngami: Or, Explorations and Discoveries During Four Years' Wanderings ...

Charles John Andersson - Ngami, Lake (Botswana) - 1857 - 521 pages
...summit of a wooden shaft, which was inserted into the head or blade like a common javelin. It was thrown in the same manner, but, on striking, the shaft fell,...frequently receiving additional wounds, and being entangled by other nooses, which the attendants held in readiness as it was brought within their reach."...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF