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" Whenever he passes a cross-way, he bathes his head. For the benefit of a special purification, he invites the priestesses to his house ; who, while he stands reverently in the midst of them, bear around him an onion or a little dog. "
History of the Transmission of Ancient to Modern Times, Together with the ... - Page 381
by Isaac Taylor - 1889 - 401 pages
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1826
...pollution. On the fourth and seventh days of the month, he directs mulled wine to be prepared for the family ; and going himself to purchase myrtles and...goddess he ought to propitiate. Before he is initiated into the mysteries he attends to receive instruction every month, accompanied by his wife, or by the...
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The Characters of Theophrastus [tr. by I. Taylor] illustr. by physiognomical ...

Theophrastus - 1831
...pollution. On the fourth and seventh days of the month he directs mulled wine to be prepared for the family; and going himself to purchase myrtles and...instruction every month, accompanied by his wife, or by the none and his children. Whenever he passes a cross-way he bathes his head. For the benefit of a special...
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The Children's missionary newspaper [sometimes entitled The Children's ...

Christian Henry Bateman - 1854
...he goes to the seer to know what he is to do. If in his walks an owl flies past, he is horrorstruck. As often as he has a dream, he runs to the interpreter to inquire what it means. Whenever he passes a cross way he bathes his head. W hen he wishes to be...
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The Testimony of the Heathen to the Truths of Holy Writ: A Commentary on the ...

Thomas Street Millington - Bible - 1863 - 648 pages
...of the earth."-—EURIP. Ijjhiy. in Taur. v. 1260. " The superstitious man, whenever he has a dream, runs to the interpreter, the soothsayer, or the augur,...inquire what god or goddess he ought to propitiate." THEOPHKAST. charact. rxx. " Mardonius sent a Lydian to consult the oracle of Amphiaraus. The Lydian,...
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Greece, ancient and modern, lects

Cornelius Conway Felton - 1867
...myrtle and frankincense, he returns, and spends the day in crowning the statues of Hermes and Aphrodite. As often as he has a dream, he runs to the interpreter,...inquire what god or goddess he ought to propitiate. Whenever he passes a cross-way, he bathes his head. For the benefit of a special purification, he invites...
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Greece, Ancient and Modern: Lectures Delivered Before the Lowell ..., Volume 1

Cornelius Conway Felton - Greece - 1867
...myrtle and frankincense, he returns, and spends the day in crowning the statues of Hermes and Aphrodite. As often as he has a dream, he runs to the interpreter,...inquire what god or goddess he ought to propitiate. Whenever he passes a cross-way, he bathes his head. For the benefit of a special purification, he invites...
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Greece, Ancient and Modern: Lectures Delivered Before the Lowell Institute

Cornelius Conway Felton - Greece - 1877
...he returns, and spends the day in crowning the statues of Hermes and Aphrodite. As often as he lias a dream, he runs to the interpreter, the soothsayer,...inquire what god or goddess he ought to propitiate. Whenever he passes a cross-way, he bathes his head. For the benefit of a special purification, he invites...
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Greece, Ancient and Modern: Lectures Delivered Before the Lowell Institute

Cornelius Conway Felton - Greece - 1896
...myrtle and frankincense, he returns, and spends the day in crowning the statues of Hermes and Aphrodite. As often as he has a dream, he runs to the interpreter,...inquire what god or goddess he ought to propitiate. Whenever he passes a cross-way, he bathes his head. For the benefit of a special purification, he invites...
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