Art and Archaeology, Volume 7

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Archaeological Institute of America, 1918 - Archaeology
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Page 27 - It being one chief project of that old deluder Satan to keep men ' from the knowledge of the scriptures, as in former times by keeping them in an unknown tongue, so in these latter times by persuading from the use of tongues, (that so at least the true sense and meaning of the original might be clouded by false glosses of saint-seeming deceivers,) — (to the end) that learning may not be buried in the grave of our fathers in the church and commonwealth, the Lord assisting our endeavors, IT is THEREFORE...
Page 249 - HAIL to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert, That from heaven, or near it, Pourest thy full heart In profuse strains of unpremeditated art. Higher still and higher From the earth thou springest Like a cloud of fire; The blue deep thou wingest, And singing still dost soar, and soaring ever singest.
Page 15 - Yet I doubt not through the ages one increasing purpose runs, And the thoughts of men are widened with the process of the suns.
Page 129 - ... a sharp nose, hollow eyes, collapsed temples; the ears cold, contracted, and their lobes turned out: the skin about the forehead being rough, distended, and parched; the color of the whole face being green, black, livid, or lead-colored.
Page 84 - La Villa Real de Santa Fe de San Francisco," "The Royal City of the Holy Faith of St. Francis.
Page 218 - Discoveries and their Bearing upon the New Testament and upon the Life and Times of the Primitive Church, by Camden M.
Page 165 - Titus was come into this [upper] city, he admired not only some other places of strength in it, but particularly those strong towers which the tyrants in their mad conduct had relinquished; for when he saw their solid altitude, and the largeness of their several stones, and the exactness of their joints, as also how great was their breadth, and how extensive their length, he expressed himself after the manner following: "We have certainly had God for our assistant in this war, and it was no other...
Page 27 - It is therefore ordered, that every township in this jurisdiction, after the Lord hath increased them to the number of fifty householders, shall then forthwith appoint one within their town to teach all such children as shall resort to him to write and read...
Page 13 - The Way of the Martyrs,' and this a monument to their memory. "Again, the New Mexico missions were built by the hands of Indian workmen. Into them was wrought the character of that remarkable race. Their buildings came from the soil. You see their architectural motives in the mesas and cliffs on which, and of which, their towns were built. The long history of that race is in this building. It is a tribute to their life in nature. "Again, it embodies the finest elements of the churches in which our...
Page 135 - It appears to have been a wooden erection with gates ; and when Queen Elizabeth went to St. Paul's to return thanks for the defeat of the Spanish Armada the waits of the city were placed " over the gate of the Temple bar.

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