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Observations on the Remains of Ancient Egyptian Grandeur and Superstition ...
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according afterwards ages alluded ancient animals antiquity appear Asia astronomical avatar Babylon called canal circumstance columns concerning considerable considered construction cubits deity denominated Diodorus early earth Egypt Egyptian empire engraved equal erected evident exist fact feet figures fish formed former given gold golden Greek hand head height Herodotus human hundred immense important Indian inhabitants kind king known lake learned length less manner mark means mentioned mountains nature Nile noticed obelisk object observed original Osiris particular period Persian pillars plant Pliny Plutarch portion preceding present preserved priests principal probably proved race reader reason recorded remains remark represented resembling respect river ruins sacred says scripture seems seen serpent species statue stones supposed symbol talents temple thousand tion travellers twelve vast venerated walls whole worship