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" kept the bodies of their anceftors in houles adorned at a very great expence; and had the pleafure to fee their forefathers, who had been dead many years before they were born, and to obferve all their features as well as if they were living. But it do.es... "
A companion to the Liverpool museum - Page 81
by William Bullock (F.L.S.) - 1808
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The World Displayed; Or, A Curious Collection of Voyages and Travels ...

Samuel Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith, Christopher Smart - Voyages and travels - 1760
...bodies much fuperior to either of the former ; for, according to him, their eyebrows and eyelames, with the form and appearance of the whole body, were...whence many of the Egyptians kept the bodies of their a-nceftors in houfes adorned at a very great expence, and had the pleafure to fee their forefathers,...
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A New Collection of Voyages, Discoveries and Travels: Containing ..., Volume 6

Voyages and travels - 1767
...former; for, according to him, their eyebrows and eyelafhes, with the form and appearance of the whols body, were fo well preferved, that they might be known...whence many of the Egyptians 'kept the bodies of their anceftors in houles adorned at a very great expence; and had the pleafure to fee their forefathers,...
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A New Collection of Voyages, Discoveries and Travels: Containing ..., Volume 6

Voyages and travels - 1767
...according to him, their eyebrows and eyelafhes, with the form and appearance of the whole body, were fb well preferved, that they might be known by their...whence many of the Egyptians kept the bodies of their anceilors in houfes adorned at a very great expeng: ; and had the pleafure to fee their forefathers,...
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The Modern Traveller: Being a Collection of Useful and ..., Volume 1

Voyages and travels - 1776
...it ; for thus were they commonly embalmed. Diodorus fays, their very eye-brows and eye-lafhes, and the form and appearance of the whole body, were fo...preferved, that they might be known by their features ; and on this account, many Egyptians kept the bodies of their anceftors in their houfes, finely and...
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A Companion to the London Museum and Pantherion: Containing a Brief ...

William Bullock - Natural history - 1813 - 151 pages
...their eye-brows and eye-lashes, with the form and appearance of the whole body, were so well preserved, that they might be known by their features; whence many of the Egyptians kept the bodies of their ancestors in houses adorned at a great expense; and had the pleasure to see their forefathers for many...
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The World Displayed, Or, A Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 5

Voyages and travels - 1815
...eye-brows and eye-lashes, with the form and j appearance of the whole body, were so well preserved, that they might be known by their features: whence many of the Egyptians kept the bodies of their ancestors in houses adorned at a very great expence, and had the pleasure to see their forefathers,...
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